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Key Personnel

Medical Director: Janet Schmid, MD, phone (504) 988-5935, beeper (504) 551-3330

Assistant Director: John W. Scott, MD, PhD, phone (504) 988-7915, beeper (504) 213-0532

Assistant Director: Tim Peterson, MD, beeper (504) 213-0490

Apheresis Nurses: Pamela Blanche, RN, Candace Dyer RN, Darlene Labostrie, RN

Administrative Director: Cynthia Huber-Koppen, MSN, VP Cardiology/Oncology/Neurosciences

Apheresis Department Information

Tulane Medical Center
1415 Tulane Avenue, Room 4421
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 AM – 5 PM (Weekends & Evenings Emergency Only)
Phone: (504) 988-3613
Fax: (504) 988-3061

After hours, please page the Blood Bank / Apheresis Pathologist on-call through the hospital operator.

Therapeutic Apheresis Procedures

  1. Plasma exchange
  2. Photopheresis
  3. Red Blood Cell Exchange
  4. White Blood Cell Depletion
  5. Platelet Depletion
  6. Therapeutic Phlebotomy
  7. Hematopoietic Cell Collection, Apheresis
  8. Therapeutic Cell, T-Cell, Collection
Apheresis Special Instructions

  1. Apheresis services by physician's order only.
  2. Requesting physician please consult Apheresis MD.

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