Clinical Trials and Research

From the first evaluation, Blood Cancer Center patients are offered the opportunity to participate in clinical research. They're evaluated for eligibility in numerous treatment protocols and clinical trials, including pharmaceutical studies on antibiotics, antifungal drugs and drugs that affect cell counts.

The Blood Cancer Center at The Jewish Hospital – Mercy Health participates in trials conducted by (and report our research and outcomes data to):

  • Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG)
  • National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP)
  • International Bone Marrow Transplant Registry/Autologous Blood and Marrow Transplant Registry
  • American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation (ASBMT)
  • Ohio Bone Marrow Transplant Consortium
  • Blood and Marrow Transplant Clinical Trials Network (BMTCTN)
  • Southwest Oncology Group (SWOG)
  • CIBMTR (Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research)