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Edward Chun Cheung Wong, MD

The Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders

Laboratory Medicine

Blood Donor Center

Children’s Research Institute (CRI)
Center for Translational Science
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Specialties: Sickle Cell Disease, Anemia (hemolytic), Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Collection

Board CertificationsAmerican Board of Pathology/Anatomic & Clinical
American Board of Pathology/Blood Bank/Transfusion
Foreign LanguagesSpanish
National Provider Identifier1275610594

Service LocationsChildren's National Medical Center - Sheikh Zayed Campus for Advanced Children's Medicine
111 Michigan Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20010
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Phone: 202-476-5000

Edward Chun Cheung Wong, MD, is the director of Hematology and associate director of Transfusion Medicine, as well as the director of the Peripheral Blood Stem Collection Facility in the Division of Laboratory Medicine at Children's National Medical Center.

Dr. Wong is a recent graduate of the Master Teacher Leadership Development Program at George Washington University.

He is the father of four children and lives in Alexandria, VA.
TypeSchoolLocationDegreeField of StudyYears
Undergraduate Education University of California-Davis Davis, CABachelor of Science 1980 -1984
Medical School Washington University School of Medicine St. Louis, MODoctor of Medicine 1984 -1989
Graduate Education Washington University School of Medicine St. Louis, MOMaster of Arts 1984 -1989
National & International Recognitions
Fenwal Transfusion Medicine Fellowship AwardAmerican Association of Blood Banks2000
Young Investigators Award American Academy of Clinical and Laboratory Scientists1993

Affiliations and Memberships
TitleInstitutionCommittee / SectionYears
MemberAABBMembership Committee2006 - 2009
MemberAmerican Society for ApheresisResident and Fellow Training Ad Hoc Committee2009 - 2009
MemberAmerican Society for ApheresisApplications Committee2009 - 2009
MemberAmerican Society for ApheresisPerformance Metrics Subcommittee
Conference Presentation - Workshop, Wong, E. (2009), Diagnosis and Management of Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia (HIG) in ECMO in Post-Op Pediatric Cardiovascular Patients, Workshop session presented at the 25th Annual Children's National Medical Center Symposium on ECMO & Advanced Therapies in Respiratory Failure, Washington, DC

Conference Presentation - Poster, Wong E., Poividen N., Gautier G., Burch-Smith R,. Criss V. (2009), Normal pediatric reference intervals for hemoglobins A, F and A2 using capillary zone electrophoresis methodology., Poster session presented at the International Society for Laboratory Hematology Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV

Conference Presentation - Poster, Wong E.C.C., Paul W., Pary P., Stroka H..L, Clough L., Moudgil A., Luban N.L.C (2009), Rapid clearance of T-activation in a child with streptococcus pneumoniae associated atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome with plasmapheresis using fresh frozen plasma not tested for anti-T antibody level. , Poster session presented at the American Society for Apheresis Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA

Book Chapter, Lacroix, J., Luban, N.L.C., and Wong, E.C.C. (2008), Blood Products in the PICU , In Lacroix, J., Luban, N.L.C., and Wong, E.C.C., Textbook of Pediatric Intensive Care, 584-599, Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins.

Book, Soldin, S.J., Brugnara, C., and Wong, E.C.C. (2007), Pediatric Reference Intervals, Washington, DC.

Journal Article, 3. Kratovil T., DeBerardinis J., Gallagher N., Luban N.L.C., Soldin S.J., Wong, E.C.C. (2007), Age specific reference intervals for soluble transferrin receptor. , Clinica Chimica Acta, 380, 222-224.

Book Chapter, Wong, E.C.C., and Luban, N.L.C. (2006), Hazards of Transfusion, In Wong, E.C.C., and Luban, N.L.C., Pediatric Hematology, 724-744, Oxford, Blackwell.

Book Chapter, Wong, E.C.C., and Luban, N.L.C. (2005), Intrauterine, Neonatal, and Pediatric Transfusion., In Wong, E.C.C., and Luban, N.L.C., Clinical Principles, 159-201, Bethesda, MD, AABB Press.

Journal Article, Bell M.J., Stockwell D.C., Luban N.L.C., Shirey R.S., Shaak L., Ness P.M., Wong E.C.C. (2005), Ceftriaxone-induced hemolytic anemia and hepatitis in an adolescent with hemoglobin SC disease. , Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 6, 363-366.

Journal Article, Wong E.C.C., Perez-Albuerne E., Moscow J.A., Luban N.L.C. (2005), Transfusion management strategies: a survey of practicing pediatric hematology oncology specialists. , Pediatric Blood and Cancer, 44, 119-127.

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