Date:September 14, 2012

Parth Mehta, MD, MPH

Parth Mehta, M.D., M.P.H.Director, International Center – Oncology Program
Texas Children’s Cancer Center

Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Section of Hematology-Oncology
Baylor College of Medicine

Dr. Parth Mehta
1102 Bates Street, Suite 1025.08
Houston, TX 77030

Phone, West Campus Office: 832-227-1061
Fax, West Campus: 832-227-1096

Phone, Main Campus Office: 832-824-4598

Email: psmehta@txch.org

About Dr. Parth Mehta

Dr. Parth Mehta served as the Director of the Haemophilia and Oncology Clinic of Botswana at the Princess Marina Hospital in Gaborone, Botswana. Before relocating back to the United States, Dr. Mehta lived in Africa from 2007 to 2011. His clinical special interests include neuroblastoma, disorders of coagulation, international oncology, and HIV-related hematological and oncological problems.

Dr. Parth Mehta is the Director of the International Center – Oncology Program.

Education

M.D., SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine, NY
MPH, University of Texas
Fellowship, Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Stony Brook Pediatrics, NY

Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics – Hematology/Oncology

Clinical Special Interests

Neuroblastoma
Disorders of Coagulation
International Oncology
HIV-related hematological & oncological problems

Research Interests

Mechanisms of tumorigenesis and apoptosis in neuroblastoma
Development of international oncology programs in low-resource settings
Educating professionals in low-resource settings