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Farzana Pashankar, MD, MRCP

Professor of Pediatrics (Hematology/Oncology)


Education & Training

  • Fellow
    University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics (2004)
  • Resident
    University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics (2003)
  • Fellow
    British Columbia Children's Hospital, Canada (1999)
  • MD
    Poona University (1992)
  • Resident
    Sassoon General Hospital (1991)

Honors & Recognition

2015: Howard. A. Pearson Pediatric Faculty Teaching Award2015
2012: Howard. A. Pearson Pediatric Faculty Teaching Award,2012
2009: Pediatric Faculty Scholar Award, Yale University School of Medicine 2009
2008: Travel Award, NIH Sickle Cell Vasculopathy Conference 2008

Professional Service

Journal ReviewerPediatric Blood and Cancer, American Journal of Hematology, British Journal of Hematology 2010 - Present
Kids In Cancer Support Program 2009-Present Faculty Advisor, Kids in Cancer Support Program 2009 - Present
Medical School Admissions Committee2008-2011 Admissions Committee 2008 - 2011
Children's Oncology Group2008-Present Steering Committee Member, Rare Tumor Committee 2008-Present Chair, Infrequent Tumor Subcommittee, Rare Tumor Committee 2012-Present Steering Committee Member, Adolescent and Young Adult Committee 2006- 2010 Member, Young Investigator Committee 2006- 2009 Young Investigator Committee Liaison 2006 - Present
Genetics Advisory Committee, Department of Public Health, CT2006-Present Member 2006 - Present

Departments & Organizations