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Gregory H. Reaman, MD

The Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders


Leukemia/ Lymphoma Program

Children’s Research Institute (CRI)
Center for Cancer and Immunology Research
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Specialties: Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL)

Board CertificationsAmerican Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics/Hematology-Oncology
National Provider Identifier1619056777

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

Gregory H. Reaman, MD, is a pediatric oncologist at Children’s National, and previously served as the executive director of the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders. Currently, he is a member of the Leukemia/Lymphoma Program and oversees long-term follow-up care of oncology patients. Dr. Reaman is also the chairman of the Children’s Oncology Group and executive vice president for Scientific and Medical Affairs, National Childhood Cancer Foundation in Bethesda, Maryland.

He is a member of many medical societies including the American Pediatric Society, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, and the American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology.

Dr. Reaman has done extensive research, specifically in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL). In addition to his research, Dr. Reaman has authored or co-authored more than 250 publications and more than 175 abstracts that were presented at national and international meetings.
TypeSchoolLocationDegreeField of StudyYears
Undergraduate Education University of Detroit Detroit, MIBachelor of Science 1965 -1969
Medical School Loyola University of Chicago Maywood, ILDoctor of Medicine 1969 -1973
National & International Recognitions
Top DoctorsU.S. News and World Report2011
Tree of Life AwardLeukemia and Lymphoma Society2007
Young Investigator AwardSleep Research Society1999
Junior Faculty Clinical FellowshipThe American Cancer Society1983
Special Fellowship Research AwardThe Leukemia Society of America1982

Affiliations and Memberships
TitleInstitutionCommittee / SectionYears
MemberAmerican Society for Clinical OncologyBoard of Directors 2006 - 2009
Executive Director for Scientific and Medical AffaNational Childhood Cancer Foundation2003 - 2009
ChairmanChildren’s Oncology Group2001 - 2009
ChairAlliance for Childhood CancerSection on Research Needs
MemberAmerican Association for Cancer ResearchPediatric Oncology Task Force
TitleStudy NameInstitutionYears
Principal InvestigatorTo develop an infrastructure for cataloging and banking biologic specimens from patients entered on clinical trials and establish links to annotate database for translational researchNational Institute of Health/National Cancer Institute2005 - 2010
Principal InvestigatorGenome-wide Screening for Therapeutic Targets in Childhood CancerDepartment of Defense2007 - 2009
Read more about the research interests of Gregory H. Reaman
Journal Article, Bielack, S.S., Ferrari, S., Helman, L.J., Marina, N., Reaman, G.H., Smeland, S., Whelan, J.S. (2008), Osteosarcoma: The Same Old Drugs or More? , Journal of Clinical Oncology, 26, 18, 3102-3103.

Journal Article, Adamson, P., Balis, F., Blaney, S., Fox, E., Goodspeed, W., Murgo, A., O'Brien, M., Razzouk, B., Reaman, G.H., Widemann, B. (2008), Phase 1 Trial and Pharmacokinetic Study of Arsenic Trioxide in Children and Adolescents with Refractory or Relapsed Acute Leukemia, Including Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia or Lymphoma, Blood Journal, 111, 2, 566-573.

Conference Presentation - Poster (2008), 13th Congress of the European Hematology Association , Poster session presented at the Novel Targeted Drug Therapy for Front-Line Management of Pediatric Acute Leukemia

Conference Presentation - Poster (2008), The ALARA* Concept in Pediatric Oncologic Imaging Conference, Poster session presented at the Children’s Oncology Group: What, Why, and When We Image

Journal Article, Bajorin, D.F., Bonner, J., Cheson, B.D., Curran, W. Jr., Davidson, N.E., Demetri, G.D., Ganz, P.A., Gralow, J., Kramer, B.S., Kris, M.G., Lichter, A.S., Markman, M., Mayer, R.J., Ozols, R.F., Raghavan (2008), Clinical Cancer Advances 2007: Major Research Advances in Cancer Treatment, Prevention, and Screening--a Report from the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Journal of Clinical Oncology, 26, 2, 313-325.

Journal Article, Atlas, S.R., Bedrick, E., Borowitz, M., Bowman, P., Camitta, B.M., Carroll, W.L., Chen, I., Davidson, G., Devidas, M., Dobbin, K., Harvey, R.C., Hunger, S., Kang, H., Reaman, G.H., Wang, X., Willman, (2008), Expression Profiling Identifies Novel Genetic Subgroups with Distinct Clinical Features and Outcome in High-risk Pediatric Precursor B Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (B-ALL), Blood Journal, 110, 1430.

Conference Presentation - Poster (2007), Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation Symposium, Poster session presented at the 25 Years of Pediatric Cancer Drug Development; The Promise of the Future?

Conference Presentation - Poster (2007), 49th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology, Poster session presented at the Lymphocytic Leukemias: Pediatric and Adult Clinical Trials, Atlanta, GA

Journal Article, Dessypris, N., Goldstein, A.M., Karalis, D., Moschovi, M., Petridou, E.T., Prodromou, N., Reaman, G.H., Skalkidis, I., Stavrou, T., Tzortzatou-Stathopoulou, F. (2007), Survival Among Children with Medulloblastoma in Greece: Gains from Transition to Chemotherapy and Socio-economic Differentials, European Journal of Cancer Prevention, 16, 5, 460-465.

Journal Article, Adamson ,P., Balis, F., Matthay, K.K., O'Brien, M., Reaman, G.H., Sato, J. (2007), A Phase 2 Trial of All-trans-retinoic Acid in Combination with Interferon-2a in Children with Recurrent Neuroblastoma or Wilms Tumor, Pediatric Blood & Cancer, 5, 49, 661-665.

For a more comprehensive list of publications for Gregory Reaman, MD view the National Library of Medicine’s PubMed online database

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