Haewon C. Kim, MD

Haewon C. Kim, MD

Haewon C. Kim, MD, is medical director of the Apheresis Program and an attending physician in the Division of Hematology and Blood Bank and Transfusion Medicine at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Pediatric hematology, Stem cell transplantation, Therapeutic and donor hemapheresis, Transfusion medicine
Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Ewha Woman's University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea

Internship

Yonsei University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
Brooklyn-Cumberland Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

Residency

Pediatrics - Brooklyn-Cumberland Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
Pediatrics - University of Toledo Medical Center, Toledo, OH (Chief Resident)

Fellowship

Hematology/Oncology - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Hematology/Oncology
Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

Medical Director, Apheresis Program

Attending Physician

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2017

Chisa Yamada, Huy P. Pham, Yanyun Wu, Laura Cooling, Haewon C. Kim, Shanna Morgan, Joseph Schwartz, Jeffrey L. Winters, Edward C.C. Wong: Report of the ASFA Apheresis Registry on Muscle Specific Kinase Antibody Positive Myasthenia Gravis. J Clin Apher. 32: 5-11, March 2017 Notes: DOI: 10.1002/jca.21454.

2016

O'Leary MF, Dunbar NM, Kim HC, Draper NL, Linenberger M, Schwartz J, Miller Y, Murtaugh A, West FB, Fernando LP, Park YA.: Venous access for hematopoietic progenitor cell collection: An international survey by the ASFA HPC donor subcommittee. J Clin Apher Wiley Blackwell, 31(6): 529-534, December 2016 Notes: DOI: 10.1002/jca.21445.

Dunbar NM, Raval JS, Johnson A, Abikoff CM, Adamski J, Cooling LL, Grossman B, Kim HC, Marques MB, Morgan S, Schmidt AE, Sloan SR, Su LL, Szczepiorkowski ZM, West FB, Wong E, Schneiderman J. : Extracorporeal photopheresis practice patterns: An international survey by the ASFA ECP subcommittee. J Clin Apher July 2016 Notes: doi: 10.1002/jca.21486.

Pham HP, Schwartz J, Cooling L, Hofmann JC, Kim HC, Morgan S, Pagano MB, Schneiderman J, Winters JL, Yamada C, Wong EC, Wu Y. : Report of the ASFA apheresis registry study on Wilson's disease. J Clin Apher Wiley Blackwell, 31(1): 11-15, February 2016 Notes: DOI: 10.1002/jca.21396.

2014

Makar RS, Padmanabhan A, Kim HC, Anderson C, Sugrue MW, Linenberger M.: Use laboratory tests to guide initiation of autologous hematopoietic progenitor cell collection by apheresis: Results from the Multicenter Hematopoietic Progenitor Cell Collection by Apheresis Laboratory Trigger Survey. Transfus. Med. Rev. 28: 198-204, 2014.

Delaney M, Capocelli KE, Eder AF, Schneiderman J, Schwartz J, Sloan SR, Wong EC, Kim HC.: An international survey of pediatric apheresis practice. J. Clin. Apher. 29: 120-126, 2014.

2009

Farrell SB, Shelat SG, Kim HC, Drew C.: Alternative method to determine the hematocrit of red blood cell units: a potential use in the apheresis unit Transfusion 49: 1255-1258, 2009.

2001

Singer, A.L., Olthoff, K.M., Kim, H., Rand, E., Zamir, G, Shaked, A.: Role of plasmapheresis in the management of acute hepatic failure in children. Ann. Surg. 234: 418-424, 2001.

1998

Uchida, K., Rackoff, W.R., Ohene-Frempong, K., Kim, H.C., Reilly, M.P., Asakura, T.: Effect of erythrocytapheresis on arterial oxygen saturation and hemoglobin oxygen affinity in patients with sickle cell disease. Am. J. Hematol. 59: 5-8, 1998.

1997

Larson, P.J., Friedman, D., Reilly, M.P., Kattamis, A.C., Asakura, T., Fortina, P., A.R., Kim, H.C., Manno, C.S.: The presurgical management of a patient with a high oxygen affinity, unstable hemoglobin variant (Hb Bryn Mawr) with erythrocytapheresis. Transfusion 37: 703-707, 1997.

