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Laura S. Connelly-Smith, MBBCh, DM

Dr. Connelly-Smith is the assistant medical director of Apheresis and Cellular Therapy, and specializes in bone marrow transplantation.

Patient Care Philosophy:

Good listening, clear communication combined with compassion and care provides the basis for a shared understanding and trust with my patients. To afford my patients the opportunity to receive appropriate innovative treatment in an Academic Institution environment.

Dr. Connelly-Smith's Resume


Title

  • Assistant Medical Director, Apheresis and Cellular Therapy, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Hematology Division, University of Washington School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation including post-transplant complications, procurement of marrow and peripheral blood hematopoietic stem cells, donor assessment and care, hematology oncology

Education And Training

  • BPharm: University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa, 1991
  • Medicine: University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa, 1997
  • Postgraduate Research Degree-DM: University of Nottingham, United Kingdom, 2008 
  • Residency:  University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, United Kingdom  
  • Fellowship: University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, United Kingdom & Nottingham University Hospital, United Kingdom