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Sanju S. Samuel, M.D.

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

Assistant Professor, Department of Critical Care, Division of Pediatrics, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

1998 Sri Devraj Urs Medical College, Kolar, Karnataka, India, MD, Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, Pediatrics

Postgraduate Training

7/2008-6/2011 Clinical Fellowship, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Texas Children's Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
6/2005-7/2008 Clinical Residency, Dayton Children's Medical Center, Wright State University/Boonshoft School of Medicine, Dayton, OH


Other Appointments/Responsibilities

Clinical Research Associate (CRA-1), PPD (Pharmaceutical Product Development, Bluebell, PA, 7/2004-6/2005

Institutional Committee Activities

Resident Representative, Special Care Committee: Texas Children's Hospital, 2008-2011
Resident Representative, Critical Care Team Advisory Committee: Dayton Children's Medical Center, 2006-2008

Honors and Awards

2010 Poster Presentation Award, Baylor College of Medicine

Selected Publications

Other Articles
1. Dmello D. Taylors. Outcomes of Etomidate in Severe Sepsis and Septic shock. Chest 138:1327-1332, 2010.
2. Akre m. Finkelstein M, Erickson, M, Liu M, Vanderbilt L, Billman G. Sensitivity of the Pediatric early warning score to identify patient deterioration. Pediatrics(4):763-769, 2010.
3. Shorr AF, Jackson Wl, Kelly, KM, Fu M, Kelly MH,. Transfusion practice and blood stream infectins in critically ill patients. Chest 127(5):1722-1728, 2005.


1. Samuel SS, Mani A, Tackett B, DesaiD D, Thevananther S,. P2Y2 Purinergic activation is essential for endotoxin induced acute liver injury in mice(598), 10/2010.

Last updated: 8/22/2013