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TitleAssistant Professor
InstitutionBaylor College of Medicine
DepartmentDepartment of Medicine
DivisionMedicine-Hematology & Oncology
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    Northwestern University, Evanston, ILBA06/2007Biological Sciences
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TXMD05/2012Medicine
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MAResidency06/2015Internal Medicine
    University of Washington/Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WAFellowship06/2018Hematology & Oncology
    University of Washington, Seattle, WAMS03/2019Epidemiology
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    2007Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society Centennial Prize
    2007Fulbright Research Scholar in Science and Public Health in Spain
    2012Gold Humanism Honor Society (GHHS)
    2012Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honor Society
    2014ASH Hematology Opportunities for Next Generation of Research Scientists (HONORS) Award
    2017ASH Clinical Research Training Institute (CRTI)
    2018American Society of Hematology (ASH) Abstract Achievement Award
    2019Hemostasis & Thrombosis Research Society (HTRS) Abstract Achievement Award
    2019UW Department of Medicine Chair of Medicine Scholars Award
    2020ClinGen Variant Curation Expert Panel (VCEP) Member
    2020Research and Practice in Thrombosis and Haemostasis (RPTH) Editorial Board Member

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    Dr. Li is a physician scientist conducting clinical and translational research and a non-malignant hematologist. Dr. Li focuses on the prevention and treatment of venous thromboembolism (VTE) and thrombotic microangiopathy (TMA) in cancer patients receiving systemic therapy and hematopoietic cell transplantation. Clinically, he specializes care of patients with congenital and acquired coagulation disorders.

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    T32HL007093     (ABKOWITZ, JANIS L)Jul 1, 1975 - Jun 30, 2020
    Role: Research Fellow

    NHF-Shire Clinical Fellowship     (Ang Li)Jan 1, 2019 - Dec 31, 2019
    National Hemophilia Foundation (NHF)
    Role Description: The goal of this grant is to support the dedicated clinical and research training in thrombosis and hemostasis.

    Young Investigator Award     (Ang Li)Jan 1, 2019 - Dec 31, 2019
    Conquer Cancer Foundation (CCF)
    Role Description: The goal of this project is to study the incidence of and risk factors for venous thromboembolism in high-risk multiple myeloma patients by using the SEER-Medicare database.
    Role: PI

    Mentored Research Award     (Ang Li)Jan 1, 2019 - Dec 31, 2020
    Hemostasis and Thrombosis Research Society (HTRS)
    Role Description: The goal of this project is to study the incidence and risk factors for patients with transplant-associated thrombotic microangiopathy using the institutional database.
    Role: PI

    RR190104     (Ang Li)Aug 31, 2019 - Aug 30, 2024
    Cancer Prevention & Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT)
    Role Description: The goal of this project is to study the epidemiology and prevention of cancer-associated thrombosis and to determine the patient and societal impact of a thromboprophylaxis program.
    Role: PI

