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The University of Kansas Cancer Center

Location

The University of Kansas Cancer Center
Division of Hem/Blood & Marrow Transplant
2330 Shawnee Mission Parkway
Suite 209, Mail Stop 5026
Westwood, KS 66205
Direct phone: (913) 588-9821

Total transplants by cell source

From January 1, 2019 to December 31st, 2020
  • Marrow: 109
  • PBSC: 124
  • Cord Blood: 3
  • Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 309
Performs adult transplants

Overview

Founded in 1977, our program is FACT accredited and provides an experienced multidisciplinary team and state-of-the-art treatment options that only a premier academic medical center can provide. We offer autologous, matched allogeneic, haplo-identical & cord blood transplantation, and offer CAR T-cell therapy and a multitude of other investigational clinical trial protocols.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1977 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since September 1994.

Attending physicians

Adult - Haithim Abdelhakim, Sunil Abhyankar, Nasheen Ahmed, Rajat Bansal, Tara Lin, Joseph P. McGuirk, Muhammed Mushtaq, Leyla Shune, Anurug Singh

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Adult only

Other programs and services

Housing for caregiver/recipient at American Cancer Society (ACS) Hope Lodge.

About the center

Overview

Founded in 1977, our program is FACT accredited and provides an experienced multidisciplinary team and state-of-the-art treatment options that only a premier academic medical center can provide. We offer autologous, matched allogeneic, haplo-identical & cord blood transplantation, and offer CAR T-cell therapy and a multitude of other investigational clinical trial protocols.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1977 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since September 1994.

Attending physicians

Adult - Haithim Abdelhakim, Sunil Abhyankar, Nasheen Ahmed, Rajat Bansal, Tara Lin, Joseph P. McGuirk, Muhammed Mushtaq, Leyla Shune, Anurug Singh

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Adult only

Other programs and services

Housing for caregiver/recipient at American Cancer Society (ACS) Hope Lodge.

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:

  1. Patients who had their FIRST ALLOGENEIC transplant (cells from a related or unrelated donor/cord blood) during 2017, 2018, 2019, and
  2. Who had their transplant at a U.S. transplant center, and
  3. Who had follow-up information provided by the transplant center for analysis

For this center, we have survival information for 346 patients.

The actual 1-year survival of these patients is 74.8%.

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 71.3% and 80.0%.

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.

Total transplants

Total transplants


545

Transplants reported (From January 1, 2019 to December 31st, 2020 as reported by the centers)

Marrow PBSC Cord blood Total
Allogeneic
Related donor 28 90 0 118
Unrelated donor 81 34 3 118
Total allogeneic 109 124 3 236
Autologous
Both marrow & PBSC
309
-- 309
Total combined
542 3 545

Transplants by disease

All diseases

Number of transplants by age reported from January 1, 2019 to December 31st, 2020 (includes marrow, PBSC and cord blood)

0-18 19-44 45-64 65+ Total
Related 0 28 61 29 118
Unrelated 0 32 54 32 118
Autologous 0 35 155 119 309
Total 0 95 270 180 545

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:

Additional information

Transplant center resources

Transplant center coordinator:
Tricia Rasmussen
(913) 588-2470
Email: trasmussen2@kumc.edu

If you have questions about costs and financial services at this center, please call the transplant center's direct phone number.

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.)

Email: patientinfo@nmdp.org

Survivorship program

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