Karen Fernandez, MD, Pediatric Hematology & Oncology, Madera, CA

KarenSofiaFernandezMD

Pediatric Hematology & Oncology Madera, CA

Hospice and Palliative Medicine(Pediatric Hematology and Oncology), Pediatric Sarcoma Oncology, Pediatric Solid Tumor Oncology

Associate Professor of Pediatrics University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria

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Summary

  • Dr. Karen Fernandez is a pediatric hematologist/oncologist in Madera, CA. She received her medical degree from Universidiad Francisco Marroquin Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice 16 years. She also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish. She specializes in hospice and palliative medicine(pediatric hematology and oncology), pediatric sarcoma oncology, and pediatric solid tumor oncology and is experienced in global health, healthcare quality, medical education, and neoplasm drug resistance.

Education & Training

  • Harvard Medical School
    Harvard Medical SchoolFellowship, Pediatric Palliative Care, 2012 - 2012
  • Nationwide Children's Hospital
    Nationwide Children's HospitalFellowship, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 2006 - 2009
  • University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago
    University of Illinois College of Medicine at ChicagoResidency, Pediatrics, 2004 - 2006
  • University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago
    University of Illinois College of Medicine at ChicagoInternship, Pediatrics, 2003 - 2004
  • Universidiad Francisco Marroquin Faculty of Medicine
    Universidiad Francisco Marroquin Faculty of MedicineClass of 2001

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 2016 - 2022
  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 2006 - 2011
  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 2003 - 2017
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Lectures

  • Feasibility of brentuximab vedotin as consolidation therapy after autologous stem-cell transplantation in children and adolescents (< 18 years) with early relapse Hodg... 
    2019 ASCO Annual Meeting - 6/1/2019

Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Spanish