Nicole A. Karras, M.D.
- Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
- Pediatric Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation
Nicole Karras, M.D., is a pediatric physician who specializes in treating children diagnosed with cancer, particularly blood cancers — such as leukemias and lymphomas — that would require stem cell transplant therapy.
Dr. Karras received her medical degree at the University College Dublin School of Medicine, followed by a pediatrics residency at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans. She then completed a fellowship in pediatric hematology-oncology and blood & marrow transplantation at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis.
Prior to City of Hope, worked as a pediatric hematology-oncology hospitalist and clinical instructor at Tulane University School of Medicine.
- 2012 to Present - Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatrics, City of Hope, Duarte, CA
- 2008 to 2009 - Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Hospitalist, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA
- 2007 to 2008 - Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Clinical Instructor,Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA
- 1999 to 2004 - University College Dublin School of Medicine, Dublin, Ireland, MB, BcH, BAO (Doctor of Medicine)
- 1995 to 1999 - University Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, B.S. in Microbiology
- 2009 to 2012 - Fellow, Department of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/Blood and Marrow Transplantation, University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, MN
- 2004 to 2007 - Resident, Department of Pediatrics, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA
- 2012, California State Medical License
- 2007, Diplomate, American Board of Pediatrics