Research Team

The Research Division is proud to host a great group of investigators and technicians.

  • Jose Cancelas MD PhD, Division Director
  • Neeta Rugg MS, Assistant Director
  • Research staff at Hoxworth: Shawnagay Nestheide, Fatima Mohmoud, Sarah Stocker, Breanna Bohan and Margaret O’Leary
  • Research staff at Children’s Hospital: Ashley Ficker, Ramesh Nayak, Shailaja Hegde and Abhishek Singh

Jose A. Cancelas, MD, PhD, is Director of Hoxworth Blood Center, Division Director of Research, and Medical Director, Cellular Therapies. He is the Stem Cell Program Leader, in the Division of Experimental Hematology  & Cell Biology, Cancer & Blood Diseases Institute, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. He is Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Cincinnati and serves as a faculty member in the graduate programs in Molecular and Developmental Biology, Cell and Cancer Biology, and Immunobiology, and the Medical Scientist Training Program.

Research Bibliography