Anjali A. Sharathkumar, MBBS, MD, MS

Portrait
Clinical Associate Professor
Clinical Director Pediatric Hematology
Director, Newborn Hemoglobinopathy Program
Medical Director of Iowa Hemostasis and Thrombosis Program
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Medical Director Director of hemophilia & Thrombophilia
Assistant Professor
Pediatric Hematologist
Research Fellow/Clinical Lecturer
Faculty
Faculty
Junior Faculty
Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics - Hematology Oncology

Contact Information

Office
1322 BT
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242
319-467-5704

Education

MBBS, Medicine, Dr VM College
MD, Pediatrics, Dr VM Medical College
MS, Clinical Research and Study Design, University of Michigan School of Public Health
Fellow, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, University of Michigan
Resident, Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Michigan
Fellow, Pediatric Hematology, Oncology and BMT, The Hospital for Sick Children
Fellow, Pediatric Oncology/BMT, The New Children's Hospital
Resident, Clinical Hematology, Christian Medical College
Resident, Pediatrics, Dr VM Medical College
Extern, Medicine, Infectious Disease, Pediatrics, Dr VM Medical College
Internship, Dr VM Medical College

Licensure and Certifications

American Board of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Certification
Master's in Clinical Research and Study Design
American Board Certification in Pediatrics
ECFMG

Publications

Jaffray, J., Rajpurkar, M., Sharathkumar, A., Patel, K., Munn, J., Cheng, D., McCarthy, E. & DeSancho, M. (2018). Transition of care for patients with venous thromboembolism: Rationale, design and implementation of a quality intervention project conducted at American Thrombosis and Hemostasis Network (ATHN) affiliated sites. Thrombosis research, 163, 146-152. PMID: 29407627.

Badawy, S. M., Rossoff, J., Yallapragada, S., Liem, R. I. & Sharathkumar, A. (2017). Successful medical management of a neonate with spontaneous splenic rupture and severe hemophilia A. Hematol Oncol Stem Cell Ther, 29-32.

Zimmerman, J. A., Sharathkumar, A. (2016). Severe Anemia and "Splenomegaly". Epub ahead of print.

Badawy, S. M., Rychlik, K. & Sharathkumar, A. A. (2016). Current Practice of Pharmacological Thromboprophylaxis for Prevention of Venous Thromboembolism in Hospitalized Children: A Survey of Pediatric Hemostasis and Thrombosis Experts in North America. Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 38(4), 301–307. PMID: 26925711.

Badawy, S. M., Rossoff, J., Yallapragada, S., Liem, R. & Sharathkumar, A. (2016). Successful medical management of a neonate with spontaneous splenic rupture and severe hemophilia A. Epub.

Badawy, S. M., Rossoff, J., Yallapragada, S., Liem, R. I. & Sharathkumar, A. A. (2016). Successful medical management of a neonate with spontaneous splenic rupture and severe hemophilia A. Hematology/Oncology and Stem Cell Therapy. PMID: 27178624.

Kearney, S., Sharathkumar, A., Rodriguez, V., Chitlur, M., Valentino, L., Boggio, L. & Gill, J. (2015). Neonatal circumcision in severe haemophilia: a survey of paediatric haematologists at United States Hemophilia Treatment Centers. Haemophilia : the official journal of the World Federation of Hemophilia, 21(1), 52-7. PMID: 25472876.

Sharathkumar, A., Green, D. (2014). Treatment Options for Acquired Hemophilia. In H. I. Saba , H. R. Roberts (Eds.) Hemostasis and Thrombosis. pp. Chapter 8. Oxford, UK: John Wiley & Sons.

Amin, C., Sharathkumar, A. & Griest, A. (2014). Bleeding diathesis and hemophilias. Handbook of clinical neurology, 120, 1045-59. PMID: 24365370.

Badawy, S. M., Gust, M. J., Liem, R. I., Ball, M. K., Gosain, A. K. & Sharathkumar, A. A. (2016). Neonatal Compartment Syndrome Associated With Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation. Annals of plastic surgery. PMID: 25910025.

Nguyen, N., Sharathkumar, A. (2015). Current Perioperative Anticoagulation Practices in Children with Prosthetic Mechanical Heart Valves. Congenital heart disease, 10(5), E210-5. PMID: 25914067.

