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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Diamond is a clinician with extensive experience in the care of children with bleeding and clotting disorders in addition to abnormalities of red blood cells and platelets. She directs the comprehensive clinics for sickle cell anemia and bleeding disorders for American Family Children's Hospital. As well, she has experience and interest in vascular anomalies. Dr. Diamond received the UWHC Clinical Excellence Award in 2009.


Pediatric Hematology and Oncology

Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

Adrenocortical carcinoma

Aplastic Anemia



Atypical Teratoid/Rhabdoid tumor

Brain Stem Glioma


Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

Congenital Hemolytic Anemias


Cyclic Neutropenia

Diamond-Blackfan Syndrome

Endocrine Tumors


Ewing Sarcoma

Fanconi's Anemia

Germ Cell Tumors

Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis

Hemophilia A

Hemophilia B


Hereditary Spherocytosis

Hodgkin's Disease

I-131 MIBG (Metaiodobenzylguadine)

Immune Thrombocytopenc Purpura


Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia

Kostmann Syndrome

Langerhans' Cell Histiocytosis

Lumbar Puncture


Myelodysplastic Syndromes

Neurocutaneous Syndrome


Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas

Optic Glioma


Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria

Pediatric Bleeding Disorders

Pediatric Cancer

Pediatric Sickle Cell Disease



Shwachman-Diamond Syndrome

Sturge-Weber Syndrome

Thalassemia Syndromes


Thyroid Tumors

Tuberous Sclerosis

Vascular malformations

Von Willebrand Disease

VonHippel-Lindau Disease


American Family Children's Hospital
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American Family Children's Hospital
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American Family Children's Hospital
(608) 263-6420 | (800) 323-8942 | Map
American Family Children's Hospital
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Aurora Children's Health (Oshkosh)
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UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Pediatrics

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
Fellowship UCSF Medical Center, San Francisco, CA
Residency UCSF Medical Center, San Francisco, CA
Internship UCSF Medical Center, San Francisco, CA
Medical School The Chicago Medical School, Chicago, IL

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.

Dr. Diamond cares for children with hematologic disorders, inherited hemolytic anemias and hematologic malignancies, and leads our Comprehensive Sickle Cell Clinic and Comprehensive Bleeding Disorder Program Clinic. She is a leader in a recognized Hemophilia treatment program. Her clinical interests include iron homeostasis and inflammation, vascular anomalies, and autoimmune cytopenias. Dr. Diamond has research interests in iron overload, and is a co-investigator on a clinical trial using MRI to quantify iron in the liver.

PubMed Articles
Hernando D Cook RJ Qazi N Longhurst CA Diamond CA Reeder SB Complex confounder-corrected R2* mapping for liver iron quantification with MRI. Eur Radiol . 2021 Jan;31(1):264-275
[PubMed ID: 32785766]
Yu Q Zhong X Chen B Feng Y Ma M Diamond CA Voeller JS Kim M DeSantes KB Capitini CM Patel NJ Hoover-Regan ML Burke MJ Janko K Puccetti DM Ikonomidou C Li L Isobaric Labeling Strategy Utilizing 4-Plex <i>N</i>,<i>N</i>-Dimethyl Leucine (DiLeu) Tags Reveals Proteomic Changes Induced by Chemotherapy in Cerebrospinal Fluid of Children with B-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. J Proteome Res . 2020 Jul 2;19(7):2606-2616
[PubMed ID: 32396724]
Mulvey HE Haslam RD Laytin AD Diamond CA Sims CA Unplanned ICU Admission Is Associated With Worse Clinical Outcomes in Geriatric Trauma Patients. J Surg Res . 2020 Jan;245:13-21
[PubMed ID: 31394403]
Denu RA Matson DR Davis MJ Tedford NJ Brichta CE Diamond CA Hoover-Regan ML Association of Immune Thrombocytopenia and T-Lymphoblastic Lymphoma in a Pediatric Patient. Case Rep Hematol . 2019;2019:1425151
[PubMed ID: 31929920]
Kinner S Schubert TB Bruce RJ Rebsamen SL Diamond CA Reeder SB Rowley HA Deep Brain Nuclei T1 Shortening after Gadobenate Dimeglumine in Children: Influence of Radiation and Chemotherapy. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol . 2018 Jan;39(1):24-30
[PubMed ID: 29146718]
Aggarwal S Lee DH Minteer WB Fenning RT Raja SK Bernstein ME Raman KR Denny SP Patel PA Lieber M Farfel AO Diamond CA Another Generation of Stigma? Assessing Healthcare Student Perceptions of HIV-Positive Patients in Mwanza, Tanzania. AIDS Patient Care STDS . 2017 Feb;31(2):87-95
[PubMed ID: 28099036]
Elsaid MY Capitini CM Diamond CA Porte M Otto M DeSantes KB Successful matched unrelated donor stem cell transplant in Hemoglobin Bart's disease. Bone Marrow Transplant . 2016 Nov;51(11):1522-1523
[PubMed ID: 27295273]
Kwako LE George DT Schwandt ML Spagnolo PA Momenan R Hommer DW Diamond CA Sinha R Shaham Y Heilig M The neurokinin-1 receptor antagonist aprepitant in co-morbid alcohol dependence and posttraumatic stress disorder: a human experimental study. Psychopharmacology (Berl) . 2015 Jan;232(1):295-304
[PubMed ID: 25030801]
Bhatia R Rowley HD Mosher JC Alsheik NH Aagaard-Kienitz B Diamond CD Iskandar BJ Peters A Boriosi JP Patel NJ Extensive sinovenous thrombosis and hemorrhagic infarction during therapy for T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Pediatr Emerg Care . 2013 Jan;29(1):93-7
[PubMed ID: 23283276]
Manousakis G Hsu D Diamond CA Rowley H Teaching NeuroImages: methotrexate leukoencephalopathy mimicking a transient ischemic attack. Neurology . 2010 Aug 17;75(7):e34
[PubMed ID: 20713944]
Weisstein JS Steinbach LS Diamond CA Huang SJ O'Donnell RJ Pseudo-osteomyelitic crisis upon presentation of Gaucher disease. Skeletal Radiol . 2001 Jul;30(7):407-10
[PubMed ID: 11499783]
Jonsdottir S Diamond C Levinson B Magnusson S Jensson O Gitschier J Missense mutations causing mild hemophilia A in Iceland detected by denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis. Hum Mutat . 1992;1(6):506-8
[PubMed ID: 1301960]
Diamond C Kogan S Levinson B Gitschier J Amino acid substitutions in conserved domains of factor VIII and related proteins: study of patients with mild and moderately severe hemophilia A. Hum Mutat . 1992;1(3):248-57
[PubMed ID: 1301932]
Gitschier J Kogan S Diamond C Levinson B Genetic basis of hemophilia A. Thromb Haemost . 1991 Jul 12;66(1):37-9
[PubMed ID: 1926049]