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Christian Capitini

Christian Capitini

Expert on laboratory research of childhood cancers as well as pediatric hematopoietic stem cell transplantation and CAR T cells.

Associate Professor, Pediatric Hematology, Oncology & Bone Marrow Transplant School of Medicine and Public Health Work: 608-262-2415 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page Twitter: @CapitiniMD


  • Graft-versus-host-disease; Acute radiation syndrome
  • Immunotherapy for pediatric cancers: adoptive cell therapies (CAR T and NK cell infusions) and antibodies
  • Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: Peripheral blood, bone marrow and umbilical cord blood transplants
  • MRI-guided immunotherapy


  • Young Investigator, St. Baldrick's-Stand up to Cancer-Pediatric Cancer Dream Team, 2013-2021
  • George B. Odell Research Award, Dept. of Pediatrics, 2018
  • Outstanding New Member Science Award, Society for Pediatric Research, 2019
  • Program Leader, Developmental Therapeutics, UW Carbone Cancer Center