Rajpurkar, M., Sharathkumar, A., Williams, S., Lau, K., Ling, S. C. & Chan, A. K. (2015). Recommendations for the assessment of non-extremity venous thromboembolism outcomes: communication from the SSC of the ISTH. Journal of thrombosis and haemostasis : JTH, 13(3), 477-80. PMID: 25472633.

Vidal, E., Sharathkumar, A., Glover, J. & Faustino, E. V. (2015). Central venous catheter-related thrombosis and thromboprophylaxis in children: a systematic review and meta-analysis: reply. (Vols. 13). (1), pp. 161-2. Journal of thrombosis and haemostasis : JTH. PMID: 25369877.

Batra, S., Sharathkumar, A., Glaubach, T., Gamerman, S. & Green, D. (2013). Autoimmune haemophilia in a teenager. (Vols. 19). (6), pp. e386-8. Haemophilia : the official journal of the World Federation of Hemophilia. PMID: 23992250.

Gamerman, S., Singh, A. M., Makhija, M. & Sharathkumar, A. (2013). Successful eradication of inhibitor in a patient with severe haemophilia B and anaphylaxis to factor IX concentrates: is there a role for Rituximab and desensitization therapy?. (Vols. 19). (6), pp. e382-5. Haemophilia : the official journal of the World Federation of Hemophilia. PMID: 23992223.

Desch, K. C., Ozel, A. B., Siemieniak, D., Kalish, Y., Shavit, J. A., Thornburg, C. D., Sharathkumar, A. A., McHugh, C. P., Laurie, C. C., Crenshaw, A., Mirel, D. B., Kim, Y., Cropp, C. D., Molloy, A. M., Kirke, P. N., Bailey-Wilson, J. E., Wilson, A. F., Mills, J. L., Scott, J. M., Brody, L. C., Li, J. Z. & Ginsburg, D. (2013). Linkage analysis identifies a locus for plasma von Willebrand factor undetected by genome-wide association. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 110(2), 588-93. PMID: 23267103.

Revel-Vilk, S., Brandão, L. R., Journeycake, J., Goldenberg, A., Monagle, P., Sharathkumar, A., Chan, A. K., On Behalf of the Perinatal,, Paediatric Haemostasis Subcommittee of the Scientific,, Standardization Committee of the International Society on Thrombosis, & Haemostasis, (2012). Standardization of post-thrombotic syndrome definition and outcome assessment following upper venous system thrombosis in pediatric practice. Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, 10(10), 2182–2185. DOI: 10.1111/j.1538-7836.2012.04885.x.

Revel-Vilk, S., Brandão, L. R., Journeycake, J., Goldenberg, N. A., Monagle, P., Sharathkumar, A. & Chan, A. K. (2012). Standardization of post-thrombotic syndrome definition and outcome assessment following upper venous system thrombosis in pediatric practice. Journal of thrombosis and haemostasis : JTH, 10(10), 2182-5. PMID: 23193586.

Sharathkumar, A. A., Mahajerin, A., Heidt, L., Doerfer, K., Heiny, M., Vik, T., Fallon, R. & Rademaker, A. (2012). Risk-prediction tool for identifying hospitalized children with a predisposition for development of venous thromboembolism: Peds-Clot clinical Decision Rule. Journal of thrombosis and haemostasis : JTH, 10(7), 1326-34. PMID: 22583578.

Goldenberg, N. A., Brandão, L., Journeycake, J., Kahn, S., Monagle, P., Revel-vilk, S., Sharathkumar, A. & Chan, A. K. (2012). Definition of post-thrombotic syndrome following lower extremity deep venous thrombosis and standardization of outcome measurement in pediatric clinical investigations. Journal of thrombosis and haemostasis : JTH, 10(3), 477-80. PMID: 22482118.

Creary, S., Heiny, M., Croop, J., Fallon, R., Vik, T., Hulbert, M., Knoderer, H., Kumar, M. & Sharathkumar, A. (2012). Clinical course of postthrombotic syndrome in children with history of venous thromboembolism. Blood coagulation & fibrinolysis : an international journal in haemostasis and thrombosis, 23(1), 39-44. PMID: 22089938.

Sharathkumar, A. A., Carcao, M. (2011). Clinical advances in hemophilia management. Pediatric blood & cancer, 57(6), 910-20. PMID: 21755590.

Sharathkumar, A. A. (2011). Bleeding disorders and Noonan syndrome. (Vols. 59). (3), pp. 592; author reply 593. Pediatric blood & cancer. PMID: 22566384.

