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Thomas R. Klumpp, MD, FACP


Chief Information Officer, BMT Program

Professor, Medicine

Telephone: 215-214-3124

Email: klumpptr@tuhs.temple.edu


Department of Medicine, Bone Marrow Transplant Program


Education and training:


Dr. Klumpp graduated magna cum laude from Williams College in Massachusetts in 1978.  He subsequently graduated with honors from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in 1982. He served his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Dartmouth Medical Center between 1982 and 1985 during which he was named humanistic physician of the year during his senior year.


After serving two years in the U.S. Public Health Service, he served as a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard Medical School in Boston between 1987 and 1990, during which he completed fellowships in both Hematology-Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplantation.


After completing his training in Boston, Dr. Klumpp joined the faculty at Temple University School of Medicine as Assistant Professor in 1990 specializing in Bone Marrow Transplantation. From November 2002 through June 2003 he held a faculty position at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.  He then returned to Temple University School of Medicine as Associate Professor of Medicine and Chief Information Officer of the Temple Bone Marrow Transplant Program.


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clinical and research Interests:


Dr. Klumpp's major research and clinical interests include the diagnosis and treatment of leukemia, lymphoma, and related diseases, immunologic aspects of bone marrow transplantation, and transfusion support among patients undergoing bone marrow transplantation. In addition, Dr. Klumpp has a long-standing interest in computerized databases and biostatistics, and is a SAS Certified Professional.


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board certification(s):

  • Internal Medicine
  • Hematology
  • Oncology

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professional affiliations:


  • American Society of Hematology
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Medical Association

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Recent Medically Related Publications, Obtained from PubMed (Click on PubMed ID to view abstract)

25528390. Arora M, Hemmer MT, Ahn KW, Klein JP, Cutler CS, Urbano-Ispizua A, Couriel DR, Alousi AM, Gale RP, Inamoto Y, Weisdorf DJ, Li P, Antin JH, Bolwell BJ, Boyiadzis M, Cahn JY, Cairo MS, Isola LM, Jacobsohn DA, Jagasia M, Klumpp TR, Petersdorf EW, Santarone S, Schouten HC, Wingard JR, Spellman SR, Pavletic SZ, Lee SJ, Horowitz MM, Flowers ME, Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research chronic graft-versus-host disease risk score predicts mortality in an independent validation cohort. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 21:4(640-5)2015 Apr

24097283. Klumpp TR, Electronic medical records and quality of cancer care. Curr Oncol Rep 15:6(588-94)2013 Dec

18583566. Gajewski JL, Johnson VV, Sandler SG, Sayegh A, Klumpp TR, A review of transfusion practice before, during, and after hematopoietic progenitor cell transplantation. Blood 112:8(3036-47)2008 Oct 15

17900280. Wirk B, Klumpp TR, Ulicny J, Herman JH, Gajewski JL, Martin ME, Emmons RV, Mangan KF, Lack of effect of donor-recipient Rh mismatch on outcomes after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Transfusion 48:1(163-8)2008 Jan

16964267. Klumpp TR, Herman JH, Ulicny J, Emmons RV, Martin ME, Mangan KF, Lack of effect of donor-recipient ABO mismatching on outcome following allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Bone Marrow Transplant 38:9(615-20)2006 Nov

11281398. Schlossberg H, Klumpp T, Sabol P, Herman J, Mangan K, Severe cutaneous ulceration following treatment with thalidomide for GVHD. Bone Marrow Transplant 27:2(229-30)2001 Jan

10413273. Klumpp TR, Herman JH, Gaughan JP, Russo RR, Christman RA, Goldberg SL, Ackerman SJ, Bleecker GC, Mangan KF, Clinical consequences of alterations in platelet transfusion dose: a prospective, randomized, double-blind trial. Transfusion 39:7(674-81)1999 Jul

9850024. Goldberg SL, Klumpp TR, Magdalinski AJ, Mangan KF, Value of the pretransplant evaluation in predicting toxic day-100 mortality among blood stem-cell and bone marrow transplant recipients. J Clin Oncol 16:12(3796-802)1998 Dec

9285541. Klumpp TR, Goldberg SL, Magdalinski AJ, Mangan KF, Phase II study of high-dose cyclophosphamide, etoposide, and carboplatin (CEC) followed by autologous hematopoietic stem cell rescue in women with metastatic or high-risk non-metastatic breast cancer: multivariate analysis of factors affecting survival and engraftment. Bone Marrow Transplant 20:4(273-81)1997 Aug

