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Tanya Carens Watt, MD Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

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UTSW Physician Practicing at Children's Health

Appointments: 214-456-2978


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Board Certification American Board of Pediatrics/Hematology-Oncology
Languages Spoken: English
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Education and Training

Education and Training

Medical School

University of Texas HSC at San Antonio (2003)

Residency

Emory University Hospital - GME (2006), Pediatrics

Fellowship

Emory University Hospital - GME (2009), Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Research Interests

  • Pediatric leukemia

Selected Publications

PHA665752, a small-molecule inhibitor of c-Met, blocks Hepatocyte Growth Factor-stimulated migration of c-Met-positive neuroblastoma cells. Crosswell HE, Dasgupta A, Alvarado C, Watt T, Christensen J, Durden DL, De P, Findley HW. BMC Cancer 2009 Nov 25; 9:411.

Radiation-related risk of basal cell carcinoma: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. Watt TC, Inskip PD, Stratton K, Smith SA, Kry SF, Sigurdson AJ, Stovall M, Leisenring W, Robison LL, Mertens AC.  JNCI 2012 Aug 22; 104(16): 1240-50.

Humanism and professionalism education for pediatric hematology-oncology fellows: a model for pediatric subspecialty traning. Kesselheim JC, Atlas M, Adams D, Aygun B, Barfield R, Eisenman K, Fulbright J, Garvey K, Kersun L, Nageswara A, Reilly A, Sharma M, Shereck E, Wang M, Watt T, Leavey P. Pediatr Blood Cancer 2014 Oct 12.

Sorafenib treatment following hematopoietic stem cell transplant in pediatric FLT3/ITD acute myeloid leukemia.Tarlock K, Chang B, Cooper T, Gross T, Gupta S, Neudorf S, Adlard K, Ho PA, McGoldrick S, Watt T, Templeman T, Sisler I, Garee A, Thomson B, Woolfrey A, Estey E, Meschinchi S, Pollard JA.   Pediatr Blood Cancer 2015 Jun; 62(6): 1048-54.

Professional Activities

Professional Activities

Professional Associations and Affiliations

  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Society of Hematology
  • American Society of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
  • Children’s Oncology Group

Awards & Honors

Awards & Honors

  • Hyundai Hope on Wheels Scholar (2009)
  • Sam Robb Research Fellow (2008)
  • CURE Childhood Cancer Research Fellow (2007)
  • Mary Brady Award for Most Nurturing Resident (2006)
  • Senior Resident of the Year (2006)