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Pillai Pallavi Madhusoodhan, MD Email Pillai Pallavi Madhusoodhan

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    • Position
    • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Pediatrics, Hematology/Oncology
    • Specialties
    • Pediatrics
    • Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
    • Language
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliations
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West
    • Mount Sinai Beth Israel
    • Phone
    • Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 212-241-7022

P. Pallavi Madhusoodhan, MD, is an Assistant Professor in the Jack Martin Division of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology at the Mount Sinai Kravis Children's Hospital's Children's Cancer Program in the Jack and Lucy Clark Department of Pediatrics at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. She completed her medical schooling in India and underwent pediatric training at the Royal College of Pediatrics and Child Health in London, United Kingdom. In the United States, she did her Pediatric Residency training at The Brooklyn Hospital Center and went on to a Pediatric Hematology Oncology Fellowship at The New York University School of Medicine.  She was Division Director of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology and Director of the Pediatric Comprehensive Sickle cell program at The Brooklyn Hospital Center prior to joining Mount Sinai. She is Board Certified in Pediatrics and in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology.

Her primary clinical focus is in Pediatric Hematology, both benign and malignant. She is actively involved in basic and translational research projects looking at mechanisms of chemotherapy resistance in relapsed pediatric B-lymphoblastic leukemia. Her research has been recognized and funded by awards like the American Society of Hematology Research and Training Award for Fellows (ASH-RTAF), the Children’s  Oncology  Group  Hematologic  Malignancies  Translational Pilot Studies Program Grant (COG-HMTPSP) and the American Society of Pediatric Hematology Oncology Early Career award. She has a keen interest in clinical research in benign hematology, specifically sickle cell disease in children and the importance of a comprehensive multidisciplinary approach to its long term management. She  is working on building collaborations to enable patients with sickle cell disease gain access to the latest clinical trials and novel therapeutics in the field.


Pediatric Hematology & Oncology
American Board of Pediatrics

Clinical Focus

  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Coagulation Disorders
  • Hematologic Malignancies, Pediatric
  • Hypercoagulability
  • Leukemia
  • Pediatric Leukemia/Lymphoma
  • Sickle Cell Disease/Sickle Cell Anemia
  • Thalassemia Major And Minor
  • Thrombosis


MBBS, Rural Medical College

Residency, Pediatrics
The Brooklyn Hospital Center

Fellowship, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
New York University School of Medicine