Education

Fellowship
Blood Bank and Transfusion Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 2013
Residency
Internal Medicine, St. Agnes Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, 2012
MD
Institute of Medicine, Mandalay, Burma, 2001

Areas of Interests

Clinical Interests

Patient blood management, Heparin induced thrombocytopenia, Bleeding and thrombosis related to Cardiovascular surgery and ECMO patients, and Quality improvement.


Research Interests

Hemotherapy, Transfusion Medicine, Plasmapheresis, and Coagulation.

Research Information

Coagulopathy and thrombosis in various clinical settings.

Patient center blood management which is a multimodal, multidisciplinary designed to maintain hemoglobin concentration, optimize hemostasis, and minimize blood loss in an effort to improve patient outcomes.

Publications

Publication Information

Refereed Original Articles in Journals

1.  How do we manage cardiopulmonary bypass coagulopathy?

Kerry J. Welsh, Elena Nedelcu, Yu Bai, Amer Wahe1, Kimberly Klein, Hlaing Tint, Igor Gregoric, Manish Patel, Biswajit Kar, Pranav Loyalka, Sriram Nathan, Paul Loubser, Phillip A. Weeks, Rajko Radovancevic and Andy N.D. Nguyen

Transfusion Volume 54, Issue 9, pages 2158–2166, September 2014

2.  Post-operative bleeding risk stratification in cardiac pulmonary bypass patients using artificial neural network

Huang RS1, Nedelcu E2, Bai Y2, Wahed A2, Klein K2Tint H2, Gregoric I3, Patel M3, Kar B3, Loyalka P3, Nathan S3, Radovancevic R3, Nguyen AN1. Ann Clin Lab Sci. 2015 Spring;45(2):181-6.

Additional Information

Licenses and Certifications:

American Board of Internal Medicine (2012)

American Board of Pathology, Transfusion Medicine/Blood Banking (2014)

Current Professional Affiliations:

American College of Physicians 2011 to present

American Association of the Blood Banks 2012 to present

The College of American Pathologist 2013 to present

Committees:

Patient blood management committee Memorial Hermann Hospital -TMC