1994

Oyefara, B.I., Kim, H.C., Danziger, R.N, Carroll, M., Greene, J.M., Douglas, S.D.: Autoimmune hemolytic anemia in chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis. Clin. Diagn. Lab. Immunol. 1: 38-43, 1994.

Kim, H.C., Dugan, N.P., Silber, J.H., Martin, M.B., Schwartz, E., Ohene-Frempong, K.,Cohen, A.R.: Erythrocytapheresis therapy to reduce iron overload in chronically transfused patients with sickle cell disease. Blood 83: 1136-1142, 1994.

1992

Poh-Fitzpatrick, M.B., Honig, P.J., Kim, H.C., Sassa, S.: Childhood-onset familial porphyria cutanea tarda: Effects of therapeutic phlebotomy. J. Am. Acad. of Dermatol. 27: 896-900, 1992.

Cohen, A.R., Martin, M.B., Silver, J.H., Kim, H.C., Ohene-Frempong, K., Schwartz, E.: A modified transfusion program for prevention of stroke in sickle cell disease. Blood 79: 1659-1661, 1992.

1991

Manno, C.S., Hedberg, K.W., Kim, H.C., Bunin, G.R., Nicholson, S., Jobes, D., Schwartz, E., Norwood, W.I.: Comparison of the hemostatic effects of fresh whole blood, stored whole blood and components after open heart surgery in children. Blood 77: 930-936, 1991.

1989

Kim, H.C., Abass, A., Russell, M.O., Schwartz, E.: Differentiation of Bone and Bone Marrow Infarcts from osteomyelitis in Sickle Cell Disorders. Clin. Nuclear Med. 14: 249-254, 1989.

1988

Kim, H.C., Park, C.L., Cowan, J.H. III, Fattori, F.D., August, C.S.: Massive intravascular hemolysis associated with intravenous immunoglobulin in bone marrow transplant recipients. Am. J. Pediatr. Hematol. Oncol. 10: 69-74, 1988.

Greenbaum, H., Kim, H.C.: Recurrent strokes in two siblings with sickle cell disease and von Willebrand's disease. European Pediatr. Hematol. Oncol. 5: 239-244, 1988.

1984

Russell, M.O., Goldberg, H.I., Hudson, A., Kim, H.C., Halus, J., Reivich, M., Schwartz, E.: Effect of transfusion therapy in arteriographic abnormalities and on recurrence of stroke in sickle cell disease. Blood 63: 162-169, 1984.

Kelleher, J.F. Jr., Park, J.O., Kim, H.C., Schroeder, W.A.: Life-threatening complications in a child with hemoglobin SD Los Angeles disease. Hemoglobin 8: 203-213, 1984.

1983

Schmidt, W.F. III, Kim, H.C., Tomassini, N., Schwartz, E.: RBC destruction caused by a micropore blood filter. JAMA 248: 1629-1632, 1983.

1980

Kim, H.C., Friedman, Sh., Asakura, T., Schwartz, E.: Inclusions in red blood cells containing Hb S or Hb C. Br. J. Haematol. 44: 547-554, 1980.

1978

Kinney T.R., Friedman, Sh., Cifuentes, E., Kim, H.C., Schwartz, E: Variations in globin synthesis in δβ thalassemia. Br. J. Haematol. 38: 15-22, 1978.

1977

Kim, H.C., Weierbach, R.G., Friedman, S., Schwartz, E.: Globin biosynthesis in sickle cell, Hb SC and Hb C disorders. J. Pediatr. 91: 13-18, 1977.

Kim, H.C., Weierbach, R.G., Friedman, S., Schwartz, E.: Detection of sickle a- or bthalassemia by studies of globin biosynthesis. Blood 49: 785-792, 1977.

Books

Chapters

2017

Haewon C. Kim : Pediatric Apheresis (Chapter 6). Therapeutic Apheresis: A Physician's Handbook. 5th Ed. Pediatric Apheresis (Chapter 6). Therapeutic Apheresis:
 A Physician's Handbook. Crookston,KP (eds.). AABB Press, Bethesda, MD,(5th Ed), 231-271 July 2017.

