Date:July 19, 2012

Sarah Sartain, MD

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

Dr. Sarah Sartain
6701 Fannin Street, Suite 1580
Houston, TX 77030

832-822-4362 (clinic)
832-824-1309 (office)
sesartai@txch.org

About Sarah E. Sartain, MD

Dr. Sartain specializes in the care of patients with hematologic disorders, particularly focusing on disorders of hemostasis and thrombosis (bleeding and clotting).  She sees patients in the outpatient clinic and attends on the inpatient service at Texas Children’s Hospital. Dr. Sartain is board certified by the American Academy of Pediatrics in Pediatrics and is board eligible in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology. She is a member of the Hemostasis and Thrombosis Team.

Research Statement

Dr. Sarah Sartain’s research focuses the pathophysiology of the thrombotic microangiopathies, a spectrum of diseases characterized by low blood counts and clots in the small blood vessels. She is particularly interested in the involvement of a part of the immune system, called the alternative complement pathway, in the etiology of these disorders. She performs her research in the laboratory of Joel Moake, MD, at Rice University.

Education

MD, Tulane University School of Medicine
Fellowship, pediatric hematology/oncology, Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Boston Children’s Hospital/Boston Medical Center, Harvard Medical School and Boston University School of Medicine
Internship, Boston Children’s Hospital/Boston Medical Center, Harvard Medical School and Boston University School of Medicine

Professional Organizations

Member, American Heart Association (AHA)
Member, American Society of Hematology (ASH)
Member, Hemostasis and Thrombosis Research Society (HTRS)