1430 Tulane Avenue, SL-68
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: (504) 988-3068

Contact Us

If you are a patient or would like to speak with someone regarding a clinical issue, such as an appointment, please call the Tulane Comprehensive Cancer Clinic main desk at 504-988-6300.


Director of theTulane Cancer Center:
Prescott Deininger, Ph.D.
Joe W. and Dorothy Dorsett Brown Foundation Chair in Oncology
Professor of Epidemiology
Adjunct Professor of Biochemistry, Pathology, and Human Genetics
Co-Director, Louisiana Cancer Research Consortium

Medical Director of the Tulane Cancer Center Comprehensive Clinic:
Oliver Sartor, MD
C.E. and Bernadine Laborde Professor of Cancer Research
Professor, Department of Medicine: Section of Hematology & Medical Oncology and Department of Urology

Director of Stem Cell Transplant:
Hana Safah, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Director, Stem Cell Transplant/Leukemia Program
Director, Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program

Associate Director of Clinical Research for the Tulane Cancer Center
Roy S. Weiner, M.D.
Associate Dean for Clinical Research and Training
Professor of Medicine, Pediatrics, and Epidemiology
Edward G. Schlieder Educational Foundation Chair in Medical Oncology


Administrative Staff

Keadren Green, MPH
Senior Center Administrator
(504) 988-6064


Melanie Cross
Manager of Communications
(504) 988-6592

Tammy Bordes Vaccaro
Section Administrator
(504) 988-2843


Rebecca Barre
Executive Secretary
(504) 988-3068

Cherie Joseph
Program Manager-
Stem Cell Transplant
(504) 988-6070


Moni Mishra
Senior Program Coordinator
(504) 988-6138


1430 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112