Dr Ayesha Zia

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Paediatric Haematology

  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  • location United States

Dr Zia is a pediatric hematologist specializing in Hemostasis Thrombosis at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas. She completed her residency, pediatric Hematology-Oncology fellowship, and a Coagulation Fellowship from Wayne State University, Michigan, before joining UT Southwestern as faculty. She leads the Bleeding Disorders and Thrombosis Program at UTSW and is also one of the co-chairs of the Pediatric and Neonatal Scientific and Standardization Committee of the International Society of Thrombosis and Haemostasis. As a physician-scientist, the focus of her research is improving access to care for young women with bleeding disorders and understanding the long-term outcomes after pediatric venous thromboembolism. The National Heart and Lung Blood Institute of the NIH currently supports her research.  

Dr Ayesha Zia has received financial support/sponsorship for research support, consultation, or speaker fees from the following companies:


NIH/NHLBI: Research Grant to UTSW, Sanofi  



Programmes developed by Dr Ayesha Zia

Hemostasis and bleeding disorders 
Iron Deficiency in Women and Girls with Bleeding Disorders

An educational video for HCPs

Dr Ayesha Zia, Prof. Rezan Abdul-Kadir, Dr Michelle Lavin
  • clock 3 MIN
  • calendar Apr 2023

Educational programme supported by an Independent Medical Education grant from Takeda