Sophia Balderman, MD
The Cleveland Clinic-Taussig Cancer Center recently announced two new appointments and updates to the Center’s staff and faculty. Sophia Balderman, MD, has joined the leukemia group at Taussig Cancer Institute. Prior to her new role, Dr. Balderman was Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine, within the Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York. Dr. Balderman completed both her internal medicine residency and hematology fellowship at the University of Rochester Medical Center and attended medical school at Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York.
Craig S. Sauter, MD
Craig S. Sauter, MD, has joined Cleveland Clinic Cancer Center as Director of the Blood and Marrow Transplant Program. Dr. Sauter was previously Clinical Director of Adult Bone Marrow Transplant Service at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York. Dr. Sauter’s clinical expertise includes the use of stem cell transplantation to treat hematologic malignancies, particularly non-Hodgkin lymphomas and chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Dr. Sauter’s research encompasses the search for methods to identify people with lymphoma who will benefit most from either autologous or allogeneic stem cell transplantation as well as the development of new transplantation approaches to improve patients’ outcomes.