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Arunkumar J. Modi, MBBS, MPH

Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics - Hematology Oncology

Contact Information

Primary Office
1330 BT
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242


MBBS, Medicine and Surgery, BJ Medical College, Gujarat University
MPH, Environmental and Occupational Health, School of Rural Public Health Texas A&M University Health Science Center, Houston, TX
Resident, Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital at Albany Medical Center
Fellow, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Cleveland Clinic Children’s
Fellow, Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplantation and Cellular Therapy, St Jude Children's Research Hospital

Licensure and Certifications

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology - American Board of Pediatrics
Iowa Board of Medicine
American Board of Pediatrics
Medical Council of India

Research Summary

I am interested in clinical and translational research in childhood leukemia and bone marrow transplant.


Al-Huniti, A., Rathi, N., Modi, A. J., Bhagavathi, S. & Sharathkumar, A. A. (In Press). Up-front treatment with romiplostim in children with acquired bone marrow failure: A single institutional pediatric case series. Journal of pediatric hematology oncology.

Modi, A., Thompson, M. (2015). Sickle cell disease. In , R. Usatine (Eds.) The Color Atlas of Pediatrics.

Ly, B., Modi, A., Rogers, H. J., Makishima, H., Hanna, R., Cook, J. R., Theil, K. S. & Maciejewski, J. P. (2014). Concurrent juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia and T-lymphoblastic lymphoma with a shared missense mutation in NRAS. Pediatric blood & cancer, 61(5), 946-8. PMID: 24610751.