Neel Sanjivbhai Bhatt, MD, MPH, MBBS
"I am constantly inspired by the enduring, fighting spirit of patients and families undergoing blood stem cell transplantation and it is an honor to become part of their journey. My goal is to help patients achieve cure from their underlying disease process while preserving and improving their quality of life. I also feel passionate about educating long-term cancer and transplant survivors about their risks of health and quality of life challenges and empowering them to take ownership of their own health care. "
Dr. Neel Bhatt is a pediatric hematologist-oncologist who specializes in treating children and young adults with leukemias, lymphomas, and non-malignant diseases undergoing blood and marrow transplantation. He is also an assistant professor, Clinical Research Division, at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center.
Prior to joining Fred Hutch and Seattle Children’s, he completed his master’s degree in Public Health at the University of Texas School of Public Health, Pediatric Hematology/ Oncology fellowship at Medical College of Wisconsin, and Cancer Survivorship fellowship at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. As an expert in cancer survivorship, Dr. Bhatt also cares for long-term survivors of cancer and transplantation. His research is focused on improving the health outcomes and quality of life of children and young adults with cancer. Dr. Bhatt’s work ranges from the use of patient-reported outcomes measurement tools in symptom assessment and management to analyzing large registry-based and administrative databases for comparative effectiveness research.
Faculty profile for Dr. Neel S. Bhatt. Dr. Bhatt is a pediatric hematologist-oncologist who specializes in treating children and young adults with leukemias, lymphomas and non-malignant diseases undergoing blood and marrow transplantation
- Medical/Professional School
B J Medical College-Ahmedabad, Ahmedabad, Gujarat
University of Texas HSC School of Public Health, Houston, TX
Icahn School Of Medicine At Mount Sinai, New York, NY
Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN
- Clinical Interests
Late effects after cancer and hematopoietic cell transplantation
- Research Description
Social reintegration challenges after completion of therapy
Health-related quality of life
Blood stem cell transplantation