Blood and Marrow Transplant Fellowship

Program Description

The Blood and Marrow Transplant and Cellular Immunotherapy Program at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute at the University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida, offers a one-year BMT fellowship that provides clinical training in Blood and Bone Marrow Transplantation and Immune Cell Therapy. Our 18 clinical and research faculty members provide outstanding learning opportunities for fellows in both transplantation and immune cell therapy. In addition to our numerous transplant clinical trials, we currently have 5 open trials utilizing CAR-T, marrow infiltrating lymphocytes and tumor infiltrating lymphocytes. Our program, led by Claudio Anasetti, MD, performs more than 425 transplants in addition to the immune cell therapies. Opportunities exist for clinical and laboratory research in cancer and transplantation biology, including GVHD prevention and tumor immunotherapy.

Candidates must have completed an accredited residency program in Internal Medicine and a fellowship in either Medical Oncology or Hematology. U.S. citizenship, permanent residency, or J-1 Visa required.

Graduating fellows will be able to:

  • Provide their patients with the highest quality of care in HCT
  • Diagnosing and managing post-transplant complications and GVHD
  • Design and carry out clinical trials in transplantation
  • Care for patients undergoing other cellular and immunotherapies  

Research

Fellows will be expected to participate in clinical trials and clinical research projects. All BMT Faculty Members are involved in research programs which include but are not limited to:

  • Diagnosis, prevention and treatment of Graft vs. Host Disease
  • Cellular Therapies for Leukemia
  • Haploidentical transplantation
  • Novel therapies and approaches for Multiple Myeloma
  • Immunotherapy and transplant for lymphoma
  • Myelodysplasia
  • Sickle Cell Anemia 

Faculty 

The Blood and Marrow Transplant and Cellular Immunotherapy Program

Eligibility

Candidates for the Blood and Marrow Transplant (BMT) fellowship must have completed an accredited residency program in Internal Medicine and a Fellowship in Medical Oncology and/or Hematology or Immunology. Eligibility requires US citizenship, permanent residency, or a J-1 visa.

Number of Positions

3 per year

Deadline

  • Applications are due by February 1 of the year of starting the fellowship.
  • Selected applicants will be invited to interview.
  • Fellows selection will be made on a rolling basis. 

How to Apply

Email CV to Barbara.Crawford@Moffitt.Org

Sample Contract (PDF)

Salary and Benefits (PDF) 

Program Director

Michael Nieder, M.D.
Fellowship Director, Blood and Marrow Transplantation
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
12902 Magnolia Drive, Mailstop: FOB3-BMT
Tampa, FL 33612
P: 813-745-6012
F: 813-449-8623
E: Michael.Nieder@Moffitt.org

Program Coordinator

Barbara Crawford                                         
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute                                        
12902 Magnolia Drive, Mailstop: FOB3-BMT                                      
Tampa, FL 33612
P: 813-745-8634
F: 814-745-4284                                                    
E: Barbara.Crawford@Moffitt.org