Thalassemia Treatment Centers

Below are the locations and contact information for each of the thalassemia treatment centers previously funded by CDC.

Map of Selected Thalassemia Centers: Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Cornell University, Los Angeles, Oakland and Philadelphia

Texas Children's Hospital (Houston)Children’s Health DallasBoston Children's Hospital Penn Comprehensive Adult Thalassemia Program, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago Weill Medical College of Cornell University The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Northern California Comprehensive Thalassemia Center The Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles

Selected Thalassemia Treatment Centers

The Children’s Hospital of BostonExternal

Director: Erica Esrick, MD
Contact: Jennifer Eile, NP
(617) 355-8246

The Children’s Hospital of Los AngelesExternal

Director: Tom Coates, MD
Contact: Susan Carson
(323) 361-4132

Northern California Comprehensive Thalassemia CenterExternal

Director  Elliott Vichinsky, MD
Contact: Raquel Manzo
(510) 428-3347

The Children’s Hospital of PhiladelphiaExternal

Director: Janet L. Kwiatkowski, MD
Contact: Stephanie Kent,, RN
(267) 600-2010

Penn Comprehensive Adult Thalassemia Program, Hospital of the University of PennsylvaniaExternal

Director: Farzana Sayani MD, MSc
Contact: Jennifer Cohen, RN
(215)-615-6555

Lurie Children’s Hospital of ChicagoExternal

Director: Alexis Thompson, MD
Contact: Janice Beatty
(312) 227-4813

Weill Medical College of Cornell UniversityExternal

Director: Sujit Sheth, MD
Contact: Dorothy Kleinert
(212) 746-3404

Children’s Healthcare of AtlantaExternal

Director: Jeanne Boudreaux, MD
Contact: Laurie Thomas
(404) 785-3529

Children’s Health DallasExternal

Director: Zora R. Rogers, MD
Contact: Megan Dallas, NP
(214) 456-6102

Texas Children’s Hospital External

Director: Donald Mahoney, MD
Contact: (832) 822-4213