9052924. Redei I, Mangan KF, Ming PL, Mullaney MT, Rao PN, Goldberg SL, Klumpp TR, Detection of a dormant 20q- leukemia clone in bone marrow cultures with hematopoietic growth factors: implications for secondary leukemia post-transplant. Bone Marrow Transplant 19:5(521-3)1997 Mar

8879629. Goldberg SL, Shubert J, Rao AK, Redei I, Klumpp TR, Mangan KF, Treatment of hepatic veno-occlusive disease with low-dose tissue plasminogen activator: impact on coagulation profile. Bone Marrow Transplant 18:3(633-6)1996 Sep

8879617. Klumpp TR, Herman JH, Schnell MK, Goldberg SL, Mangan KF, Association between antibodies reactive with neutrophils, rate of neutrophil engraftment, and incidence of post-engraftment neutropenia following BMT. Bone Marrow Transplant 18:3(559-64)1996 Sep

8807111. Klumpp TR, Herman JH, Innis S, Pearlman E, Culling N, Kotz KW, Slachta C, Goldberg SL, Mangan KF, Factors associated with response to platelet transfusion following hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Bone Marrow Transplant 17:6(1035-41)1996 Jun

7499957. Klumpp TR, Mohr RM, Silverman CL, Tang CK, Elfenbein IB, Dardick I, Malignant myoepithelioma of the parotid gland: case report and review of the literature. J Laryngol Otol 109:10(995-8)1995 Oct

7777870. Klumpp TR, Complications of peripheral blood stem cell transplantation. Semin Oncol 22:3(263-70)1995 Jun

7538555. Klumpp TR, Mangan KF, Goldberg SL, Pearlman ES, Macdonald JS, Granulocyte colony-stimulating factor accelerates neutrophil engraftment following peripheral-blood stem-cell transplantation: a prospective, randomized trial. J Clin Oncol 13:6(1323-7)1995 Jun

7633845. Goldberg SL, Mangan KF, Klumpp TR, Macdonald JS, Thomas C, Mullaney MT, Au FC, Complications of peripheral blood stem cell harvesting: review of 554 PBSC leukaphereses. J Hematother 4:2(85-90)1995 Apr

8092142. Klumpp TR, Herman JH, Chapman AE, Refractory thrombocytopenia in a 27-year-old female following allogeneic bone marrow transplantation. Am J Hematol 47:2(284-8)1994 Oct

8073483. Klumpp TR, Herman JH, Mangan KF, Schnell MK, Goldberg SL, Macdonald JS, Lack of transmission of neutrophil and platelet antibodies by intravenous immunoglobulin in bone marrow transplant patients. Transfusion 34:8(677-9)1994 Aug

7535452. Mangan KF, Mullaney MT, Klumpp TR, Goldberg SL, Macdonald JS, A retrospective comparison of three different methods for mobilization of peripheral blood stem cells. Prog Clin Biol Res 389:(441-8)1994

7506091. Klumpp TR, Mangan KF, Glenn LD, Malaspina DR, Cropper T, Mullaney M, Macdonald JS, Phase I/II study of high-dose cyclophosphamide, etoposide and cisplatin followed by autologous bone marrow or peripheral blood stem cell transplantation in patients with poor prognosis Hodgkin's disease or non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. Bone Marrow Transplant 12:4(337-45)1993 Oct

8241955. Mangan K, Mullaney M, Klumpp T, Goldberg S, Macdonald J, Mobilization of peripheral blood stem cells by subcutaneous injections of yeast-derived granulocyte macrophage colony stimulating factor: a phase I-II study. Stem Cells 11:5(445-54)1993 Sep

8097937. Klumpp TR, Mangan KF, Glenn LD, Macdonald JS, Phase II pilot study of high-dose busulfan and CY followed by autologous BM or peripheral blood stem cell transplantation in patients with advanced chemosensitive breast cancer. Bone Marrow Transplant 11:4(337-9)1993 Apr

8467290. Klumpp TR, Herman JH, Mangan KF, Macdonald JS, Graft failure following neutrophil-specific alloantigen mismatched allogeneic BMT. Bone Marrow Transplant 11:3(243-5)1993 Mar

8477091. Klumpp TR, Antibody-mediated neutropenia following bone marrow transplantation. Int J Clin Lab Res 23:1(4-7)1993

1384319. Klumpp TR, Herman JH, Macdonald JS, Schnell MK, Mullaney M, Mangan KF, Autoimmune neutropenia following peripheral blood stem cell transplantation. Am J Hematol 41:3(215-7)1992 Nov

1958897. Klumpp TR, Immunohematologic complications of bone marrow transplantation. Bone Marrow Transplant 8:3(159-70)1991 Sep

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