Guillermo Garcia-Manero, MD is Professor, Department of Leukemia, Division of Cancer Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center (Houston, TX), the Chief, Section of Myelodysplastic Syndromes, Deputy Chair of Translational Research and Chair Elect of the Faculty Senate.
Dr. Garcia-Manero has spent the last 15 years focusing on improving the outcomes and quality of life of patients with leukemias and in particular myelodysplastic syndromes. His work centers around the understanding of the pathophysiology of these disorders in an attempt to develop new therapeutic interventions.
In addition to his extensive research, Dr. Garcia-Manero leads the largest MDS program in the world and directs the MDS/AML Moon Shot ® program at MD Anderson. His work has resulted in over 500 publications in the areas of biology, therapy and prognostication of these disorders and development of multiple therapeutic clinical trials.
Dr. Garcia-Manero will provide an overview of the latest research presented over the summer at the ASCO and EHA virtual meetings. The patient-focused session will help the audience understand what clinical trials may have promise for patients with bone marrow failure disease.
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