Is Hematology Having an Identity Crisis?
Drs. Naik and Lee discuss the recent hematology workforce study and its significance for the field.
Diagnostic Algorithm Reduces the Need for Radiation Exposure to Rule Out Pulmonary Embolism in Pregnant Women
Dr. Linkins looks at using algorithms based on clinical prediction rules and blood testing for D-dimer level to diagnose pulmonary embolism (PE), thus reducing the need for
Brief memoirs written by respected members of the Society recounting inspiring careers in hematology
Dr. Martin Tallman pays tribute to friend and colleague, Italian acute promyelocytic leukemia expert, Dr. Francesco Lo Coco, who passed away on March 3, 2019.
Dr. Nathan sheds light on his colleague and founder of the Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine at Oxford, Regius Professor Sir David J. Weatherall's life and work.
Dr. Matthews pays tribute to the life and legacy of Dr. Peter Robert Galbraith, an enthusiast for hematology, ideas, and life in general.
Drs. Kenneth Kaushansky and David Ginsburg pay tribute to Dr. J. Evan Sadler III, a scientific and clinical giant in the field of hemostasis, who passed away on December 13, 2018.
Drs. Mitchell Weiss, Cynthia Dunbar, David Bodine, John Tisdale, and Arthur Nienhuis shed light on the life and work of Dr. Brian Sorrentino, a physician scientist and pioneer in hematopoietic stem cell gene therapy who passed away on November 16, 2018.
Dr. Julie Kanter has a conversation with David Issom who was diagnosed with sickle cell disease (SCD) as an infant and is currently working on his PhD in health informatics while advocating for people living with SCD in Geneva, Switzerland.
Drs. Doug Engel and Doug Higgs pay tribute to hematologist George Stamatoyannopoulos, MD, recalling his work in the field of biomedical research of blood and its disorders.
Drs. High and White shed light on the life and accomplishments of Dr. Harold R. Roberts, longtime hematology Division Chief and director of the Center for Thrombosis and Hemostasis at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Dr. John Pagel looks back at Dr. Oliver Press's legacy as a hematologist and as a dedicated mentor.
Dr. Robert Peter Gale and Dr. William Fibbe pay tribute to Johannes Joseph van Rood as they shed light on the life and accomplishments of this immunohematology pioneer.
September-October 2019Volume 16, Issue 5
A new Compendium providing updated clinical information to "Ask the Hematologist" articles published in The Hematologist from 2010 to 2015 is now available.
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