Ashok Srinivasan, MD

    Ashok Srinivasan, MD

    Assistant Member, St. Jude Faculty

    Departments

    Bone Marrow Transplantation & Cellular Therapy

    Contact Information

    Ashok Srinivasan, MD
    Bone Marrow Transplantation & Cellular Therapy
    MS 1130, Room I-3306
    St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
    262 Danny Thomas Place
    Memphis, TN 38105-3678
    Email: ashok.srinivasan@stjude.org
    Phone: (901) 595-4720
    FAX: (901) 595-7944

    Education

    MBBS, MD - Maulana Azad Medical College, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India

    Training
    Pediatric residency - Albert Einstein College of Medicine / Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY
    Fellowship pediatric hematology/oncology - Mattel Children’s Hospital, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
    Fellowship pediatric infectious disease - St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN

    Board certified Pediatrics, Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
    Board certified Pediatric Infectious Disease


    Research Interests


    Selected Publications

    Srinivasan A, Panetta JC, Cross S, Pillai A, Triplett BM, Shook DR, Dallas MH, Hartford C, Sunkara A, Kang G, Jacobsen J, Choi J, and Leung W. Phase I study of the safety and pharmacokinetics of plerixafor in children undergoing a second allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for relapsed or refractory leukemia. Biology Blood and Marrow Transplantation 2014 (in press).

    Srinivasan A, Wang WC, Gaur A, Smith T, Gu Z, Kang G, Leung W, Hayden RT. Prospective evaluation for respiratory pathogens in children with sickle cell disease and acute respiratory illness. Pediatric Blood and Cancer 61(3): 507-511, 2014.

    Srinivasan A, McLaughlin LM, Wang C, Srivastava DK, Shook DR, Leung W, Hayden RT. Early infections after autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in children and adolescents: the St. Jude experience. Transplant Infectious Disease 16 (1):90-97, 2014.

    Srinivasan A, Gu Z, Smith T, Morgenstern M, Sunkara A, Kang G, Srivastava DK, Gaur AH, Leung W, Hayden RT. Prospective detection of respiratory pathogens in symptomatic children with cancer. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 32(3):e99-104, 2013.

    Srinivasan A, Wang C, Srivastava DK, Burnette K, Shenep JL, Leung W, and Hayden RT. Timeline, epidemiology and risk factors for bacterial, fungal and viral infections in children and adolescents after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Biology Blood and Marrow Transplantation 19(1):94-101, 2013.

    Srinivasan A, Flynn P, Gu Z, Hartford C, Lovins R, Sunkara A, Srivastava DK, Leung W, and Hayden RT. Detection of respiratory viruses in asymptomatic children undergoing allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation. Pediatric Blood and Cancer 60(1):149-151, 2013.

    Srinivasan A, Kasow KA, Cross S, Parrish M, Wang C, Srivastava DK, Cai X, Panetta JC, and Leung W. Phase I study of the tolerability and pharmacokinetics of palifermin in children undergoing allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Biology Blood and Marrow Transplantation 18(8):1309-1314, 2012.

    Srinivasan A, Wang C, Yang J, Shenep JL, Leung WH and Hayden RT. Symptomatic parainfluenza virus infections in children undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Biology Blood and Marrow Transplantation 17(10):1520-1527, 2011.

    Srinivasan A, Wang C, Yang J, Inaba H, Shenep JL, Leung WH and Hayden RT. Parainfluenza virus infections in children with hematologic malignancies. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 30(10):855-859, 2011.

    Srinivasan A, Bankowski MJ, Seifried SE, Jinno S, Perkins R, Singh S, Ying S, Tice AD, Kim W, Hayden RT. A probe-based method for confirmation of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and detection of Panton-Valentine Leukocidin and TST virulence genes. Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease 70(4):541-543, 2011.

    Srinivasan A, Seifried S, Zhu L, Srivastava DK, Perkins R, Shenep JL, Bankowski MJ, Hayden RT. Increasing prevalence of nasal and rectal colonization with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in children with cancer. Pediatric Blood and Cancer 55(7):1317-22, 2010.

    Srinivasan A, Seifried S, Zhu L, Bitar W, Srivastava DK, Shenep JL, Bankowski MJ, Flynn PM and Hayden RT. Methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus infections in children and young adults infected with HIV. AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses 25 (12):1219-1224, 2009.

    Srinivasan A, Seifried S, Zhu L, Srivastava DK, Flynn PM, Bankowski MJ, Shenep JL, Hayden RT. Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia in pediatric patients with cancer. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 29(2):172-174, 2009.

    Srinivasan A, Seifried S, Zhu L, Srivastava DK, Flynn PM, Shenep JL, Bankowski MJ, Hayden RT. Panton-Valentine Leukocidin positive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections in children with cancer. Pediatric Blood and Cancer 53(7):1216-20, 2009.

    Srinivasan A, Kleiman MB, Debelenko L, Stokes DC, De Vincenzo J, Wheat LJ. False-negative Histoplasma antigen in acute pulmonary histoplasmosis: The value of urinary concentration by ultrafiltration and heat denaturation of serum proteins in detection of Histoplasma antigen. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 28 (5):447-9, 2009.

    Srinivasan A, Wickes BL, Romanelli AM, Debelenko L, Rubnitz JE, Sutton DA, Thompson EH, Fothergill AW, Rinaldi MG, Hayden RT, Shenep JL. Cutaneous infection caused by Macrophomina phaseolina in a child with acute myeloid leukemia. Journal of Clinical Microbiology 47(6):1969-72, 2009.

    Last update: April 2014