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Saman K. Hashmi, MD
Saman K. Hashmi, MD

Saman K. Hashmi, MD

Assistant Member, St. Jude Faculty

  • Pediatric Residency Site Director (Hematology/Oncology)




MBBS - The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan; United States Medical Licensing Exams
Residency (Pediatrics) - University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), Chicago, IL
Fellowship (Pediatric Hematology Oncology) - Texas Children’s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
Fellowship (Pediatric Leukemia) - Texas Children’s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Honors & Awards

  • 2021 St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Resident Teaching Award

Research Interests

  • Capacity building in global pediatric oncology
  • Medical education and training
  • Quality improvement; clinical process improvement
  • General pediatric oncology / pediatric leukemia

Selected Publications

Hashmi SK, Harstead E, Sachdev M, et al […] Talleur AC. Hematopoietic Cell Transplant for Reversal of Liver Fibrosis in a Pediatric Patient with Erythropoietic Protoporphyria. Pediatr Transplant Jan 6;e13966, 2021.

Hashmi SK, Punia JN, Gaikwad AS, et al [...] Rau RE. Sustained remission with azacitidine monotherapy and an aberrant precursor B-lymphoblast population in juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia. Pediatr Blood Cancer 66(10):e27905, 2019.

Hashmi SK, Bergstrom K, Bertuch AA, […] Diaz R. PSTPIP1-Associated Myeloid-Related Proteinemia Inflammatory Syndrome: A Rare Cause of Childhood Neutropenia Associated with Systemic Inflammation and Hyperzincemia. Pediatr Blood Cancer 66(1):e27439, 2019.

Hashmi SK*, Navai S*, Chambers TM, et al. […] Gramatges MM. Incidence and predictors of treatment- related conjugated hyperbilirubinemia during early treatment phases for children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Pediatr Blood Cancer 17:e28063, 2019. (*co-first authors)

Doron B, Abdelhamed S, Butler JT, Hashmi SK, Horton TM, Kurre P. Transmissible ER stress reconfigures the AML bone marrow compartment. Leukemia Apr;33(4):918-930, 2019.

Hashmi SK, Velasquez MP, Yee DL, Hui SK, Mahoney D Jr, Srivaths LV. Pediatric Acquired von Willebrand Syndrome in Cardiopulmonary Disorders: Do Laboratory Abnormalities Predict Bleeding Risk? J Pediatr Hematol Oncol Mar;39(2):121-125, 2017.

Hashmi SK, Allen C, Klaassen R, et al [...] Dror Y. Comparative analysis of Shwachman-Diamond syndrome to other inherited bone marrow failure syndromes and genotype-phenotype correlation. Clin Genet May;79(5):448-58, 2011.

Full list of publications

Last update: November 2021