Domestic Hubs

REDS-IV-P provides support for four research sites within the United States which are referred to as Domestic Hubs. Each Hub has a blood center and transfusion services that serve specialty care and community hospitals.

Wisconsin Hub

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Alan E. Mast, MD, PhD
Principal Investigator, Versiti Wisconsin, Inc.

Jerome L. Gottschall, MD 
Co-Principal Investigator, Versiti Wisconsin, Inc.

  • Froedtert Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Community Memorial
  • St Joseph’s Hospital
  • Children’s Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Marshfield Medical Center

New York Hub

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Eldad A. Hod, MD
Principal Investigator, Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Bruce Sachais, MD, PhD
Co-Principal Investigator, New York Blood Center

New York-Presbyterian Hospital (NYPH)

  • Columbia University Irving Medical Center (CUIMC)
  • Children’s Hospital of New York (CHONY)
  • Allen Hospital
  • Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • Komansky Children’s Hospital
  • Lower Manhattan Hospital
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San Francisco Hub

Vitalant Research Institute

Brian Custer, MPH, PhD
Principal Investigator, Vitalant Research Institute

Elliott Vichinsky, MD
Co-Principal Investigator, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital

Vitalant Research Institute (CCC) – Vitalant

Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center

UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland
UCSF Medical Center – Parnassus
UCSF Medical Center – Mount Zion
UCSF Medical Center Mission Bay, including

  • Benioff Children’s Hospital San Francisco
  • Betty Irene Moore Women’s Hospital
  • Bakar Cancer Hospital

University of California San Francisco
Kaiser Permanente Northern California
Karolinska Institutet

New England Hub

Jeanne Hendrickson, MD
Principal Investigator, Yale University School of Medicine

Bryan Spencer, MPH, PhD
Co-Principal Investigator, American Red Cross (Scientific Affairs)

Yale New Haven Hospital (2 campuses)
Bridgeport Hospital
Boston Children’s Hospital

American Red Cross (Connecticut Region)
Rhode Island Blood Center
Boston Children’s Hospital Blood Donor Center