Ellis J. Neufeld, MD, PhD
Egan Family Foundation Professor of Transitional Medicine in the Department of Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Co-chair, Harvard Catalyst Child Health Program, Harvard Medical School
Co-Chief, Clinical Research Center, Boston Children's Hospital
Associate Chief, Hematology/Oncology, Boston Children's Hospital
Director, Boston Hemophilia Center, Hematology, Brigham And Women's Hospital
DF/HCC Program AffiliationTranslational Pharmacology and Early Therapeutic Trials
Research AbstractDr. Neufeld studies genetic blood disorders, iron overload due to transfusions, and autoimmune blood diseases. These are non-malignant conditions.
His laboratory work has focused on candidate genes for inherited anemias.
Clinical research interests include ITP (Immune Thrombocytopenia, a disorder which causes destruction of blood platelets), Thalassemia, transfusional iron overload, and genetic disorders of blood clotting, including hemophilia, platelet disorders, and thrombotic disorders.