Progression Network Project


A long-standing network of researchers working collaboratively to improve outcomes for patients through research on prevention and treatment of disease progression.

short term plan

Convene and launch the network this September via a Summit meeting of research experts in Chicago

Goals for 1st Meeting:

  • Further develop the vision, scope, and structure of the Network

  • Present and discuss key areas of unmet needs that can be addressed collaboratively in the near term. 

  • Present pilot projects for funding

  • Develop a communication plan for this and future meetings

A strong group of clinicians/researchers

  • Angela Fleischman, MD, UC, Irvine

  • Naseema Gangat, MD, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

  • Hans Hasselbalch, MD, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

  • Ron Hoffman, MD, Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, New York

  • Catriona Jamieson, MD, PhD. UC San Diego

  • Jean-Jacques Kiladjian, MD, PhD, Paris Diderot University

  • Steffen Koschmieder, MD, RWTH Aachen Faculty of Medicine, Germany

  • Jyoti Nangalia, PhD, Wellcome Sanger Institute, Cambridge, UK

  • Alison Moliterno, MD, John’s Hopkins School of Medicine

  • Ruben Mesa, MD, UT Health Cancer Center, San Antonio

  • Stephen Oh, MD, Washington University at St. Louis

  • Raajit Rampal, MD, Memorial Sloane Kettering Cancer Center, New York

  • Vijay Sankaran, MD. Boston Children’s Hospital & Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

  • Andrew Schafer, MD, Weil Cornell Medical College

  • Robyn Scherber, MD, UT Health Mays Cancer Center, San Antonio

  • Rebekka Schneider, MD, PhD, Erasmus MC Cancer Center

long term plan

The MPN Progression Network Meeting is “the annual meeting” to attend for MPN disease progression activities including:

  • Advice on research priorities & collaborations

  • Development of research partnerships & additional fundraising avenues

  • Communications to the broader MPN stakeholder community

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