Associate Director, Blood Bank; Director, Donor Room

Lilian M. Reich, MD

About Me

I am internist with special expertise in treating patients with hematologic disorders, and I am a member of a close-knit team that provides compassionate, multidisciplinary care to patients with these diseases. I am associate director of Memorial Sloan Kettering’s blood bank, a position I have held for more than 30 years.

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As a member of New York State’s Cytapheresis Task Force and Council on Blood and Transfusion Practices, I helped establish state-wide guidelines for blood collection, separation, and transfusion.

I have been a co-investigator in more than 100 studies of ways to improve treatment for hematologic diseases and of transfusion and transplantation practices.

  • Clinical Expertise: Pheresis; Stem Cell Collection; Hematologic Malignancies; Chronic Leukemias and Myeloma
  • Languages Spoken: English
  • Education: MD, University of Buenos Aires School of Medicine (Argentina)
  • Residencies: French Hospital (New York); Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Fellowships: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Board Certifications: Internal Medicine

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Clinical Trials

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