Jeffery J. Auletta, MD

Jeffery Auletta

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Biography

Jeffery Auletta, MD, is the Director of the Blood and Marrow Transplant (BMT) Program and the Host Defense and Immunocompromised Infectious Diseases (HD) Program at Nationwide Children's Hospital. He is a physician in both Hematology/Oncology/BMT and Infectious Diseases at Nationwide Children's Hospital. Dr. Auletta is a professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. He is a member of the Leukemia Research Program at The NCI-designated Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center and a member of the Center for Regenerative Medicine and Cell-based Therapies at The Ohio State University.

Dr. Auletta completed his internship and residency in Pediatrics and his fellowships in both Pediatric Hematology-Oncology and Pediatric Infectious Diseases at University Hospitals and Case Medical Center/Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital. He earned his doctor of medicine from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and his bachelor of arts from Northwestern University.

Dr. Auletta is a member of several professional organizations, including the Children's Oncology Group (COG), the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation (ASBMT), the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society (PIDS) and the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA). He is Co-Chair for the Infection and Immune Reconstitution Working Committee of the Center for International Blood & Marrow Transplant Research (CIBMTR) and for the Supportive Care Committee of the Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Consortium (PBMTC).

Awards, Honors & Organizations
  • Listed, Best Doctors in America
Education

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 12/03/2012

Board Certifications
  • Pediatric Hematology Oncology
  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases
  • Pediatrics
Fellowship University Hospitals Case Medical Center Date Completed: 06/30/2003
Fellowship University Hospitals of Cleveland Date Completed: 06/30/2003
Residency University Hospitals Case Medical Center Date Completed: 06/30/1999
Medical School Case Western Reserve University Date Completed: 06/30/1996
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Jeffery Auletta
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Transforming Care for Our Sickest Kids: Meet Dr. Auletta

Dr. Auletta is working hard to discover new ways to fight cancer and other diseases in some of our sickest kids. His focus is cell-based immunotherapy - essentially, leveraging and bolstering the body's natural ability to fight cancer. Dr. Auletta comes to work every day with the hopes of helping our families through some of the most difficult moments they may ever have.