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University of California (UCLA)

Location

University of California (UCLA)
Stem Cell Transplant Program
924 Westwood Blvd., Suite 700
Mail Code 704946
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Direct phone: (310) 267-7198

Total transplants by cell source

From January 1, 2020 to December 31st, 2021
  • Marrow: 19
  • PBSC: 82
  • Cord Blood: 16
  • Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 182
Performs adult; pediatric transplants

Overview

UCLA provides excellent patient care working collaboratively with colleagues in multidisciplinary specialties. Adult and Pediatric Stem Cell transplants are provided as part of Standard of Care and Research protocols. Staff provide multidisciplinary clinical, as well as psychosocial support, in the inpatient and outpatient setting, to patients and families during the entire care continuum.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1973 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since August 1993.

Attending physicians

Adult - Wanxing Chai-Ho, Sven DeVos, Herbert Eradat, John Glaspy, Sarah Larson, Monica Mead, Caspian Oliai, Gary Schilller, John Timmerman, Steven Tsai, Patricia Young M.D.

Pediatric - Jacqueline Casillas, Gay Crooks, Satiro De Oliveira, Christopher Denny, Noah Federman, Brigitte Gomperts, Donald Kohn, Ted Moore

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Adult and pediatric

Other programs and services

Housing is available on campus for adult and pediatric patients and family members. Clinical, Social Work and Child Life staff work closely with patients and family members to assist with psychosocial and financial challenges during the entire transplant process.

About the center

Overview

UCLA provides excellent patient care working collaboratively with colleagues in multidisciplinary specialties. Adult and Pediatric Stem Cell transplants are provided as part of Standard of Care and Research protocols. Staff provide multidisciplinary clinical, as well as psychosocial support, in the inpatient and outpatient setting, to patients and families during the entire care continuum.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1973 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since August 1993.

Attending physicians

Adult - Wanxing Chai-Ho, Sven DeVos, Herbert Eradat, John Glaspy, Sarah Larson, Monica Mead, Caspian Oliai, Gary Schilller, John Timmerman, Steven Tsai, Patricia Young M.D.

Pediatric - Jacqueline Casillas, Gay Crooks, Satiro De Oliveira, Christopher Denny, Noah Federman, Brigitte Gomperts, Donald Kohn, Ted Moore

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Adult and pediatric

Other programs and services

Housing is available on campus for adult and pediatric patients and family members. Clinical, Social Work and Child Life staff work closely with patients and family members to assist with psychosocial and financial challenges during the entire transplant process.

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 2019, 2020, 2021, 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 191 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 73.7% and 84.7%.

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.

Number of adult transplants

Total adult transplants


273

Transplants reported (From January 1, 2020 to December 31st, 2021 as reported by the centers)

Marrow PBSC Cord blood Total
Allogeneic
Related donor 6 44 0 50
Unrelated donor 4 33 13 50
Total allogeneic 10 77 13 100
Autologous
Both marrow & PBSC
173
-- 173
Total combined
260 13 273

Number of pediatric transplants

Total pediatric transplants


26

Transplants reported (From January 1, 2020 to December 31st, 2021 as reported by the centers)

Marrow PBSC Cord blood Total
Allogeneic
Related donor 3 3 0 6
Unrelated donor 6 2 3 11
Total allogeneic 9 5 3 17
Autologous
Both marrow & PBSC
9
-- 9
Total combined
23 3 26

Transplants by disease

All diseases

Number of transplants by age reported from January 1, 2020 to December 31st, 2021 (includes marrow, PBSC and cord blood)

0-18 19-44 45-64 65+ Total
Related 7 20 24 5 56
Unrelated 11 26 15 9 61
Autologous 9 27 84 62 182
Total 27 73 123 76 299

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:
Leah Bailey
(310) 267-7190
Email: leahbailey@mednet.ucla.edu

Financial representative:
Bernadette Montoya
(424) 440-3241
Email: bmontoya@mednet.ucla.edu

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

This center has separate survivorship programs for adult and pediatric patients.
Please select the program you are interested in.