Multiple Myeloma Program

Our Team

Myeloma Team

Physicians
Atanackovic

Djordje Atanackovic, MD
Director, Multiple Myeloma Program
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine

Clinical Interests

  • Multiple Myeloma, Plasma Cell Leukemia
  • Plasmacytoma, MGUS, Amyloidosis
  • Waldenström's Macroglobulinemia
  • Castleman’s Disease, POEMS Syndrome

Research Interests

  • Cancer Immunotherapy
  • Adoptive T Cell Therapy
  • Immune Environment of Myeloma
Douglas Sborov

Douglas Sborov, MD, MS

  • Associate Professor, Multiple Myeloma Program
  • Associate Professor of Internal Medicine
Sri

Srinivas Tantravahi, MD
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine

Clinical Interests

  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

Research Interests

  • Multiple Myeloma Therapy
  • Myeloproliferative Neoplasms
Tibor

Tibor Kovacsovics, MD
Professor of Internal Medicine

Clinical Interests

  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Amyloidosis
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
  • Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

Research Interests

  • Diagnostics and Treatments for Amyloidosis
  • Leukemia Therapy
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Sabarinath Venniyil Radhakrishnan

Clinical Interests

  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Plasma cell dyscrasia

Research interest:

  • Cancer Immunotherapy
  • CAR T cell therapies.
Advanced Practice Clinicians
Mary

Mary Steinbach, DNP, APRN

Mary Steinbach, DNP, is a Nurse Practitioner in the Division of Hematology and Hematologic Malignancies, Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Utah. She practices within the Hunstman Cancer Institute Blood and Marrow Transplant Program. As a family nurse practitioner, her clinical interests include hematology and hematologic malignancies. She began her career as a registered nurse working in hematology/oncology and internal medicine for seven years prior to obtaining her advanced degree. She has a passion for providing individualized care while focusing on the effects of illness on the lives of patients and their families.

Steinbach received her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from the University of Utah. She received her bachelor of science in nursing from the University of Loyola Chicago and a bachelor of science from Boston College. At the University of Utah, she earned a Hartford scholarship and obtained a specialty certificate in geriatric nursing. She is currently a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

Janet Weidner

Janet Weidner, PA-C

Jan Weidner, PA-C, is a Physician Assistant in the Division of Hematology and Hematologic Malignancies at the University of Utah. She practices in the Blood and Marrow Transplant Clinic at the Huntsman Cancer Institute. Jan received a bachelor of science at Colby College, and she received a Master of Physician Assistant Studies from Pacific University of Oregon. She is a member of the AAPA and is board certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.

Nurses

Steve Bleak
Nurse
801-587-4687

Breann Butterfield
Nurse
801-587-4687

Micaela Lopez
Nurse
801-587-4687
Melanie Murphy
Nurse
801-587-4687
Jenifer Richards

Jenifer Richards, RN
Nurse
801-587-4687

Myeloma Coordinators
Wylie Shepard

Lori Griffin, BS
Myeloma Coordinator
801-213-5607
lori.griffin@hci.utah.edu

Wylie Shepard
Myeloma Coordinator
801-213-4392
wylie.shepard@hci.utah.edu

Christopher Moss
New Patient Coordinator
801-587-4500
christopher.moss@hci.utah.edu

Other Team Members

Codi Barrios
Scheduler
801-587-4471

Nico Cheek-O' Donnell

Nico Cheek-O' Donnell
Social Worker
801-587-4695

Bethany Hopkins Bethany Hopkins
Medical Assistant