The Cold Agglutinin Disease Foundation (CADF) has obtained the invaluable endorsement of four distinguished physicians who specifically support and encourage our establishing this dedicated non-profit foundation for advancing education and
research about CAD.
Sigbjørn Berentsen, MD, PhD Hematologist and Researcher Dept.
Research and Innovation
Haugesund Hospital, Norway
Richard R. Furman, MD Hematology/Oncology
Weill Cornell Medicine
New York Presbyterian Hospital
We are happy to announce that since June 2021 Dr. Kiss and Dr Smith joined the CAD Foundation as Medical Advisors:
Dr. Joseph E. Kiss is a hematologist in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside and UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital. He received his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine and has been in practice for more than 20 years.
SPECIALTY - Hematology
Hematologists specialize in diseases of the blood, spleen and lymph glands, treating such conditions as anemia, clotting disorders, sickle cell disease, hemophilia, leukemia and lymphoma.
Roy E. Smith, MD, is a professor of medicine at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in the Division of Hematology/Oncology. He specializes in bleeding and thrombotic disorders.
Dr. Smith is board-certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hematology.
All four are notable and recognized in the field of CAD treatment and research.