Elite in Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)
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About Dr. Karen K. Ballen

Karen Ballen is a Hematologist Oncology specialist and a Hematologist in Charlottesville, Virginia. Ballen has been practicing medicine for over 37 years and is rated as an Elite expert by MediFind in the treatment of Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML). She is also highly rated in 17 other conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML), Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia without Maturation, Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia with Maturation, Bone Marrow Transplant, and Bone Marrow Aspiration. She is licensed to treat patients in Massachusetts and Virginia. Ballen is currently accepting new patients.

Her clinical research consists of co-authoring 184 peer reviewed articles and participating in 22 clinical trials in the past 15 years. In particular, she has co-authored 48 articles and participated in 8 clinical trials in the study of Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML).


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1240 Lee St, Charlottesville, VA 22903
Other Locations
8081 Innovation Park Dr, Level 4, Fairfax, VA 22031
Background & Education
Graduate Institution
Other, 1986
Hematology Oncology
Internal Medicine in MA
Hospital Affiliations
University Hospital
Inova Fairfax Hospital
Languages Spoken
Clinical Research

Clinical research consists of overseeing clinical studies of patients undergoing new treatments and therapies, and publishing articles in peer reviewed medical journals. Doctors who actively participate in clinical research are generally at the forefront of the fields and aware of the most up-to-date advances in treatments for their patients.

22 Clinical Trials

A Randomized Double-Blind Phase III Study of Ibrutinib During and Following Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation Versus Placebo in Patients With Relapsed or Refractory Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma of the Activated B-Cell Subtype
Phase I Study of Inotuzumab Ozogamicin With 3 and 4 Drug Augmented Berlin-Frankfurt-Münster (BFM) Re-Induction for Patients With Relapsed or Refractory B-cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (B-ALL)
Phase I Study of Tagraxofusp for Post-Transplant Maintenance for Patients With CD 123+ Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Myelofibrosis and Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia
Clinical Transplant-Related Long-term Outcomes of Alternative Donor Allogeneic Transplantation (BMT CTN 1702)
Efficacy and Safety of High-Titer Anti-SARS-CoV-2 (COVID19) Convalescent Plasma for Hospitalized Patients With Infection Due to COVID-19 to Decrease Complications: A Phase II Trial
A Dose-Ranging Study of Intravenous BNZ132-1-40 in Patients With Large Granular Lymphocyte Leukemia or Refractory Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma
Phase I Study of MLN 9708 in Addition to Chemotherapy for the Treatment of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia in Older Adults
A Phase II Study of Reduced Intensity Double Umbilical Cord Blood Transplantation Using Fludarabine, Melphalan, and Low Dose Total Body Radiation
Intentional Rejection of the Donor Graft Using Recipient Leukocyte Infusion(s) Following Nonmyeloablative Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplant
Treatment of Older Adults With Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
Phase II Study of Sequential Unrelated Cord Blood Transplantation Using Tacrolimus and Sirolimus as Graft Versus Host Disease Prophylaxis
Phase I Study of Sequential Cord Blood Transplants
A Phase II Study of Parathyroid Hormone Following Myeloablative Sequential Unrelated Cord Blood Transplantation
A Phase I/II Study of Cordycepin Plus Pentostatin in Patients With Refractory TdT-Positive Leukemia
Phase I Dose Escalation Trial of Bortezomib in Combination With Thalidomide in Patients With Myelodysplasia
Phase I Study of Parathyroid Hormone in Combination With G-CSF in Patients Requiring Additional Stem Cell Mobilization
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