Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital
600 5th Street South
Research & Education Building, 4th Floor
St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Direct phone: (727) 767-6856
Toll-free: (800) 456-4543 Ext. 76856
Total transplants by cell source
- Marrow: 28
- PBSC: 15
- Cord Blood: 0
- Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 18
About the center
Our FACT-accredited program was established in 1986 and has been performing unrelated transplants since 1990. We have three Ronald McDonald houses and 4 individual family apartments. Our Bone Marrow Transplant unit is HEPA filtered and parents can spend the night. Our team is dedicated to using an integrated family-centered approach to provide excellent patient care and innovative research opportunities.
This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1986 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since February 1998.
Adult - Deepakbabu Chellapandian, Kevin McNerney, Benjamim Oshrine
Pediatric - Deepakbabu Chellapandian, Kevin McNerney, Benjamim Oshrine
Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord
Cord blood transplants performed on
Other programs and services
Our transplant center has an Academic Advisor on staff as well as Child -life Therapists, a Music Therapist, a chaplain and two Family Advocates to assist patients and families in their transplant journey. The Ronald McDonald House is free of charge, donations are welcome. and our Social Worker can provide information to nearby hotels that offer discounts if our Ronald McDonald Houses are fully occupied.
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 2017, 2018, 2019, 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 58 patients.
The actual 1-year survival of these patients is 86.1%.
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 76.5% and 94.1%.
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, 2019 to December 31st, 2020 as reported by the centers)
|Both marrow & PBSC
Transplants by disease
Number of transplants by age reported from January 1, 2019 to December 31st, 2020 (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.)