Madhavi Lakkaraja, MD, MPH

Dr. Madhavi Lakkaraja MD, MPH
Faculty Member

Madhavi Lakkaraja, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor
Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutch

Dr. Madhavi Lakkaraja is a physician-researcher who specializes in the treatment of children with non-malignant disorders through use of stem cell transplantation and cellular therapies. These include bone marrow failure disorders and inherited immune disorders. Her research interests include reconstitution of young patients’ immune systems following stem cell transplant, and personalized approaches to transplant and cellular therapies to have good outcomes with minimal side effects.

Other Appointments & Affiliations

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
University of Washington School of Medicine


Fellowship, Pediatric Stem Cell Transplantation and Cellular Therapies, Texas Children’s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, 2022

Fellowship, Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Weill Cornell Medicine, 2021

Residency, Pediatrics, Brookdale Hospital and Medical Center, 2018

Masters of Public Health (MPH), Dartmouth College, 2013

Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery/MD, K.J Somaiya Medical College, Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, 2005

Research Interests

Immune Reconstitution and Immune Monitoring post stem cell transplantation and cellular therapies

Clinical trials for stem cell transplantation and cellular therapies for non-malignant disorders

Clinical Expertise

Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for non-malignant disorders

Current Studies

Optimal rabbit Anti-Thymocyte Globulin Exposure for Adequate Immune Reconstitution in Pediatric and Adult Patients Undergoing Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation

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