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Evelio Domingo Perez Albuerne, MD, PhD

The Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders

Blood and Marrow Transplantation

Children’s Research Institute (CRI)
Center for Cancer and Immunology Research
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Specialties: Leukemia, Neuroblastoma , Allogeneic Blood and Marrow Transplantation, Autologous Blood and Marrow Transplantation

Board CertificationsAmerican Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics/Hematology-Oncology
Foreign LanguagesSpanish
National Provider Identifier1376622431

Service LocationsChildren's National Medical Center - Sheikh Zayed Campus for Advanced Children's Medicine
111 Michigan Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20010
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Phone: 202-476-5000

Children's Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders of Northern Virginia

6565 Arlington Boulevard, Suite 200
Falls Church, VA 22042
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Phone: 703-531-DOCS (3627)
Fax: 703-531-1590

** Physicians are employed by Pediatric Specialists of Virginia


Evelio D. Perez-Albuerne, MD, PhD, is a pediatric oncologist at Children's National with a special interest in blood and marrow transplantations.
TypeSchoolLocationDegreeField of StudyYears
Undergraduate Education Yale University New Haven, CTBachelor of Science 1981 -1985
Graduate Education Yale University New Haven, CTMaster of Science 1981 -1985
Medical School Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Baltimore, MDDoctor of Medicine 1985 -1993
Graduate Education Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Baltimore, MDDoctor of Philosophy 1985 -1993
National & International Recognitions
Top DoctorsU.S. News and World Report2011

Affiliations and Memberships
TitleInstitutionCommittee / SectionYears
MemberAmerican Association for the Advancement of Scienc2000 - 2009
MemberChildren’s Oncology Group2000 - 2009
MemberChildren's Oncology GroupDown syncrome myeloid leukemia study committee2004 - 2009
Journal Article, Baker, K.S., Eapen, M., Gross, T.J., Kamani, N.R., Klein, J., Lipton, J.M., Perez-Albuerne, E., Woolfrey,A., and Kamani, N.R. (2008), Outcome of Unrelated Donor Stem Cell Transplantation for Children with Severe Aplastic Anemia, British Journal of Haematology, 141, 2, 216-223.

Journal Article, Kamani, N.R., Lafond, D., Loechelt, B., Packer, R.J., Perez-Albuerne, E., MacDonald, T.J., Rood, B., Thorarinsdottir, H.K. (2007), Outcome for Children < 4 Years of Age with Malignant Central Nervous System Tumors Treated with High Dose Chemotherapy and Autologous Stem Cell Rescue, Pediatric Blood and Cancer, 48, 278-284.

Book Chapter, Kamani, N.R., Perez-Albuerne, E., Wong, E.C. (2006), Bone Marrow Transplantation, In Kamani, N.R., Perez-Albuerne, E., Wong, E.C., Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Journal Article, Kamani, N., LaFond, D., Loechelt, B., MacDonald, T., Packer, R.J., Perez-Albuerne, E., Rood, B., Thorarinsdottir, H. (2005), Outcome for Children =3 Years of Age with Malignant Brain or Spinal Cord Tumors Treated with High Dose Chemotherapy with Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Rescue, PAS, 57, 403.

Journal Article, Luban, N.L.C., Moscow, J.A., Perez-Albuerne, E., and Wong, E. (2005), Transfusion Management Strategies: A Survey Practicing Pediatric Hematologists/Oncologists Specialists, Pediatric Blood & Cancer, 44, 119-127.

Journal Article, Kamani, N.R., Khatua, S., Kumar, S., Markle, B., Perez-Albuerne, E. (2004), Intracranial Metastasis Presenting as Isolated Pituitary Involvement in Congenital Disseminated Neuroblastoma, Pediatric Blood & Cancer, 42, 384-387.

Journal Article, Debelak, J., Kamani, N., Kaucic, K., Luban, N.L.C., Loechelt, B., Perez-Albuerne, E., Wong, E.C. (2004), Utility of the Hematopoietic Progenitor Cell (HPC) Hematologic Parameter To Predict Mobilization Status In Pediatric Patients With Solid Tumors Undergoing Autologous Peripheral Blood Stem Cell (PBSC) , Pediatric Academic Society, 1726.

Book Chapter, Nekhai, S., Perez-Albuerne, E., Petryshyn, R.A. (2002), RNA-dependent Protein Kinases, In Nekhai, S., Perez-Albuerne, E., Petryshyn, R.A. , RNA Binding Proteins: New Concepts in Gene Regulation, New York, NY, Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Journal Article, Nathans, D., Perez-Albuerne, E., Sanders, L.K., Schatteman, G. (1993), Transcriptional Regulatory Elements Downstream of the JunB Gene, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 90, 11960-11964.

Journal Article, Lanahan, A., Nathans, D., Perez-Albuerne, E., Ryder, K. (1989), Jun-D: A Third Member of the Jun gene Family, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 86, 1500-1503.

For a more comprehensive list of publications for Evelio Perez Albuerne, MD, PhD view the National Library of Medicine’s PubMed online database

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