We have pulled together teams of specialists with expertise in treating specific blood disorders, such as sickle cell disease, so that you can feel comforted that you’re receiving the best care. Learn more about our sickle cell program team.
Our Division of Hematology is one of the largest pediatric hematology programs in the country. Our pediatric hematology specialists are recognized leaders in the field, which helps us deliver advanced care for rare conditions, such as anemia, hemophilia and histiocyte disorders. In addition, our team of physicians and therapists are experts in caring for kids. We have our own blood bank and we are a nationally recognized buddy program for our chronically transfused patients with sickle cell anemia.
Children have complex blood clotting systems that change as they grow. At Children’s National, our understanding of pediatric blood disorders and the many ways in which they affect your child’s well-being helps us deliver the best care.
Highlights of our program include:
For more information or to make an appointment, call us at 202-476-7060. Your appointment may be available as a telehealth visit - for new and existing patients.
If your child is an existing patient, you can schedule their appointments online through the MyChildrensNational patient portal. Learn more information about the patient portal and how to sign up.
Saved by a bone marrow donation from her brother, Davis, and strengthened by a personalized T-cell therapy post transplant, Molly’s life is back on track and she’s dancing again.
Division Chief, Hematology
Director, Comprehensive Sickle Cell Disease Program
Director, Comprehensive Hemostasis and Thrombosis Program Hematologist
Director, Therapeutic Apheresis Program Hematologist
Senior Vice President, Center for Cancer and Blood DisordersDivision Chief, Oncology
Vice Chair, Faculty AffairsMedical Director, Office for Protection of Human Subjects
Division Chief, Blood and Marrow Transplantation
Blood and Marrow Transplantation SpecialistMedical Director, Cell Therapy Laboratory
Director, Laboratory Informatics Co-Associate Director, Chemistry Pathologist
Director, Hematology LaboratoryAssociate Director, Transfusion Medicine
Director, Coagulation Laboratory Associate Director, Transfusion Medicine
Director, Psychology and Patient Care Services for CCBDPsychologist
Barbara Speller Brown