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Hematologist, Scientist Joins Wilmot Cancer Center

Tuesday, July 06, 2010

The University of Rochester Medical Center welcomes Christina M. Wiedl, D.O., to the James P. Wilmot Cancer Center’s benign hematology team to care for people with a variety of blood and coagulation disorders.

“Dr. Wiedl is a talented hematologist and scientist who will serve our multidisciplinary hematology team well,” said Jonathan Friedberg, M.D., chief of Hematology/Oncology at the Wilmot Cancer Center.

Wiedl has been a part of the pediatric leukemia team at the Medical Center’sGolisano Children’s Hospital since 2007. She is a 2010 James P. Wilmot Cancer Research Fellow studying therapies to target refractory and relapsed pediatric leukemias. 

A graduate of Alleghany College, she earned a doctorate at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed a residency in pediatrics at A.I. Dupont Hospital for Children at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital before joining the Medical Center in 2007.

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