Sarah Elizabeth Sartain, MD
Department or Service
- Texas Medical Center
Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Hematology/Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine
|Baylor College of Medicine||fellowship||Pediatric Hematology Oncology||2015|
|Boston Children’s Hospital/Boston Medical Center, Harvard Medical School and Boston University School of Medicine||residency||Pediatrics||2012|
|Boston Children’s Hospital/Boston Medical Center, Harvard Medical School and Boston University School of Medicine||internship||Pediatrics||2010|
|Tulane University School of Medicine||medical school||Medical Degree||2009|
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.
|American Heart Association (AHA)||Member|
|American Society of Hematology (ASH)||Member|
|Hemostasis and Thrombosis Research Society (HTRS)||Member|
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.