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Saleh Bhar


Texas Medical Center

Cancer and Hematology, Critical Care, Anesthesiology
Phone: 832-826-9487
Fax: 832-825-1453


6701 Fannin St, Ste. 1510.09
Houston, TX 77030

Saleh Bhar, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Hematology-Oncology and Pediatric Critical Care, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine Fellowship Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 2018
Baylor College of Medicine Fellowship Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant 2016
Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children`s Hospital, Houston, TX Fellowship Pediatric Hematology Oncology 2015
Upstate Medical University, Golisano Children`s Hospital, Syracuse, NY Residency Pediatrics (Chief Resident) 2012
American University of Beirut Medical Center, Children`s Cancer Center of Lebanon Fellowship Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 2009
American University of Beirut Medical Center, Lebanon Residency Pediatrics 2007
Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey Medical School Doctor of Medicine 2003


Dr. Saleh Bhar's clinical interests are in critical care of hematology-oncology patients, bone marrow transplantation, cell and gene therapy, and the management of hemostasis and thrombosis in intensive care unit (ICU) settings. He is also interested in critical care management of hemotopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) and immunotherapy treatments for patients. 


Organization Name Role
American Society of Bone Marrow Transplantation (ASBMT) Member
American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Member
American Society of Hematology (ASH) Member
American Society of Pediatric Hematology Oncology (ASPHO) Member
American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC) Alumni, Member
Children’s Oncology Group (COG) Member
Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) Member

Research Statement

Dr. Saleh Bhar's research interests focus on improving outcomes for oncology and bone marrow transplant patients who suffer from critical illnesses.

Selected Publications

Lindsey H, Bhar S, Bonifant LC, Sartain S, Whittle S, Lee-Kim Y, Shah M (2017). Work efficiency improvement of >90% after implementation of an annual inpatient blood products administration consent form. BMJ Open Quality-2017-000164 (accepted for publication).

Mikati MA, Ataya N, El-Ferezli J, Shamseddine A, Rahi A, Herlopian A, Kurdi R, Bhar S, Hani A, Comair YG (2012). Epilepsy surgery in a developing country (Lebanon): ten year experience and predictors of outcome. Epileptic Disorders 3, 267-74. 

Muwakkit SA, Saab R, Sanjad SA, Bhar SI, Ishak RS, Samad ZA, Chan AK, Abboud MR (2009). Renal Venous Thrombosis in a Newborn with Prothrombotic Risk Factors. Blood Coagulation and Fibrinolysis 6, 458-60.

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Awards & Honors

2022     Early Career Award for Excellence in Clinical Care, Baylor College of Medicine



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