Bone Marrow Transplantation: Information for Healthcare Professionals


Care at UCLA for patients in need of bone marrow transplantation services are provided by the Bone Marrow/Stem Cell Transplantation Program.

As part of the Division of Transplantation Services at UCLA, the Program provides for patients with hematologic malignancies receiving chemotherapy and those patients for whom transplantation is the therapy of choice. The treatment of blood and marrow cancers include currently available therapies, investigational drugs and treatments, as well as stem cell transplantation. 

The Program's team of physicians meet weekly to discuss individual treatment approaches as part of developing a coordinated treatment recommendation.

Making a Referral

Our partnership with health professionals in the community is key to our success at UCLA Health System. It is our goal to assist you with referring a patient to UCLA and getting access to our continuing medical education program.

Registered nurses and referral coordinators are available to assist referring physicians and case managers access services at UCLA Health through the toll-free UCLA Physician Referral Service phone line (1-800-UCLA-MD1). Or, contact via email and our referral nurses will respond.

Referrals may also be made directly by phone:

Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant Program
Phone: (310) 825-6708

Adult Bone Marrow Transplant Program
Phone: (310) 206-6909

Mailing Address
UCLA Department of Transplant Services
924 Westwood Blvd.
Suite 825
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Clinical Trials

Clinical trials involving chemotherapy with or without bone marrow transplantation for patients in remission or relapse are available using allogeneic, autologous and unrelated donors. Transplant programs using bone marrow or peripheral blood stem cells are also available.

Click to view currently open clinical trials.

Additional Resources

For more information on bone marrow transplantation services at UCLA, visit the following website: