|Claude Sportès, MD
Professor of Medicine
Director, Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplantation Program
Leader, Transplantation Translational Immune Biology Initiative
Dr. Sportès graduated with his medical degree in 1979 from the Université de Paris VI, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire Saint Antoine in Paris, France, followed by a Pediatric Residency at University of Michigan Medical Center in Ann Arbor, Michigan. From 1984 to 1986 Dr. Sportès was a Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center in Ann Arbor, Michigan. In 1994, Dr. Sportès, became the Assistant Professor of Medicine at Wayne State University for Division of Hematology-Oncology in the Bone Marrow Transplantation Program. In 1995, he became the senior staff of Bone Marrow Transplantation at Henry Ford Hospital as part of the Division of Hematology/Oncology in the Department of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics in Detroit, Michigan. In 1999, Dr. Sportès became the staff clinician of Experimental Transplantation & Immunology Branch at the Center for Cancer Research for the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, Maryland. Currently, Dr. Sportès is the Director of the Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplantation Program and the Leader of the Transplantation Translational Immune Biology Initiative.
Awards for Dr. Sportès include a bronze medal awards for a Doctorate thesis in 1979 and an NCI director merit group award in 2010. Dr. Sportès is currently a member of the American Society of Hematology, American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation and American Society of Clinical Oncology.