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Tolar, Jakub, MD, PhD

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  • Pediatrics
  • Blood and Marrow Transplantation
  • Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant
  • Blood Disorders (Hematology -- Benign)
  • Skin Cancer

Clinical Interests:

Blood and marrow transplantation, Gene therapy for correction of genetic diseases

Medical School:

Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic


University of Minnesota (Pediatrics)


University of Minnesota (Hematology/Oncology and Blood and Marrow Transplantation); University of Minnesota (PhD in Molecular, Cellular, Developmental Biology and Genetics)


  • Best Doctors in America® (2011-2012, 2013)
  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctor" (2012-2015)
  • 2011-2016 Albert D. and Eva J. Corniea Chair, 2011-2016
  • Butterfly Award, Children’s Cancer Research Fund, 2009
  • Elected to Society of Pediatric Research, 2005
  • University Pediatrics Foundation Scholar, 2005
  • NIH/NICHD Child Health Research Scholar, 2003-2005
  • Margaret Kendrick Hostetter MD Award for Research in Pediatric Subspecialty Training (1st place Fellow Research Symposium), 2003
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology Young Investigator Award, 2003
  • Amy Strelzer Manasevit Scholars Program Bone Marrow Transplant Award, 2002
  • MD summa cum laude and Academic Achievement Award of the Chancellor, 1st Medical School, Charles University, 1990