University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital
1611 NW 12th Ave
Holtz East Tower Room 6005F
Miami, FL 33136
Direct phone: (305) 585-7359
Total transplants by cell source
- Marrow: 8
- PBSC: 16
- Cord Blood: 0
- Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 9
About the center
The University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Unit is a seven-bed unit located at Holtz Children's Hospital, part of UM/JMH. Outpatient care is provided at UM's Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center. A multidisciplinary approach is utilized to meet the special needs of patients.
This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1994 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since July 2007.
Adult - Warren Alperstein, Julio Barredo, David Crawford, Edward Ziga
Pediatric - Warren Alperstein, Julio Barredo, David Crawford, Edward Ziga
Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord
Cord blood transplants performed on
Other programs and services
Access to phase 1 protocols; Cellular therapy including CAR-T cell therapy; Homebound school program; Availability to the Ronald McDonald House which is located on campus. Hotel located near campus with discounted rates.
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 33 patients.
The actual 1-year survival of these patients is 84.6%.
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 78.8% and 99.2%.
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:
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.)
No survivorship program information is available. Contact the center for information about post-transplant care.