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Clifford Takemoto, M.D.

Clifford Takemoto

Associate Professor
Pediatric Hematology




Hopkins Children’s
Division of Pediatric Hematology
Ross 1125
720 Rutland Ave
Baltimore MD  21205


Medical School:
University of California at Irvine

The Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles – Pediatrics

National Children’s Medical Research Center (Tokyo, Japan) – Research Fellow in Hematology/Oncology
Boston Children’s Hospital/Dana-Farber Cancer Institute – Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Special Interests:


 Hemophilia, von Willebrand disease
Sickle cell disease, anemia
Bone marrow failure

White cell disorders-neutropenia, mast cell disorders

Vascular malformations


Pediatric hematologist and physician scientist Clifford Takemoto joined the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in 1999 from Boston Children’s Hospital/Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Currently an associate professor of pediatric hematology at Hopkins Children’s, he is also an adjunct investigator in pediatric oncology at the National Cancer Institute.

With a degree in medicine from the University of California at Irvine, Takemoto trained in pediatrics at the Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles and in pediatric hematology and oncology at Boston’s Children’s, after completing a research fellowship in hematology and oncology in the Department of Virology at the National Children’s Medical Research Center, Tokyo, Japan. He was an instructor at Harvard Medical school in pediatric hematology oncology prior to joining the Johns Hopkins faculty.

Phone: 410 955-6132

Fax: 410 955-8208

Email: ctakemot@jhmi.edu

Downloadable CV:

Clifford Mitsuo Takemoto