University of Texas at Austin, BA, 12/98, Liberal Arts
University of Texas at Austin, BS, 12/98, Mechanical Engineering
Baylor College of Medicine, MD, 05/04, Medicine
Children’s Hospital and Research Center Oakland, 06/07, Pediatrics
Children’s Hospital and Research Center Oakland, 06/11, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Honors & Awards

  • 2000
    Baylor Presidential Scholar
  • 2003
    Honorable Mention, Eppswright Award for Outstanding Research in Orthopedic Surgery
  • 2008-2009
    Children's Hospital and Research Center Oakland Pediatric Housestaff Teaching Award
  • 2009
    American Society of Hematology Travel Award
  • 2019-2020
    UCSF Resource Allocation Program Award: Evaluating the feasibility of hospital-based registries to characterize pediatric malignancies in Vietnam
  • 2019-2020
    Cancer League Award: Pharmacokinetics and pharmacogenomics of pediatric cancer therapeutics

Selected Publications

  1. Nik-Ahd M, Agrawal AK, Zimel M. Diagnosis and management of pediatric primary bone tumors in the emergency department. Pediatr Emerg Med Pract. 2021 Jul; 18(7):1-20.  View on PubMed
  2. Agrawal AK, Michlitsch J, Golden C, Hastings CA, Raphael R, Feusner JH. Nelarabine in Pediatric and Young Adult T-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Clearly Beneficial? J Clin Oncol. 2021 Feb 20; 39(6):694.  View on PubMed
  3. Pariury H, Willhoite J, Michlitsch J, Agrawal A. Potassium supplementation mitigates corticosteroid-induced neuropsychiatric effects in pediatric oncology patients. Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2019 Oct; 36(7):445-450.  View on PubMed
  4. Peckham EJ, Cooper K, Roberts ER, Agrawal A, Brabyn S, Tew G. Homeopathy for treatment of irritable bowel syndrome. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2019 09 04; 9:CD009710.  View on PubMed
  5. Agrawal AK, Robertson S, Litwin L, Tringale E, Treadwell M, Hoppe C, Marsh A. Virtual reality as complementary pain therapy in hospitalized patients with sickle cell disease. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2019 02; 66(2):e27525.  View on PubMed
  6. Slone JS, Slone AK, Wally O, Semetsa P, Raletshegwana M, Alisanski S, Force LM, Chinyundo K, Margolin J, Agrawal AK, Anderson AR, Scheurer ME, Mehta PS. Establishing a Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Program in Botswana. J Glob Oncol. 2018 Sep; 4:1-9.  View on PubMed
  7. Agrawal AK, Aguilar A, Feusner J. Unifying the diagnosis of isolated central nervous system relapse in acute lymphoblastic leukaemia based on minimal residual disease testing. Br J Haematol. 2019 03; 184(6):1026-1027.  View on PubMed
  8. El-Mallawany NK, Kamiyango W, Villiera J, Slone JS, Kovarik CL, Campbell LR, Agrawal AK, Dittmer DP, Eason AB, Ahmed S, Schutze GE, Scheurer ME, Kazembe PN, Mehta PS. Proposal of a Risk-Stratification Platform to Address Distinct Clinical Features of Pediatric Kaposi Sarcoma in Lilongwe, Malawi. J Glob Oncol. 2018 09; 4:1-7.  View on PubMed
  9. Kesselheim JC, Agrawal AK, Bhatia N, Cronin A, Jubran R, Kent P, Kersun L, Rao AN, Rose M, Savelli S, Sharma M, Shereck E, Twist CJ, Wang M. Measuring pediatric hematology-oncology fellows' skills in humanism and professionalism: A novel assessment instrument. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2017 05; 64(5).  View on PubMed
  10. Reddy-Holdcraft S, Mehta PS, Agrawal AK. Paclitaxel for relapsed or recurrent HIV-associated pediatric Kaposi's sarcoma. AIDS. 2014 Mar 13; 28(5):800-2.  View on PubMed
  11. Slone JS, Agrawal AK, Mehta PS, Mazhani L, Motumise K, Anabwani G, Poplack DG. Reply to "childhood cancer in Africa". Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2014 Aug; 61(8):1524.  View on PubMed
  12. Anglemyer A, Agrawal AK, Rutherford GW. Treatment of Kaposi sarcoma in children with HIV-1 infection. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2014 Jan 27; (1):CD009826.  View on PubMed
  13. Peckham EJ, Nelson EA, Greenhalgh J, Cooper K, Roberts ER, Agrawal A. Homeopathy for treatment of irritable bowel syndrome. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2013 Nov 13; (11):CD009710.  View on PubMed
  14. Agrawal AK, Golden C, Matsunaga A. Acquired von Willebrand disease in an osteosarcoma patient. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2011 Dec; 33(8):622-3.  View on PubMed
  15. Agrawal AK, Kammen BF, Guo H, Donthineni R. An unusual presentation of subcutaneous granuloma annulare in association with juvenile-onset diabetes: case report and literature review. Pediatr Dermatol. 2012 Mar-Apr; 29(2):202-5.  View on PubMed
  16. Agrawal AK, Hsu E, Quirolo K, Neumayr LD, Flori HR. Red blood cell transfusion in pediatric patients with severe chronic anemia: how slow is necessary? Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2012 Mar; 58(3):466-8.  View on PubMed
  17. Agrawal AK, Haddad FG, Matsunaga A. Acute nonimmune hemolytic anemia without fulminant hepatitis in Wilson disease. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2011 May; 33(4):e163-5.  View on PubMed
  18. Agrawal AK, Guo H, Golden C. Siblings presenting with progressive congenital aleukemic leukemia cutis. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2011 Aug; 57(2):338-40.  View on PubMed
  19. Agrawal AK, Saini N, Gildengorin G, Feusner JH. Is routine computed tomographic scanning justified in the first week of persistent febrile neutropenia in children with malignancies? Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2011 Oct; 57(4):620-4.  View on PubMed
  20. Agrawal AK, Feusner JH. Management of tumour lysis syndrome in children: what is the evidence for prophylactic rasburicase in non-hyperleucocytic leukaemia? Br J Haematol. 2011 Apr; 153(2):275-7.  View on PubMed

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