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Texas Medical Center

Blood Disorders
Phone: 832-824-4524


Houston, TX 77030

Ghadir S. Sasa, MD

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


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine Fellowship Pediatric Hematology Oncology 2010
Miami Children's Hospital Residency Pediatrics 2007
University of Jordan Internship Multidisciplinary Program 2003
University of Jordan Medical School Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery 2002


Dr. Ghadir Sasa is interested in inherited and acquired bone marrow failure disorders. During her fellowship under the mentorship of Dr. Alison Bertuch, Dr. Sasa's research focused on dyskeratosis congenita, an inherited bone marrow failure that results from abnormal telomere shortening. She is also clinically interested in myelodysplatic & myeloproliferative syndromes, paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria, and general hematology.

Clinical Interests
General Hematology
Bone marrow failure disorders
Dyskeratosis congenita
Myelodysplatic & myeloproliferative syndromes
Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria


Organization Name Role
American Society of Hematology (ASH) Member
American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (ASPHO) Member
Jordanian Medical Association Member

Selected Publications

Awards & Honors

2021    Star Award for Excellence in Patient Care, Baylor College of Medicine


English, Arabic

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