Stem Cell Transplantation and Cellular Immunotherapy Program at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

Stem Cell Transplantation and Cellular Immunotherpay Program at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

The Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Immunotherapy program at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is the only adult full-service, Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT)-accredited center in the Washington, D.C., region for adult autologous stem cell transplantation, allogeneic stem cell transplantation and cellular immunotherapy (Car T-cell therapy). We are an authorized treatment center for three types of CAR T-cell therapy, YESCARTA®, KYMRIAH®, and TECARTUS™.  

 We give patients with cancers affecting the blood or immune system and other disorders access to life-saving treatment options not otherwise available in our region. 

Our specialists have extensive experience performing these complex procedures safely, effectively, and comfortably. 

safely, effectively, and comfortably. 

Our program features: 

  1. Experienced and dedicated stem cell transplant specialists 

  1. Expertise with high-risk patients 

  1. A dedicated 18-bed stem cell transplant, oncology, and hematology unit staffed by specialty-trained nurses 

  1. Holistic care, with training for caregivers 

  1. The nation's largest marrow harvesting site 

  1. Clinical expertise and care of graft-versus-host disease and other complications 

State-of-the-art transplant clinic with bright, beautifully decorated space 
Our research engine, Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, the only National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated comprehensive cancer center in the Washington,D.C., region, provides access to clinical trials as well as breakthrough treatment options.  
We are also proud of our close collaboration with the John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center–one of the nation’s 10 largest stem cell transplant programs. 
Together, we deliver comprehensive, advanced care to our patients.