Mary Carmelle Philogene

American Red Cross

Mary Carmelle Philogene is the Senior Director for the Philadelphia Histocompatibility Laboratory at the American Red Cross. She has worked in the field of histocompatibility and transplant immunology for more than 25 years. Prior to the Red Cross, Dr. Philogene was Assistant Professor of Medicine and Associate Director of the Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics Laboratory at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Philogene earned her Bachelor of Science from the University of Florida and was a medical technologist and a certified histocompatibility specialist before earning her PhD from the Catholic University of America. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ABHI) and a certified Histocompatibility Laboratory Director by the New York State Department of Health.