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    1. Li A, Carlson JJ, Kuderer NM, Schaefer JK, Li S, Garcia DA, Khorana AA, Carrier M, Lyman GH. Cost-effectiveness analysis of low-dose direct oral anticoagulant (DOAC) for the prevention of cancer-associated thrombosis in the United States. Cancer. 2020 Jan 30. PMID: 31999844.
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    2. Martens KL, Khalighi PR, Li S, White AA, Silgard E, Frieze D, Estey E, Garcia DA, Hingorani S, Li A. Comparative effectiveness of rasburicase versus allopurinol for cancer patients with renal dysfunction and hyperuricemia. Leuk Res. 2020 Feb; 89:106298. PMID: 31945598.
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    3. Khaki AR, Li A, Diamantopoulos LN, Bilen MA, Santos V, Esther J, Morales-Barrera R, Devitt M, Nelson A, Hoimes CJ, Shreck E, Assi H, Gartrell BA, Sankin A, Rodriguez-Vida A, Lythgoe M, Pinato DJ, Drakaki A, Joshi M, Isaacsson Velho P, Hahn N, Liu S, Alonso Buznego L, Duran I, Moses M, Jain J, Murgic J, Baratam P, Barata P, Tripathi A, Zakharia Y, Galsky MD, Sonpavde G, Yu EY, Shankaran V, Lyman GH, Grivas P. Impact of performance status on treatment outcomes: A real-world study of advanced urothelial cancer treated with checkpoint inhibitors. Cancer. 2019 Dec 12. PMID: 31829450.
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    4. Li A, Wu Q, Warnick G, Li S, Libby EN, Garcia DA, Lyman GH. The incidence of thromboembolism for lenalidomide versus thalidomide in older patients with newly diagnosed multiple myeloma. Ann Hematol. 2020 Jan; 99(1):121-126. PMID: 31773215.
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    5. Shadman M, Gauthier J, Hay KA, Voutsinas JM, Milano F, Li A, Hirayama AV, Sorror ML, Cherian S, Chen X, Cassaday RD, Till BG, Gopal AK, Sandmaier BM, Maloney DG, Turtle CJ. Safety of allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplant in adults after CD19-targeted CAR T-cell therapy. Blood Adv. 2019 Oct 22; 3(20):3062-3069. PMID: 31648329.
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    6. Li A, Kuderer NM, Garcia DA, Khorana AA, Wells PS, Carrier M, Lyman GH. Direct oral anticoagulant for the prevention of thrombosis in ambulatory patients with cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis. J Thromb Haemost. 2019 Dec; 17(12):2141-2151. PMID: 31420937.
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    7. Starr MC, Wightman A, Munshi R, Li A, Hingorani S. Association of Food Insecurity and Acute Health Care Utilization in Children With End-Stage Kidney Disease. JAMA Pediatr. 2019 Sep 09. PMID: 31498384.
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    8. Butt JH, Li A, Xian Y, Peterson ED, Garcia D, Torp-Pedersen C, Køber L, Fosbøl EL. Direct oral anticoagulant- versus vitamin K antagonist-related gastrointestinal bleeding: Insights from a nationwide cohort. Am Heart J. 2019 Oct; 216:117-124. PMID: 31425898.
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    9. Li A, Wu Q, Luo S, Warnick GS, Zakai NA, Libby EN, Gage BF, Garcia DA, Lyman GH, Sanfilippo KM. Derivation and Validation of a Risk Assessment Model for Immunomodulatory Drug-Associated Thrombosis Among Patients With Multiple Myeloma. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2019 07 01; 17(7):840-847. PMID: 31319391.
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    10. Li A, Garcia DA. Review: The quality of evidence is very low for periprocedural bridging in patients receiving VKA for VTE. Ann Intern Med. 2019 06 18; 170(12):JC64. PMID: 31207617.
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    11. Khalighi PR, Martens KL, White AA, Li S, Silgard E, Frieze D, Garcia DA, Li A. Utilization patterns and clinical outcomes of rasburicase administration according to tumor risk stratification. J Oncol Pharm Pract. 2019 Jun 05; 1078155219851543. PMID: 31167612.
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    12. Li A, Manohar PM, Garcia DA, Lyman GH, Steuten LM. Cost effectiveness analysis of direct oral anticoagulant (DOAC) versus dalteparin for the treatment of cancer associated thrombosis (CAT) in the United States. Thromb Res. 2019 Aug; 180:37-42. PMID: 31200341.
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    13. Sun L, Mack J, Li A, Ryu J, Upadhyay VA, Uhl L, Kaufman RM, Stowell CP, Dzik WS, Makar RS, Bendapudi PK. Predictors of relapse and efficacy of rituximab in immune thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura. Blood Adv. 2019 05 14; 3(9):1512-1518. PMID: 31076407.