2010

Kim, HC: Therapeutic Apheresis in Pediatric Patients (Chapter 21). Apheresis: Principles and Practice, 3rd Ed. AABB Press, Bethesda, MD, Page: 445-464, 2010.

2004

McLeod, B. and Kim, H.C.: Overview and Practical Aspects of Therapeutic Apheresis (Chapter 29). Handbook of Pediatric Transfusion Medicine. Hillyer, C., Luban, N., and Strauss, R. (eds.). Elsevier Academic Press, San Diego, Page: 343-352, 2004.

Friedman, D.F. and Kim, H.C.: Apheresis (Chapter 38). Pediatric Dialysis. Warady, B.A., Alexander, R.A., Fine, R.N., and Schaefer, F. (eds.). Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht/Boston/London, Page: 629-648, 2004.

Eder, A. and Kim, H.C.: Therapeutic Cytapheresis (Chapter 30). Handbook of Pediatric Transfusion Medicine. Hillyer, C., Luban, N., and Strauss, R. (eds.). Elsevier Academic Press, San Diego, Page: 353-364, 2004.

2002

Eder, A.F. and Kim, H.C.: Pediatric Therapeutic Apheresis (Chapter 20). Pediatric Transfusion Therapy. Herman, J.H. and Manno, C.S. (eds.). AABB Press, Bethesda, Maryland, Page: 471-508, 2002.

1995

Kim, H.C., and Schwartz, E.: Sickle Hemoglobin (Chapter L12). Williams Hematology, 5th ed. Beutler, E., Lichtman, M.A., Coller, B.S.,, and Kipps, T.J. (eds.). McGraw- Hill Inc., New York, Page: L43-L44, 1995.

Kim, H.C., and Schwartz, E.: Fetal Hemoglobin (Chapter L11). Williams Hematology, 5th ed. Beutler, E., Lichtman, M.A., Coller, B.S., and Kipps, T.J. (eds.). McGraw-Hill Inc., New York, Page: L42-L43, 1995.

Kim, H.C., Adachi, K., and Schwartz, E.: Separation of Hemoglobins (Chapter L10). Williams Hematology, 5th ed. Beutler, E., Lichtman, M.A., Coller, B.S., and Kipps, T.J. (eds.). McGraw-Hill Inc., New York, Page: L35-L42, 1995.

Kim, H.C. and Schwartz, E.: Unstable Hemoglobins (Chapter L9). Williams 5th ed. Beutler, E., Lichtman, M.A., Coller, B.S., and Kipps, T.J. (eds.). McGraw- Hill Inc., New York, Page: L33-L34, 1995.

1992

Kim, H.C.: Use of Blood and Blood Products (Chapter 11). Practical Pediatric Oncology. D'Angio, G.J., Sinniah, D., Meadows, A.T., Evans, A.E., and Pritchard, J. (eds.). Edward Arnold, London, Page: 103-112, 1992.

1988

Kim, H.C.: Blood Component Therapy in the Neonate (Chapter 8). Developmental and Neonatal Hematology. Stockman, J.A. III, and Pochedly, C. (eds.). Raven Press Books, LTD., New York, Page: 169-198, 1988.

1987

Baumgart, S., and Kim, H.C.: Exchange Transfusion in the Neonate (Chapter 8). Developmental and Neonatal Hematology. Stockman, J.A. III, and Pochedly, C. (eds.). Raven Press Books, LTD., New York, Page: 199-221, 1987.

1984

Kim, H.C., Gaston, G. and Fithian, J.: Sickle Cell Anemia Understanding the child with a chronic illness in the classroom. Fithian, J. (eds.). Onyx Press, Phoenix, AZ, Page: 180-197, 1984.

1983

Kim, H.C.: Red blood cell transfusion in the neonate. Seminars in Perinatology. Cohen, A. (eds.). McGraw-Hill Publishing Co., New York, Page: 159-74, July 1983.

1980

Kim, H.C.: Variants of Sickle Cell Disease (Chapter 9). Hemoglobinopathies in Children. Schwartz, E. (eds.). PSG Publishing Co., Inc., Littleton, Mass. Page: 215-248, 1980.

