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Date:November 24, 2012

M. Monica Gramatges, M.D.

M. Monica Gramatges, M.D.Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Section of Hematology-Oncology
Baylor College of Medicine

Dr. M. Monica Gramatges
Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Centers
1102 Bates Street, Suite 1200
Houston, TX 77030

Phone: 832-824-4678
Fax: 832-825-4651
Email: mmgramat@txch.org

About Dr. Monica Gramatges

Dr. Monica Gramatges’ research interests are in the areas of Leukemia, Cancer Genetics, and Survivorship. She is investigating the relationship between germ line variants in genes associated with telomerase and risk for development of pediatric acute myeloid leukemia. She is also exploring the relationship between telomerase variants and germ line telomere length to specific therapy-related toxicities. Additionally, she is studying the role of germ line telomere length as a predictor of second malignancy risk after childhood cancer therapy.

Dr. Gramatges is a member of the of the Cancer Genetics and Genomics Program, the Leukemia Program, and the Lymphoma Program.

Education

M.D., The University of Texas Medical School – Houston
Residency, Oregon Health and Science University
Fellowship, Stanford University

Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics – Hematology-Oncology

Selected Memberships

Member, American Society of Hematology (ASH)
Member, American Society for Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (ASPHO)
Member, Children’s Oncology Group (COG)

Clinical Interests

Leukemia
Lymphoma
Genetic Risks for Development of Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Chemotherapy Related Toxicity
Survivorship