Melissa J. Rose, DO

Melissa Rose

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Dr. Rose's clinical interests are in general hematology, in particular bone marrow failure and “cytopenias”. She collaborates with the Department of Immunology at Nationwide Children's to evaluate and address the needs of patients with persistent cytopenias and combined immunologic and hematologic dysfunction.

Her research interests include collaborative studies for immune thrombocytopenia (ITP), aplastic anemia, bone marrow failure/myelodysplastic disorders, and severe chronic neutropenia among others. Dr. Rose also has an interest in Medical Education, serves as a preceptor for learners from high school through medical school and is the Program Director for the Hematology/Oncology/BMT Fellowship Program.

Dr. Rose attended medical school at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and received residency training from Children's Hospital at Sinai in Baltimore. She completed her fellowship at Nationwide Children's, remained as faculty and is currently the Bone Marrow Failure and Cytopenia Program Director.

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

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 07/01/2008

Board Certifications
  • Pediatric Hematology Oncology
Fellowship Nationwide Children's Hospital Date Completed: 06/30/2008
Residency Children's Hospital at Sinai Date Completed: 06/30/2005
Internship Albert Einstein Montefiore Medical Center Date Completed: 06/30/2002
Medical School Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Date Completed: 06/30/2001
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