Posters and Presentations

2018

T. Ipe, J. S. Raval, L. Fernando, A. Gokhale4, C. Jacquot, H. Kim, Y. Mo, G. Monis. M. Morgan, K. Sanford, A. Schmidt, J. Schwartz1, A. Waldman1, J. Webb, J. Winters, S. Winters, Y. Wu, C. Yamada, M. B. Pagano, E. Wong: REPORT OF THE NEUROMYELITIS OPTICA SPECTRUM DISORDER REGISTRY Oral Presntation at ASFA Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL April 2018.

David F Fiedman, Haewon C. Kim: AUTOMATED ADVERSE EVENT DATA COLLECTION IN PEDIATRIC THERAPEUTIC APHERESIS. Oral Presntation at ASFA Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL April 2018.

2016

Haewon C. Kim, Noreen Dugan, David Friedman, Kenneth Richardson, Deborah Pizzini, Stella t. Chou, Janet l. Kwiatkowski and Kwaku Ohene-Frempong: erythrocytapheresis (C-EP) therapy to reduce iron overload in patients with sickle disease (SCD). A retrospective review of over 25 years of experience at a center
 World Apheresis Association/International Joint Congress ProgramBook April 2016 Notes: Oral presentation at the World Apheresis Association/International Joint Congress, Paris, France.

2015

Morgan SM, Cooling L, Kim HC, Sachais B, Schwartz J, Winters JL, Wu Y, Yamada C, Wong EC : Report of the ASFA Neuromyelitis Optica Apheresis Registry. J Clin Apher May 2015 Notes: Presented by Morgan SM at the 2015 American Society For Apheresis National Meeting, San Antonio, TX, (oral presentation, May 7, 2015.

Invited Lectures

2018

Kim HC. Automated Adverse Event Data Collection in Pediatric Therapeutic Apheresis, Abstract presented by D. Friedman, ASFA Annual meeting, Chicago, IL. Apr, 2018.

Kim HC. Report of the Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder Registry. Tina I, Raval JS, Fernando L, Gokhale A, Jacquot C, Kim H, Mo Y, Monis G, Morgan SM, Sanford K, Schmidt A, Schwartz J, Waldman A, Webb J, Winters J, Winters S, Wu Y, Yamada C5, Pagano MB, Wong E. Abstract presented by T. IPE. ASFA Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL. April 2018.

2017

Kim HC. Revelations and Considerations in Red Cell Exchange for Sickle Cell. AABB Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA. Oct, 2017.

Kim HC. Sickle cell disease and advances in treatment with apheresis medicine, National Medical Association 115th Annual Convention and Scientific Assembly, Philadelphia, PA. Aug, 2017.

Kim HC. Vascular Access for Apheresis Procedures in Children, American Society for Apheresis Annual Meeting, Fort Lauderdale, FL. May, 2017.

2016

Kim HC. Pediatric apheresis considerations: Peripheral blood hematopoietic progenitor cell harvest in children. Leader for Discussion at Solve It Senario Session. AABB Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL. Oct, 2016.

Awards and Honors

2018, Presidential Award, American Society for Apheresis
2005, Lecturer Award, American Society for Apheresis
1985, Ethel Brown Foerderer Award (Establishment of the Hemapheresis Service at CHOP)

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial Positions

2015-present, Ad-hoc reviewer, Transfusion and Apheresis Science
2005-present, Peer-reviewer, Transfusion
1999-present, Peer-reviewer, Clinical Journal of Apheresis

Academic and Institutional Committees

1998-present, Blood and Marrow Transplant FACT Organization
1978-present, Transfusion Committee

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2006-present, American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation
1998-present, Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT)
 - 1998-present, Inspector
1994-present, American Society for Apheresis
 - 2017-present, Abstract Selection Committee
 - 2017-present, Nephrology Subcommittee
 - 2016-present, Research Sickle Cell Disease Subcommittee, Chair
 - 2016-present, Pediatric Apheresis Subcommittee, Co-Chair
 - 2013-present, Extracorporeal Photopheresis Subcommittee
 - 2011-present, Research Subcommittee
 - 2009-present, Hematopoietic Progenitor Cells Subcommittee
 - 1994-present, Applications Committee
1979-present, American Society of Hematology
1979-present, American Association of Blood Banks
 - 2011-present, Cellular Therapy Product Collection and Clinical Practices Subsection