Kristin (Ammon) Shimano, MD, Pediatric Hematology & Oncology, San Francisco, CA, UCSF Medical Center


Pediatric Hematology & Oncology San Francisco, CA

HS Clinical Associate Professor University of California, San Francisco

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Education & Training

  • UCSF
    UCSFFellowship, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 2008 - 2010
  • Boston Children's Hospital
    Boston Children's HospitalFellowship, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 2007 - 2008
  • UCSF
    UCSFResidency, Pediatrics, 2003 - 2007
  • Harvard Medical School
    Harvard Medical SchoolClass of 2003

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 2005 - 2021
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations



  • Reduced Toxicity Conditioning for Non-Malignant Hematopoietic Cell Transplants
    Kristin A. Shimano, 61st Annual American Society of Hematology Meeting, Orlando, FL, 12/9/2019
  • Role of Disease Mechanism in Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Outcomes for Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis
    Kristin A. Shimano, 61st Annual American Society of Hematology Meeting, Orlando, FL, 12/8/2019


  • A Phase 3 Study of Eltrombopag Vs. Standard First-Line Management for Newly Diagnosed Immune Thrombocytopenia in Children 
    61st Annual American Society of Hematology Meeting - Orlando, FL - 12/7/2019

Press Mentions

  • The AMA Does Not Speak for Us
    The AMA Does Not Speak for UsDecember 09, 2016 12:07
  • Bangladesh-Boston Collaborate on ASCT Center
    Bangladesh-Boston Collaborate on ASCT CenterDecember 07, 2016 12:52

Hospital Affiliations