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    Eva C. Guinan, MD

    Eva C. Guinan, MD

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    Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School


    Pediatric Cancer Survivorship

    Office phone: 617-632-4932
    Appointment phone: 888-733-4662 (new); 617-632-3270 (established)
    Fax: 617-632-3770
    Email: eva_guinan@dfci.harvard.edu

    Preferred contact method: email
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    Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

    Research Department

    Pediatric Oncology


    Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, Bone marrow failure disorders, Aplastic anemia, Myelodysplasia, Regimen-related toxicity

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    450 Brookline Avenue
    Boston, MA 02215


    Dr. Guinan received her MD from Harvard Medical School in 1980, followed by a pediatric residency at Children's Hospital and a pediatric hematology-oncology fellowship at Children's Hospital and DFCI. She was appointed associate director of the Bone Marrow Transplant Service in 1990 and directed the program from 1997 through 2005. She assumed a new position in 2005 as the Associate Director of the Center for Clinical and Translational Research. Her own translational research program focuses on the costimulatory blockade as a mechanism of overcoming problems related to allogenicity in transplantation and the amelioration of regimen-related toxicity.


    Board Certification
    Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 2004
    Pediatrics, 1986

    Boston Children's Hospital/Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 07/82 to 06/84

    Boston Children's Hospital, 07/81 to 06/82

    Boston Children's Hospital, 07/80 to 06/81

    Medical School
    Harvard Medical School, 1980

    Recent Awards

    • Distinguished Service Award from the Fanconi Anemia Research Foundation, 2009
    • Clare and Richard Morse Research Award, 2000
    • Clinical Translational Scientist Award, Burroughs Wellcome, 1999
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