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The Melodies Center

Our Experts


The multidisciplinary team includes five pediatric hematologist/oncologists as well as highly trained chemotherapy nurses, a pediatric social worker, child life specialist and the support of all of Albany Medical Center's pediatric subspecialists.

Our physicians and their areas of expertise include:

Vikramjit Kanwar, MD
Section Head, Division of Pediatric Oncology/Hematology

Director of Leukemia/Lymphoma Program

Anne Nepo, MD
Director of Sickle Cell Disease Program

Jennifer Pearce, MD
Director of Sarcoma Program

Joanne Porter, MD
Director of Hemophilia Program and Palliative Care

Dr. Alexander Gozman Alexander Gozman, MD
Director of Late-effects Program
Lauren Weintraub, MD Lauren Weintraub, MD
Director of Brain Tumor Program

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