Dr. Joseph Pidala is a Medical Oncologist in the Blood and Marrow Transplant Department at Moffitt Cancer Center and an Assistant Professor of Oncology in the University of South Florida's Department of Oncologic Sciences. He cares for patients requiring allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation, and manages chronic graft vs. host disease (GVHD). His research efforts aim to more effectively prevent and treat GVHD based on new insights into the biology of the syndrome.
Dr. Frederick Locke is a medical oncologist in the Department of Blood and Marrow Transplant at Moffitt Cancer Center and an assistant professor of oncology at the University of South Florida. Dr. Locke’s research interests include autologous and allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for lymphoma and myeloma and post-transplant immunotherapy.
Dr. Jose Ochoa-Bayona is a medical oncologist in the Blood and Marrow Transplant Department at Moffitt Cancer Center and an assistant professor in the Department of Oncologic Sciences and the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of South Florida.Dr. Ochoa-Bayona’s research interest includes early phase clinical trials of autologous and allogeneic stem cell transplantation and post-transplant immunotherapy for multiple myeloma.
Dr. Teresa Field is a hematologist in the Department of Blood and Marrow Transplantation at Moffitt Cancer Center and an associate professor of medicine and oncology at the University of South Florida. Dr. Field’s clinical and research interests include clinical outcomes in allogeneic transplantation using alternative donors, novel induction regimes and new methods for treating and preventing graft-versus host disease.
The Bone Marrow Transplantation Program at AUBMC conducted a successful allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant from an unrelated donor. This procedure, considered as the first of its kind in the region.