Lakshmi Venkat Srivaths, MD
Department or Service
- Texas Medical Center
- Hemostasis and Thrombosis
Co-Director, Young Women's Bleeding Disorders Clinic
Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Hematology/Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine
|Kilpauk Medical College||medical school||Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery||1991|
|Children's Memorial Hospital||fellowship||Stem Cell Transplant||2001|
|St. Jude Children's Research Hospital||fellowship||Pediatric Hematology Oncology||1999|
|St. Jude Children's Research Hospital||fellowship||Pediatric Hematology Oncology||1997|
|John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital||residency||Pediatrics||1995|
|John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital||internship||Pediatrics||1993|
Dr. Lakshmi Srivaths is a member of the hematology team, Hemostasis and Thrombosis team and the co-Director of the Young Women's Bleeding Disorder Clinic.
She is a member of the Medical Advisory Council for the Foundation for Women and Girls with Blood Disorders and Chair for the Education/Advocacy Sub-Committee for the Women and Girls with Blood Disorders-Learning action Network. As chair of the committee, Srivaths will be in charge of the subcommittees organization and ongoing activities, which include: creating education for clinic staff, referring providers, providers outside of primary institution and organized/informal education opportunities.
Dr. Lakshmi Srivaths is the recipient of Norton Rose Fulbright Faculty Excellence Award, “Teaching and Evaluation” category, 2016, Rising Star Clinician Award, Baylor College of Medicine, 2015, Fulbright & Jaworski L. L. P. Faculty Excellence Award, “Teaching and Evaluation” category, 2011, Fellow’s Education Award, Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Center, 2011.
She is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics in general pediatrics and pediatric hematology/oncology. Her clinical interests include:
- Adolescents with heavy menstrual bleeding and bleeding disorders
- Adolescent thromboembolism and thrombophilia
- Von Willebrand disease
- Hemophilia & rare bleeding disorders
- Pediatric thromboembolism and thrombophilia
- General Hematology
|American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)||Member|
|American Society of Hematology (ASH)||Member|
|American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (ASPHO)||Member|
|Foundation for Women and Adolescent Girls with Blood Disorders||Council|
|National Hemophilia Foundation (NHF)||Member|
Dr. Lakshmi Srivaths is involved in clinical and translational research in the areas of hemostasis and thrombosis, specifically in the areas of adolescents with bleeding disorders and heavy menstrual bleeding, and adolescent thrombosis/thrombophilia. She is the recipient of several Grant awards for clinical and translational research studies in the areas of adolescents with heavy menstrual bleeding and bleeding disorders and pediatric hemostasis and thromboembolism.
- Baxalta US Inc. PI
Project: Genotype and phenotype analysis of adolescents with heavy menstrual bleeding and low Von Willebrand activity protocol. Multi-center study, PI.
- Texas Children’s Hospital Pediatric Pilot Research Fund; PI
Project: Prospective Crossover Trail of Oral Tranexamic Acid and Combined Oral Contraceptive in the Management of Adolescent Menorrhagia
- The CSL Behring Foundation, co-PI
Project: Improving Education and Advocacy for Young Women with Menorrhagia through Use of innovative Technology
- Eisai, Inc. Institutional PI
Project: Prospective Multi-Center Evaluation of the Duration of Therapy for Thrombosis in Children
- Genotype/phenotype correlation in adolescents with heavy menstrual bleeding and low Von Willebrand factor activity.
- Recombinant Von Willebrand Factor in children
- Gynecologic complications in adolescents versus adult women with heavy menstrual bleeding and bleeding disorders
- Acute menorrhagia and iron deficiency anemia
- Risk for thrombosis in adolescents on combined oral contraceptives and tranexamic acid
Srivaths LV, Zhang QC, Byams VR, Dietrich JE, James AH, Kouides PA, Kulkarni R; Hemophilia Treatment Centers Network Investigators. Differences in bleeding phenotype and provider interventions in postmenarchal adolescents when compared to adult women with bleeding disorders and heavy menstrual bleeding. Haemophilia. 2018; 24(1):63-69.
Soni H, Kurkowski J, Guffey D, Dietrich JE, Srivaths L. Gynecologic Bleeding Complications In Post-Menarchal Adolescent Females On Anti-thrombotic Medications. J Pediatr Adol Gynecol. 2018. Accepted for publication.
Hashmi SK, Velasquez MP, Yee DL, Shiu-Ki H, Mahoney D, Srivaths L. Pediatric acquired von Willebrand Syndrome in cardiopulmonary disorders: Do laboratory abnormalities correlate with bleeding? J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 2017; 39(2):121-125. 2017.
Dietrich JE, Yee D, Santos XM, Bercaw-Pratt JL, Kurkowski J, Soni H, Lee-Kim YJ, Shah MD, Mahoney D, Srivaths LV. Assessment of an electronic intervention in young women with heavy menstrual bleeding through use of innovative technology. J Pediatr Adol Gynecol. October 15, 2016.
Adeyemi-Fowode OA, Santos XM, Dietrich JE, Srivaths L. Levonorgestrel-Releasing Intra-Uterine Device Use in Adolescent Females with Heavy Menstrual Bleeding and Bleeding Disorders: Single Institution Review. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2016 Apr 20.
Titilope Ishola, Susan E. Kirk, Danielle Guffey, Katherine Voigt, Mona D. Shah, Lakshmi Srivaths. Risk Factors and co-Morbidities in Adolescent Thromboembolism are Different than Those in Younger Children. Thrombosis Research 2016, May; 141:178-82.
Srivaths L, Dietrich JE. Prothrombotic Risk Factors and Preventive Strategies in Adolescent Venous Thromboembolism. Clin Appl Thromb Hemost. 2016 Feb 16.
Women of Excellence, Baylor College of Medicine, 2020