Team

Our multidisciplinary team includes physicians, nurses, hematology/oncology nurse practitioners, psychologists, clinical social workers, child life specialists, clinical pharmacists, dietitians, and chaplains.

Attending Physicians

William D. Roberts, M.D., Director, Peckham Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders; Division Chief, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Rady Children’s and UC San Diego; Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program Director, UC San Diego; Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Hyunah Ahn, M.D., Staff Hematologist/Oncologist; Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Eric Anderson, M.D., Medical Director, Blood and Marrow Transplantation Program, Peckham Center; Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Paula Aristizabal, M.D., Staff Hematologist/Oncologist; member, Division of Hematology/Oncology, UC San Diego Department of Pediatrics

Sun Choo, M.D., Staff Hematologist/Oncologist

John Crawford, M.D., M.S., Director, Neuro-Oncology Program, Peckham Center; Assistant Professor of Neurosciences and Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Donald Durden, M.D., Ph.D., Director, Hematology/Oncology Research, Rady Children’s; Vice Chair for Research, UC San Diego; Associate Director, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center; Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Amy Geddis, M.D., Ph.D., Co-Director, Hemophilia/Thrombosis Research Program, Peckham Center; Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Jenny Kim, M.D., Medical Director, Sickle Cell Program; Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Faith Kung, M.D., Staff Hematologist/Oncologist; Associate Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Deborah E. Schiff, M.D., Medical Director, Palliative Care Program, Peckham Center; Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Courtney Thornburg, M.D., M.S., Medical Director, Hemophilia and Thrombosis Program and Co-Director, Hemophilia & Thrombosis Research Program; Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Janet Yoon, M.D., Staff Hematologist/Oncologist; Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Fellows

Lauge Farnaes, M.D., Fellow, UC San Diego

Preethi Ganesan, M.D., Fellow, UC San Diego

Nicholas Gloude, M.D., Fellow, UC San Diego

Ksenya Shliakhtsitsava, M.D., Fellow, UC San Diego

William Woolbright, M.D., Fellow, UC San Diego

Victor Wong, M.D., Fellow, UC San Diego

Tina Udaka, M.D., Fellow, UC San Diego

Jennifer Yu, M.D., Fellow, UC San Diego

Nurse Practitioners

Kate Keese, R.N., M.S.N., CPNP

Nathalie Le Floch, R.N., M.S.N., CPNP

Roberta Romera, R.N., M.S.N., CPNP

Jeanie Spies, R.N., M.S.N., CPNP

Lani Yeh-Hauer, R.N., M.S.N., CPNP