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Amber Yates, MD, Pediatric Hematology & Oncology, Houston, TX, Texas Children's Hospital

AmberMeshellYatesMD

Pediatric Hematology & Oncology Houston, TX

Pediatric Anemia and Red Blood Cell Hematology

Medical Director, Medical Affairs

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Summary

  • I am a board certified pediatric hematologist focused on hemoglobinopathies.

Education & Training

  • University of Tennessee College of Medicine
    University of Tennessee College of MedicineFellowship, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 2006 - 2010
  • University of Tennessee College of Medicine
    University of Tennessee College of MedicineResidency, Pediatrics, 2003 - 2006
  • LSU School of Medicine in Shreveport
    LSU School of Medicine in ShreveportClass of 2003
  • Northeast Louisiana UniversityBS, Biology, Magna cum Laude, 1995 - 1999

Certifications & Licensure

  • TX State Medical License
    TX State Medical License 2011 - 2023
  • TN State Medical License
    TN State Medical License 2006 - 2013
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Medical Educators Institute American Society of Hematology, 2017
  • Fellow (FAAP) American Academy of Pediatrics

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Books/Book Chapters

Abstracts/Posters

  • Clinical Practice Patterns for Hydroxyurea Initiation in Young Children with Sickle Cell Disease
    Amber M Yates, 61st Annual American Society of Hematology Meeting, Orlando, FL, 12/9/2019
  • Ndepth: A Randomized Controlled Trial of a Novel Dose-Prediction Equation to Determine Maximum Tolerated Dose for Hydroxyurea Therapy in Pediatric Patients with Sickle...
    Amber M Yates, 61st Annual American Society of Hematology Meeting, Orlando, FL, 12/8/2019

Lectures

  • Social Media for the Hematologist: Today and in the Future 
    60th American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting - 12/1/2018

Authored Content

  • Treatment Advances in Sickle Cell DiseaseOctober 2019
  • Sickle Cell DiseaseMay 2019
  • ASH 2018: How Social Media Has Helped My Career/Practice as a HematologistDecember 2018
  • ASH 2018: How Social Media Has Helped My Career/Practice as a HematologistDecember 2018
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Press Mentions

  • Social Media Can Help Doctors Stay up to Date
    Social Media Can Help Doctors Stay up to DateDecember 11th, 2018

Committees

  • Executive Committee Member, American Academy of Pediatrics Section of Hematology-Oncology 2018 - Present

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations