Dr. Qazilbash is a Professor in the Department of Stem Cell Transplantation and Cellular Therapy at the UT MD Anderson Cancer Center that he joined in October 2002. His clinical and research work has been focused on improving the outcomes of stem cell transplantation and cellular therapy for patients with multiple myeloma and related disorders. As Director of Myeloma Transplantation and Cellular Therapy in his Department, he leads one of the largest myeloma transplant programs in the country. He has led several clinical trials for myeloma and related disorders, funded by the NIH and various philanthropic organizations. He has authored or co-authored more than 270 articles in peer-reviewed medical journals, and serves in leadership positions at various institutional and extramural committees. He is frequently invited to present his work at major national and international symposia.