Zora R. Rogers, MD $$

Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist

Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

Languages Spoken:
English,

Locations

UT Southwestern Pediatric Group

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Education and Training

Medical School
University of CA at San Diego School of Medicine (1983)
Internship
Keck School of Medicine Office of Graduate Med Edu (1984), Pediatrics
Residency
Keck School of Medicine Office of Graduate Med Edu (1986), Pediatrics
Fellowship
UT Southwestern - Children's Medical Center (1990), Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Keck School of Medicine Office of Graduate Med Edu (1987), Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Board Certification
American Board of Pediatrics/Hematology-Oncology
  • Research Interests

    • Characterization of the natural history and improvement of the treatment of children and adolescents with non-malignant hematologic diseases such as aplastic anemia, myelodysplastic syndromes, and histiocytosis
    • Development of optimum management approaches to major clinical events in children with sickle cell disease (febrile illness, chest syndrome, painful crisis, avascular necrosis, stroke)
    • Use of hydroxyurea, stem cell transplantation and other therapies, particularly in young children, to prevent the morbidity of sickle cell anemia
  • Publications

  • Professional Activities

    • American Academy of Pediatrics
    • American Society of Hematology
    • Society for Pediatric Research
  • Awards and Honors

    • American Cancer Society - Texas Division Oncology, Research Fellowship (1989)
    • American Cancer Society - Clinical Oncology Fellowship (1988)
    • Phi Beta Kappa - Alpha of California (1978)