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    14. Tuazon SA, Li A, Gooley T, Eunson TW, Maloney DG, Turtle CJ, Linenberger ML, Connelly-Smith LS. Factors affecting lymphocyte collection efficiency for the manufacture of chimeric antigen receptor T cells in adults with B-cell malignancies. Transfusion. 2019 May; 59(5):1773-1780. PMID: 30729531.
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    15. Li A, Wu Q, Davis C, Kirtane KS, Pham PD, Sorror ML, Lee SJ, Gopal AK, Dong JF, Garcia DA, Weiss NS, R Hingorani S. Transplant-Associated Thrombotic Microangiopathy Is a Multifactorial Disease Unresponsive to Immunosuppressant Withdrawal. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2019 03; 25(3):570-576. PMID: 30940363.
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    16. Wang TF, Li A, Garcia D. Managing thrombosis in cancer patients. Res Pract Thromb Haemost. 2018 Jul; 2(3):429-438. PMID: 30046747.
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    17. Li A, Garcia DA, Lyman GH, Carrier M. Direct oral anticoagulant (DOAC) versus low-molecular-weight heparin (LMWH) for treatment of cancer associated thrombosis (CAT): A systematic review and meta-analysis. Thromb Res. 2019 01; 173:158-163. PMID: 29506866.
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    18. Li A, Khalighi PR, Wu Q, Garcia DA. External validation of the PLASMIC score: a clinical prediction tool for thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura diagnosis and treatment. J Thromb Haemost. 2018 01; 16(1):164-169. PMID: 29064619.
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    19. Li A, Bendapudi PK, Uhl L, Hamdan A, Kaufman RM, Makar RS. Clinical features and outcomes in patients with thrombotic microangiopathy not associated with severe ADAMTS13 deficiency. Transfusion. 2017 09; 57(9):2151-2158. PMID: 28635017.
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    20. Boonyawat K, Caron F, Li A, Chai-Adisaksopha C, Lim W, Iorio A, Lopes RD, Garcia D, Crowther MA. Association of body weight with efficacy and safety outcomes in phase III randomized controlled trials of direct oral anticoagulants: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Thromb Haemost. 2017 07; 15(7):1322-1333. PMID: 28407368.
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    21. Li A, Davis C, Wu Q, Li S, Kesten MF, Holmberg LA, Gopal AK, Garcia DA. Management of venous thromboembolism during thrombocytopenia after autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation. Blood Adv. 2017 May 09; 1(12):707-714. PMID: 29296714.
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    22. Bendapudi PK, Hurwitz S, Fry A, Marques MB, Waldo SW, Li A, Sun L, Upadhyay V, Hamdan A, Brunner AM, Gansner JM, Viswanathan S, Kaufman RM, Uhl L, Stowell CP, Dzik WH, Makar RS. Derivation and external validation of the PLASMIC score for rapid assessment of adults with thrombotic microangiopathies: a cohort study. Lancet Haematol. 2017 Apr; 4(4):e157-e164. PMID: 28259520.
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    23. Li A, Lopes RD, Garcia DA. Use of Direct Oral Anticoagulants in Special Populations. Hematol Oncol Clin North Am. 2016 10; 30(5):1053-71. PMID: 27637307.
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    24. Li A, Makar RS, Hurwitz S, Uhl L, Kaufman RM, Stowell CP, Dzik WS, Bendapudi PK. Treatment with or without plasma exchange for patients with acquired thrombotic microangiopathy not associated with severe ADAMTS13 deficiency: a propensity score-matched study. Transfusion. 2016 08; 56(8):2069-77. PMID: 27232383.
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    25. Li A, Yellapragada SV, Mims M, Frolov A, Rivero GA. Significant improvement in overall survival among patients diagnosed with low-risk myelodysplastic syndrome treated with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors. Br J Haematol. 2017 04; 177(1):142-144. PMID: 27061100.
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    26. Bendapudi PK, Li A, Hamdan A, Uhl L, Kaufman R, Stowell C, Dzik W, Makar RS. Impact of severe ADAMTS13 deficiency on clinical presentation and outcomes in patients with thrombotic microangiopathies: the experience of the Harvard TMA Research Collaborative. Br J Haematol. 2015 Dec; 171(5):836-44. PMID: 26314936.
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    27. Marshall A, Li A, Drucker A, Dzik W. Aminocaproic acid use in hospitalized patients with hematological malignancy: a case series. Hematol Oncol. 2016 Sep; 34(3):147-53. PMID: 25641349.
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