Contact Information
  • 800-826-HOPE (4673)
Saro Armenian, D.O., M.P.H.
  • Assistant Professor
  • Medical Director, Pediatric Survivorship Clinic, Childhood Cancer Survivorship Program

Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Armenian
  • French
  • Arabic

Biography

Dr. Armenian is a pediatric hematologist/oncologist with expertise in pediatric cancer, epidemiology, and cancer survivorship. He completed his training in general pediatrics and pediatric hematology/oncology at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA). In addition, he has a Masters degree in Public Health from the University of Southern California (USC). He is an assistant professor in the departments of population sciences and pediatrics, and serves as the medical director of the Childhood Cancer Survivorship Program.

Professional Experience

  • 2008 - present, Assistant Professor, Division of Outcomes Research, Department of Population Sciences, City of Hope, Duarte, CA
  • 2008 - present, Medical Director, Pediatric Survivorship Clinic, Childhood Cancer Survivorship Program, City of Hope
  • 2008 - present, Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, City of Hope

Education

Education/Training
  • 2005 - 2008, Fellowship, Division of Hematology-Oncology, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California, Los Angeles
  • 2006 - 2007, Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, M.P.H., Epidemiology/Biostatistics
  • 2003 - 2005, Residency, Department of Pediatrics, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California, Los Angeles
  • 1998 - 2002, Western University of Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific, Pomona, CA, D.O.
  • 1992 - 1996, University of Chicago, IL, B.A., Psychology

Honors/Awards

Awards
  • 2011, National Marrow Donor Program Award, Best Abstract, American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting
  • 2011, Research Career Development Award, STOP CANCER Foundation
  • 2010, Paul Calebresi Clinical Oncology Career Development Award, City of Hope
  • 2010, HistoGenetics New Investigator Award, American Society of Bone Marrow Transplantation
  • 2009 & 2010, Faculty Instructor of the Year, Clinical Investigation Training Program, City of Hope
  • 2006, Fellow Teacher of the Year, for outstanding teaching and commitment, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
  • 2005, Della M. Mudd Award for effective application of scientific knowledge, perceptiveness in the care of children and distinguished qualities of character, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
  • 2003, Frances Nunnally Winzer Scholar for outstanding medical service as a pediatric intern, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
  • 2002, Charles Vowels M.D. Award for academic excellence and for exhibiting the qualities of concerned patient care, and dedication to clinical teaching, Western University of Health Sciences
  • 2002, Department of Pediatrics Annual Award for excellence in the field of pediatric medicine, Western University of Health Sciences

Honors
  • 2007 - 2008, Fellow, Clinical Research Training Institute, American Society of Hematology
  • 1996, Psi Chi National Honors Society, University of Chicago

Memberships

  • Children’s Oncology Group (COG)
  • American Society of Hematology (ASH)
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
  • American Society of Pediatric Hematology Oncology (ASPHO)
  • American Society of Bone Marrow Transplantation (ASBMT)

Locations

  • City of Hope - Main Campus (Duarte)
    1500 East Duarte Road
    Duarte, CA 91010