Sharathkumar, A. A., Castillo-Caro, P. (2011). Primary Raynaud's phenomenon in an infant: a case report and review of literature. Pediatric rheumatology online journal, 9, 16. PMID: 21767369.

Sharathkumar, A. A., Soucie, J. M., Trawinski, B., Greist, A. & Shapiro, A. D. (2011). Prevalence and risk factors of cardiovascular disease (CVD) events among patients with haemophilia: experience of a single haemophilia treatment centre in the United States (US). Haemophilia : the official journal of the World Federation of Hemophilia, 17(4), 597-604. PMID: 21323799.

Sharathkumar, A. A., Pipe, S. W. (2011). Congenital bleeding disorders. In A. H. Schmaier , H. M. Lazarus (Eds.) Concise Guide to Hematology. pp. Chapter 11. Oxford, UK: Wiley-Blackwell.

Castillo-Caro, P., Dhanraj, S., Haut, P., Robertson, K., Dror, Y. & Sharathkumar, A. A. (2010). Proximal radio-ulnar synostosis with bone marrow failure syndrome in an infant without a HOXA11 mutation. Journal of pediatric hematology/oncology, 32(6), 479-85. PMID: 20562651.

(2010). Post-thrombotic Syndrome (PTS) in Children with Venous Thromboembolism (VTE): A Longitudinal Follow up Study. Pediatric Blood and Cancer (ASPHO Annual Meeting Abstracts).

Sharathkumar, A., Shapiro, A. (2010). Miscellaneous rare bleeding disorders. In C. A. Lee , E. Berntorp , K. Hoots (Eds.) Textbook of hemophilia. (2nd) Chichester, West Sussex, UK; Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell Pub..

(2010). Validation of Post-Thrombotic Syndrome Outcome Scale for Children with Extremity and Non-Extremity Venous Thromboembolism (VTE). Blood (ASH Annual Meeting Abstract).

(2009). An Expanded Post-Thrombosis Sequelae Assessment Scale in Children. Blood.

(2009). Antiphospholipid Syndrome: Clinical Characteristics of Patients and Affected Family Members From Multiplex Families. Blood (ASH Annual Meeting Abstracts).

Sharathkumar, A. A., Shapiro, A. (2009). Hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia. (Vols. 14). (6), pp. 1269-80. Haemophilia: the official journal of the World Federation of Hemophilia. PMID: 19141168.

Sharathkumar, A. A., Lamear, N., Pipe, S., Parikh, S., Russell, M., Simon, A. & Shapiro, A. (2009). Management of neonatal aortic arch thrombosis with low-molecular weight heparin: a case series. Journal of pediatric hematology/oncology, 31(7), 516-21. PMID: 19564749.

Sharathkumar, A. A. (2008). Current practice perspectives on the management of thrombosis in children with renal insufficiency: the results of a survey of pediatric hematologists in North America. Pediatric blood & cancer, 51(5), 657-61. PMID: 18623205.

Sharathkumar, A. A., Kamat, D. (2008). An infant with crossed thumbs. Clinical pediatrics, 47(4), 395-6. PMID: 18424562.

Sharathkumar, A. A., Pipe, S. W. (2008). Bleeding disorders. Pediatrics in review / American Academy of Pediatrics, 29(4), 121-29; quiz 130. PMID: 18381480.

Sharathkumar, A. A., Pipe, S. W. (2008). Post-thrombotic syndrome in children: a single center experience. Journal of pediatric hematology/oncology, 30(4), 261-6. PMID: 18391693.

Sharathkumar, A. A., Shapiro, A. D. (2008). Hemophilia: neurologic aspects. In Medlink Neurology. San Diego, CA: Arbor Publishing.

Sharathkumar, A. A., Shapiro, A. (2008). Platelet functon disorders. (19) Quebec, Canada: World Federation of Hemophilia.

(2007). An Expanded Post-Thrombosis Sequelae Assessment Scale in Children. (Vols. 110). pp. 3196. Blood (ASH Annual Meeting Abstracts).

(2006). Prevention of Early Arteriovenous Fistula Failure due to Thrombosis: Experience with Primary Thromboprophylaxis. Blood.

Sharathkumar, A., Shapiro, A. & Gaddy, J. Anticoagulation Reversal manual.