Professor of Medicine, Stanford University
Robert S. Negrin, MD is a Professor of Medicine at Stanford University and former chief of the Division of Blood and Marrow Transplantation which he led for 20 years. He has also been the past President of the International Society of Cellular Therapy and the American Society of Transplantation and Cellular Therapy (formerly American Society of Blood and Marrow Transplantation). He is an elected member of the Association of American Physicians and has been honored with the Doris Duke Distinguished Clinical Scientist Award and a former fellow of the Jose Carreras International Leukemia Foundation. Rob has been a past Associate Editor of the Journal Blood and the Founding Editor of Blood Advances. He has authored over 250 original manuscripts and published several book chapters and books.
Rob received his undergraduate degree from the University of California at Berkeley and graduated cum laude from Harvard Medical School. He did his internship and residency in internal medicine and fellowship in hematology at Stanford University and joined the faculty in 1990. In addition to his work at Stanford, Rob is a frequent volunteer with the Cambodian Health Professional Society of America that runs an annual free clinic in rural Cambodia. He has also volunteered at children’s organizations in that country. Rob has two grown children and lives in Stanford, California.