Hematology Department

Department of Hematology


Mitchell Weiss, MD, PhD

Departmental Focus

The Department of Hematology's mission is to provide outstanding clinical care, perform innovative research, and promote education, with a long-term goal of improving the lives of, and ultimately curing children with catastrophic non-malignant hematological diseases.

Contact Us

Department of Hematology
MS 800, Room D3002D
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place
Memphis, TN 38105-3678

Email: mitchell.weiss@stjude.org
Phone: 901-595-4238
Fax: 901-595-4723

Preferred contact method: email

Refer a Patient to St. Jude


Maria I. Cancio, MD  Gene therapy; hemophilia; sickle cell disease

Wilson K. Clements, PhD  Vascular/hematopoietic development and leukemia

Jeremie H. Estepp, MD  Hemostasis and thrombosis

Jane S. Hankins, MD, MS  Sickle cell disease, transfusional iron overload

Shannon McKinney-Freeman, PhD  ESC differentiation and HSC development

Arthur W. Nienhuis, MD  Genetic therapy of hematological diseases

Kerri Nottage, MD, MPH  Long-term outcomes of sickle cell disease

Ulrike M. Reiss, MD  Bleeding disorders, thrombosis, bone marrow failure

Brian P. Sorrentino, MD  Gene therapy and hematopoietic stem cell biology

Winfred C. Wang, MD  Sickle cell disease

Mitchell J. Weiss, MD, PhD  Blood development and associated diseases