Maria Monica Gramatges, MD, PhD

Location

  • Texas Medical Center

Specialty

Cancer

Phone: 832-824-4678
Fax: 832-825-4651

Contact Information

1102 Bates Street
Suite 1240.07
Houston, TX 77030

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

Education

School Education Degree Year
Stanford University School of Medicine fellowship Pediatric Hematology Oncology 2009
Oregon Health Sciences University residency Pediatrics 2006
University of Texas at Houston medical school Doctor of Medicine 2003
Baylor Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences university Doctor of Philosophy, Clinical Investigation 2015

About Maria M. Gramatges

Dr. Maria Monica Gramatges is a member of the of the Cancer Genetics and Genomics Program, the Leukemia Program, the Lymphoma Program, and the Long Term Survivor Program at Texas Children's Cancer Center. Her clinical interests include: leukemia, lymphoma, the genetic risks for development of acute myeloid leukemia (AML), chemotherapy-related toxixities, and cancer survivorship.

Organization

Organization Name Role
American Society for Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (ASPHO) Member
American Society of Hematology (ASH) Member
Children's Oncology Group (COG) Member

Research Statement

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, the Lymphoma Program, and the Long Term Survivor Program.

Selected Publications