Olufunke Yetunde Martin, MD $$

Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist

Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

Languages Spoken:


UT Southwestern Pediatric Group

Education and Training

Medical School
Michigan State Univ College of Human Medicine (2017)
Indiana University - School of Medicine (2020), Pediatrics
Children's National Medical Center (2023), Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  • Research Interests

    • Biomarkers
    • Hemoglobinopathies
    • Red blood cell disorders
    • Rheology
    • Sickle cell disease
  • Publications

    • The evolution of the COVID-19 pandemic in paediatric patients with sickle cell disease: From Alpha to Omicron. Martin OY, Margulies S, Speller-Brown B, Majumdar S, Darbari DS, Campbell AD, Br J Haematol 2023 Aug 202 3 479-484
    • Clinical outcomes of children and adolescents with sickle cell disease and COVID-19 infection: A year in review at a metropolitan tertiary pediatric hospital. Martin OY, Darbari DS, Margulies S, Nickel RS, Leonard A, Speller-Brown B, Martin B, Barber JR, Webb J, Majumdar S, Sharron MP, Campbell AD, Front Med (Lausanne) 2023 10 987194
    • Emergency Department Provider Survey Regarding Acute Sickle Cell Pain Management. Martin OY, Thompson SM, Carroll AE, Jacob SA, J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 2020 Aug 42 6 375-380
    • Invasive pneumococcal disease in children with sickle cell disease in the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine era. Martin OO, Moquist KL, Hennessy JM, Nelson SC, Pediatr Blood Cancer 2018 Jan 65 1
  • Professional Activities

    • American Academy of Pediatrics (2016-2023)
    • American Board of Pediatrics (2020)
    • Children's Oncology Group (2020-2023)
    • The American Society of Hematology (2019)
  • Awards and Honors

    • American Society of Hematology Minority Hematology Fellow Award Program - American Society of Hematology (2022)
    • CATCH Implementation Grant - American Academy of Pediatrics (2022)
    • T32 Scholar - Childrens National Hospital Research Institute (2022)
    • American Society of Hematology Minority Resident Hematology Award Program - American Society of Hematology (2019)
    • Frontiers in Science Program Scholar - Association of Medical School Pediatric Department Chairs (2018)
    • Certificate in Leadership in Medicine for the Underserved - Michigan State University College of Human Medicine (2017)
    • Morris Green Physician Scientist Development Award - Riley Hospital for Children/Indiana University School of Medicine (2017-2020)
    • Lipscomb-Dean Family Scholarship for Leadership and Service to Community - Michigan State University College of Human Medicine (2015)
    • MSU CHM Fellowship for Research Enhancement - Michigan State University College of Human Medicine (2015-2016)

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