Prasanna Ananth, MD, MPH

Prasanna Ananth, MD, MPH

Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

    Contact: 617-632-3270
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Medical Services


  • Hematologic Malignancy
  • Solid Tumors


  • Hematology / Oncology


  • Brain Tumor Center
  • Hematologic Malignancies
  • Solid Tumor Program
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Experience and Education


Medical School

Stanford University School of Medicine, 2008

Stanford, CA


Boston Combined Residency, 2008-2009

Boston, MA

Residency, Pediatrics

Boston Combined Residency Program, Boston Children's Hospital/ Boston Medical Center, 2001

Boston, MA

Fellowship, Pediatric Hematology/ Oncology

Boston Children's Hospital/ Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, 2014

Boston, MA



Publications powered by Harvard Catalyst Profiles
  1. Ananth P, Reed-Weston A, Wolfe J. Medical marijuana in pediatric oncology: A review of the evidence and implications for practice. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2017 Sep 19.
  2. Ananth P, Monsereenusorn C, Ma C, Al-Sayegh H, Wolfe J, Rodriguez-Galindo C. Influence of early phase clinical trial enrollment on patterns of end-of-life care for children with advanced cancer. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2018 Jan; 65(1).
  3. Ananth P, Werger A, Voss S, Rodriguez-Galindo C, Janeway KA. Liposomal doxorubicin: Effective treatment for pediatric desmoid fibromatosis. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2017 Jul; 64(7).
  4. Ananth P, Melvin P, Feudtner C, Wolfe J, Berry JG. Hospital Use in the Last Year of Life for Children With Life-Threatening Complex Chronic Conditions. Pediatrics. 2015 Nov; 136(5):938-46.
  5. Bernson-Leung M, Ananth P, Shusterman S. Neuroblastoma presenting as facial nerve palsy and bulging tympanic membrane. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2015 Feb; 54(2):183-5.
  6. Lee, Sang, Ananth, Prasana, Boyd, Theonia, Esrick, Erika, Kim, Heung Bae. Successful Surgical Thrombectomy for Neonatal IVC and Bilateral Renal Vein Thrombosis. Journal of Pediatric Surgery Case Reports. 2014.
  7. Ananth P, Koopman C. HIV/AIDS knowledge, beliefs, and behavior among women of childbearing age in India. AIDS Educ Prev. 2003 Dec; 15(6):529-46.
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