St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place
Memphis, TN 38105-3678
Direct phone: (901) 595-4055
Toll-free: (888) 226-4343
Total transplants by cell source
- Marrow: 45
- PBSC: 79
- Cord Blood: 1
- Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 20
About the center
Our hospital treats pediatric patients with malignant or non-malignant diseases with autologous or allogeneic transplantation. Our program is strong in unrelated and mismatched related donor transplants. Our center's goal is to provide outstanding patient care while advancing the science of transplantation.
This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1982 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since February 1993.
Adult - Rebecca Epperly, Stephen Gottschalk, Renee Madden, Ewelina Mamcarz, Swati Naik, Esther Obeng, Amr Qudeimat, Akshay Sharma, Ashok Srinivasan, Aimee Talleur, Brandon Triplett, Paulina Velasquez
Pediatric - Rebecca Epperly, Stephen Gottschalk, Renee Madden, Ewelina Mamcarz, Swati Naik, Esther Obeng, Amr Qudeimat, Akshay Sharma, Ashok Srinivasan, Aimee Talleur, Brandon Triplett, Paulina Velasquez
Marrow/PBSC and single cord
Cord blood transplants performed on
Other programs and services
Housing Options provided: Tri Delta House, Ronald McDonald House, Target House
Ancillary Services: School Program, Parent Mentor Program, Fertility Clinic, transportation services/ZipCars, meal cards/grocery giftcards, concierge services.
Overall center survival
Patient survival information for this center
This center's actual 1-year survival results are similar to the expected rate for this center.
The survival information we have for this center includes ONLY:
- Patients who had their FIRST ALLOGENEIC transplant (cells from a related or unrelated donor/cord blood) during 2019, 2020, 2021, and
- Who had their transplant at a U.S. transplant center, and
- Who had follow-up information provided by the transplant center for analysis
For this center, we have survival information for 149 patients.
The actual 1-year survival of these patients is 85.7%.
Compared to similar patients transplanted at all centers in the U.S., we expect that the 1-year survival for patients at this center to be in a range between 77.5% and 89.0%.
For help with understanding these statistics, please see Understanding Transplant Outcomes.
For overall survival for all patients transplanted with a specific disease, please see U.S. Patient Survival report at bloodcell.transplant.hrsa.gov.
Transplants reported (From January 1, 2020 to December 31st, 2021 as reported by the centers)
|Both marrow & PBSC
Transplants by disease
Number of transplants by age reported from January 1, 2020 to December 31st, 2021 (includes marrow, PBSC and cord blood)
Treatments may be similar for diseases within a group. It might be helpful to look at centers that have done transplants for a specific disease and centers that have done transplants for any corresponding broad disease categories.
Centers are not required to report autologous transplants so the numbers might be incomplete.
More information about transplants for this disease can be found:
Transplant center resources
Transplant center coordinator:
Be The Match patient navigators
Patient navigators can answer your questions about choosing a transplant center and provide support and education to help you throughout your transplant journey.
Inside the United States: 1 (888) 999-6743
Outside the United States: 1 (763) 406-3410.
(Long distance or international charges may apply.)
This center has separate survivorship programs for adult and pediatric patients.
Please select the program you are interested in.