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Professor Jeff Szer

Editor (Clinical)

Jeff Szer AM was the foundation Professor/Director of the Department of Clinical Haematology & Bone Marrow Transplant Service at Royal Melbourne Hospital (RMH). In Aug 2016, the Department became part of the Victorian Comprehensive  Cancer Centre (VCCC) in which he leads the non-malignant haematology group. He is Director of the Western and Central Melbourne Integrated Cancer Service and has been in that position for 7 years.

He has clinical research interests in all areas of transplantation and haematology in particular improving the outcomes of treatment for leukaemia, lymphoma and myeloma and the non-malignant conditions of Gaucher disease and paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria.

He has authored 290 papers in peer-reviewed journals and is the Editor-in-Chief of the Internal Medicine Journal and on the Editorial Boards of several other international journals including Blood Reviews, BMC Haematology, Blood Cells Molecules and Diseases and Bone Marrow Transplantation. He is currently President of the Worldwide Network for Blood and Marrow Transplantation and is President-Elect of the World Marrow Donor Association.