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                          BHATIA TO JOIN THE

                    DEPARTMENT OF PEDIATRICS
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Smita Bhatia, M.D., MPH, a distinguished pediatric oncologist with a strong interest in cancer outcomes across all diagnoses and all age groups will be joining the University of Alabama at Birmingham Department of Pediatrics in January to tackle the health challenges cancer survivors face during and after treatment. 
As a professor in the UAB Department of Pediatrics, Bhatia will hold new positions as director of the Institute for Cancer Outcomes and Survivorship (pending UA System Board of Trustees approval) in the UAB School of Medicine, vice chair for outcomes in the Department of Pediatrics, and associate director for cancer outcomes research at the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center. She will also join the Children’s of Alabama medical staff and be the co-director of the Center for Outcomes and Effectiveness Research and Education.  

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