Contact Information
  • 800-826-HOPE (4673)
Amrita Y. Krishnan, M.D., F.A.C.P.
  • Director, Multiple Myeloma Program
  • Professor
  • Associate Director, Medical Education & Training, Hematology & Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation

Departments/Division/Program
  • Department of Hematology and Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation

Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French

Professional Experience

  • 2008 - present, Director, Multiple Myeloma Program, City of Hope, Duarte, CA
  • 2004 - present, Associate Director, Medical Education and Training, Department of Hematology and Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation, City of Hope
  • 1997 - present, Staff Physician, Department of Hematology and Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation City of Hope
  • 1996 - 1997, Clinical Fellow, Bone Marrow Transplantation City of Hope
  • 1993 - 1996, Clinical Fellow, Hematology-oncology Beth Israel Hospital, Harvard University Boston MA
  • 1993 - 1996, Clinical Fellow Clinical Fellow in Medicine, Harvard Medical School Boston MA
  • 1995 - 1996, Research Fellow Division of Hematologic Malignancies, Principal Investigator, J. Ritz Dana Farber Cancer Institute Harvard University, Boston MA
  • 1995, Clinical Fellow, Bone Marrow Transplantation Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, University of Washington Seattle WA
  • 1995, Clinical Fellow, Bone Marrow Transplantation, Solid Tumor and Lymphoma Autologous Marrow Program Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Beth Israel Hospital, Boston, MA

Education

Education/Training
  • 1990, Albany Medical College, Albany, NY, M.D., Medicine
  • 1988, Union College, Schenectady, NY, B.S., Biology/Modern Languages

Honors/Awards

Honors
  • 1990, Albany Medical College, Albany, NY, M.D., Medicine
  • 1988, Union College, Schenectady, NY, B.S., Biology/Modern Languages

Publications

  • Krishnan A, Nademanee A, Fung H, Angelopoulou M, Molina A, Gaal K, Dagis A, Palmer J, Alvarnas J, Slovak M, Kogut N, Popplewell L, Rodriguez R, Schriber J, Wang S, Forman S: Does follicularity in large cell lymphoma predict outcome after autologous stem cell transplantation? BBMT, June 2006, V12(6): p641-647.
  • Stein A, O’Donnell MR, Slovak M, Snyder D, Nademanee A, Parker P, Molina A, Somlo G, Fung H, Krishnan A, Rodriguez R, Spielberger R, Wang S, Dagis A, Vora N, Arber D, Niland J, Forman SJ: Interleukin-2 after autologous stem-cell transplantation for adult patients with acute myeloid leukemia in first complete remission. J Clin Oncol, 21; 615-623, 2003.
  • Krishnan A, Zaia J, Forman SJ: Should HIV-positive patients with lymphoma be offered stem cell transplants? Biol Marrow Transplan, 32; 741-748, 2003.
  • Molina A, Zaia J, Krishnan A: Treatment of human immunodeficiency virus-related lymphoma with haematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Blood Rev, 17, 249-258, 2003.
  • Fung H, Cohen S, Rodriguez R, Smith D, Krishnan A, Somlo G, Sahebi F, Senitzer D, O’Donnell MR, Stein A, Snyder D, Spielberger R, Bhatia R, Falk P, Molina A, Nademanee A, Parker P, Kogut N, Popplewell L, Vora N, Margolin K, Forman SJ: Reduced intensity allogeneic stem cell transplantation for patients whose prior autologous stem cell transplantation for hematologic malignancy failed. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant, 9; 649-656, 2003.
  • Fung H, Stein A, Slovak M, O’Donnell M, Snyder D, Cohen S, Smith D, Krishnan A, Spielberger R, Bhatia R, Bhatia S, Falk P, Molina A, Nademanee A, Parker P, Rodriguez R, Rosenthal J, Sweetman R, Kogut N, Sahebi F, Popplewell L, Vora N, Somlo G, Margolin K, Chow W, Smith E, Forman SJ: A long term follow up report of allogeneic stem cell transplantation for patients with primary refractory acute myelogenous leukemia: impact of cytogenetic characteristics on transplantation outcome. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant, 9; 766-771, 2003.
  • Krishnan A, Zaia J, Molina A: Stem Cell Transplantation and Gene Therapy for HIV Associated Lymphomas. J Hem Stem Cell Res, 11; 765-775, 2002.
  • Krishnan A, Molina A, Forman SJ: Organ Transplantation in HIV-Infected Patients. New Eng J Med, 347 1801-3, 2002.
  • Bhatia S, Louie AD, Bhatia R, O’Donnell MR, Fung H, Kashyap A, Krishnan A, Molina A, Nademanee A, Niland JC, Parker P, Snyder DS, Spielberger R, Stein A, Forman SJ: Solid Cancers after Bone Marrow Transplantation. J Clin Oncol, 19: 464-471, 2001.
  • Levine AM, Scadden DT, Zaia JA, Krishnan A: Hematologic Aspects of HIV/AIDS. Hematology. Amer Soc Hematol Educ Prog, 463-478, 2001.
  • Krishnan A, Molina A, Zaia J, Nademanee A, Kogut N, Rosenthal J, Woo D, Forman SJ: Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation for HIV-Lymphoma. Blood, 98: 3857-3859, 2001.
  • Kashyap A, Kandeel F, Yamauchi D, Palmer JM, Niland JC, Molina A, Fung H, Bhatia R, Krishnan A, Nademenee A, O’Donnell MR, Parker P, Rodriguez R, Snyder D, Spielberger R, Stein A, Nadler J, Forman SJ: Effects of Allogeneic Bone Marrow Transplantation on Recipient Bone Mineral Density: A Prospective Study. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant, 6: 344-351, 2000.
  • Chao NJ, Snyder D, Jain M, Wong R, Niland J, Negrin RS, Long GD, Hu WW, Goldstein K, Johnson L, Amylon M, Tierney DK, O’Donnell MR, Nademanee A, Parker P, Stein A, Molina A, Fung H, Kashyap A, Spielberger R, Krishnan A, Rodriguez R, Forman SJ, Blume KG: Equivalence of Two Effective GVHD Prophylaxis Regimens: Results of a Prospective Blinded Randomized Trial. Biol Blood Marrow Transplantation 6:254-261, 2000.
  • Nademanee A, Molina A, Dagis A, Snyder DS, O’Donnell MR, Parker P, Stein A, Smith E, Planas I, Kashyap A, Spielberger R, Fung H, Krishnan A, Bhatia R, Wong KK, Somlo G, Margolin K, Chow W, Sniecinski I, Vora N, Slovak M, Niland JC, Forman SJ: Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation for Poor-Risk and Relapsed Intermediate and High Grade non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. Clin Lymphoma, 1: 46-54, 2000.
  • Molina A, Krishnan A, Zaia J, Zabner R, Forman SJ: High Dose Therapy and Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation for Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Associated non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma in the Era of Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy (HAART) Cancer, 89: 680-89, 2000.

Locations

  • City of Hope - Main Campus (Duarte)
    1500 East Duarte Road
    Duarte, CA 91010