Melissa J. Rose, DO

Melissa Rose

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Dr. Rose's clinical interests are general hematology/oncology, with particular interests in hemostasis and thrombosis, as well as bone marrow failure syndromes. 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, as well as the Department of Neurology to evaluate and care for children who have had strokes. Her research interests involve assessing risks and possible preventative treatment for thrombosis in children with diabetes, open treatment protocols for idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP), and an investigator-initiated collaboration with immunology regarding immunologic dysfunction in patients with ITP. Dr. Rose is currently a contributing site investigator for national registry for patients with severe neutropenia. Dr. Rose attended medical school at 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 and is now the Associate Program Director for the Hematology/Oncology/BMT fellowship program.

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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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