Cameron Tebbi, M.D.

Professor, College Of Medicine Pediatrics

Director, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Professor of Pediatrics and Chief, Division Of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Director, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist, Pediatrics

Director, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Children’s Medical Services

Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist, Pediatrics, Tampa General Hospital

Professor of Pediatrics and Chief, Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine

Director, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Tampa General Hospital

Contact Info 2 Tampa General Circle
5th Floor
Tampa, FL 33606

Academic Email:

Academic Phone: (813) 259-8700


  • MD, Pediatrics, Tehran University*, 1968


  • American Society of Clinical Oncology (Member, 2012 - Present)
  • Children’s Oncology Group (Member, 2012 - Present)
  • American Association for Cancer Research (Member, 2012 - Present)
  • American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (Member, 2012 - Present)

Recent Publications

  • Tebbi CK, Mendenhall NP, London WB, Williams JL, Hutchison RE, Fitzgerald TJ, de Alarcón PA, Schwartz C, Chauvenet A. Response-dependent and reduced treatment in lower risk Hodgkin lymphoma in children and adolescents, results of P9426: a report from the Children's Oncology Group. Pediatric Blood & Cancer. 59(7) : 1259-65, 2012.
  • Tebbi CK, Steffensen TS, Thorkelsson T, Gudmundsson JA, Gilbert-Barness E. Clinicopathologic conference: multiple fetal demises, lactic acidosis and hepatic iron accumulation. Fetal and Pediatric Pathology. 30(2) : 77-87, 2011.
  • Vichinsky E, Bernaudin F, Forni GL, Gardner R, Hassell K, Heeney MM, Inusa B, Kutlar A, Lane P, Mathias L, Porter J, Tebbi C, Wilson F, Griffel L, Deng W, Giannone V, Coates T. Long-term safety and efficacy of deferasirox (Exjade) for up to 5 years in transfusional iron-overloaded patients with sickle cell disease. British Journal of Haematology. 154(3) : 387-97, 2011.
  • Arbefeville EF, Tebbi CK, Chrostowski L, Adams VI. Sudden death after exercise in an adolescent with hemoglobin SE. The American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology. 32(4) : 341-3, 2011.
  • Tebbi C, Costanzi J, Shulman R, Dreisbach L, Jacobs BR, Blaney M, Ashby M, Gillespie BS, Begelman SM. A phase III, open-label, single-arm study of tenecteplase for restoration of function in dysfunctional central venous catheters. Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology: JVIR. 22(8) : 1117-23, 2011.
  • Rossbach HC, Dalence C, Wynn T, Tebbi C. Faisalabad histiocytosis mimics Rosai-Dorfman disease: brothers with lymphadenopathy, intrauterine fractures, short stature, and sensorineural deafness. Pediatric blood & cancer. 47(5) : 629-32, 2006.

Positions Held

  • Medical Director (Pediatric Hematology/Oncology and Research Laboratories, St. Joseph’s Children's Hospital of Tampa 1990 - 2010)
  • Director (Adolescent Oncology, Roswell Park Memorial Institute 1979 - 1990)
  • Attending Pediatric Hematologist (Hematology/Oncology, Buffalo Children's Hospital 1987 - 1990)
  • Attending in General Pediatrics and Consultant in Hematology/Oncology (Hematology/Oncology, Buffalo Children's Hospital 1978 - 1990)
  • Associate Director (Department of Pediatrics, Roswell Park Memorial Institute 1978 - 1990)
  • Associate Director (Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Research Laboratory, Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital 1975 - 1978)
  • Associate Pediatrician and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Case Western Reserve University, Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital 1974 - 1978)
  • Physician in Charge (Hemoglobin Clinic and Hemoglobin Screening Program, Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital 1976 - 1978)


  • Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition (US House of Representatives - 2012)
  • Top 1% in the nation in his/her specialty (U.S. News and World Report - 2011)
  • Top Doctors in America (Top Doctors in America - 2006)
  • Marquis Who’s Who in America (Marquis Who’s Who in America - 2005)
  • Medal of Honor in Medicine (University of Tehran - 1968)
  • Top Graduate (Tehran University, School of Medicine - 1968)
  • B'nai B'rith Hillel Award (Tehran - 1968)