Director, Transfusion Medicine
Attending Physician

Associate Professor of Clinical Pathology, Keck School of Medicine of USC
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Clinical Interests

Patient blood management, anemia management, laboratory testing utilization, clinical informatics, business administration and management

Education

Medical School: 

Dr. S. N. Medical College, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India

Residency: 

University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, IA- Clinical Pathology

Fellowship: 

University of Iowa- Transfusion Medicine/Blood Banking

Accomplishments

Certification: 

American Board of Pathology, Clinical Pathology
American Board of Pathology, Transfusion Medicine/Blood Banking
Physician Leadership Development Program
Certified Physician Executive (CPE) Certification

Professional Memberships: 

2020-present COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma Ethics Panel, Community Blood Center, Kansas City, MO
2019-present Local Advisory Board, Community Blood Center, Kansas City, MO
2018-present Society for the Advancement of Blood Management (SABM)
Board of Directors (2020-Present)
Chair, Membership Committee (2019-Present)
Member, Research Committee (2019-Present)
2017-present Heart of America Association of Blood Banks (HAABB)
President Elect (2020-Present)
Vice President (2019-2020)
Board Member at Large (2017-2019)
2016-present American Society for Apheresis (ASFA)
Member, Research Subcommittee (2016-Present)
Member, Clinical Applications Committee (2016-Present)
2015-present AABB (formerly American Association of Blood Banks)
Team leader, Annual Meeting Education Committee (2020-Present)
Member, Annual Meeting Education Committee (2019-2020)
Member, Continuing Education Advisory Committee (2019-Present)
2013-present College of American Pathologists (CAP)
Elected Missouri Delegate, CAP House of Delegates (2020-Present)
Inspection Team Leader, CAP Accreditation Program (2017-Present)
2013-present American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP)
Professional Research Panel Member (2019-Present)
Choosing Wisely Advisory Board member, Effective Test Utilization Steering Committee (2017-Present)
2017-present Member, Kansas City Society of Pathologists (KCSP)
2011-present Member, American Medical Association (AMA)
2011-present Life Member, Indian Medical Association (IMA)
2013-2017 Member, United States & Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP)
2012-2016 Member, Iowa Association of Pathologists (IAP)

Awards: 

Awarded Paul E. Strandjord Young Investigator Award, Annual ACLPS Meeting
Selected for Physician Leadership Development Program-, UMKC Henry. Bloch School of Management and Saint Luke's Health System's
Awarded Physician’s Recognition Award with Commendation, American Medical Association
Awarded Outstanding Reviewer- Transfusion and Apheresis Science Journal
Innovation Center Proposal Accepted- Innovation Center, Saint Luke's Health System
Selected to participate in Certified Physician Executive (CPE) Certification Capstone- The American Association for Physical Leadership (AAPL)

Publications: 

Mathur G, Vege S, et al. “A novel RHD*DAU allele with c.17C>T (p. Pro6Leu).” Transfusion. 2020;1–2.

Grenache DG, Sever C, Mathur G, & Mathur S. “Antibody Testing for COVID-19.” Am J Clin Pathol, 2020;154.3: 425-26.

Mathur G, Mathur S. “Antibody Testing for Covid-19: Can It Be Used As A Screening Tool In Areas With Low Prevalence?” Am J Clin Pathol. 2020;154.1:1-3.

Mathur G, Mott S, et al. “Tissue plasminogen activator versus heparin for locking catheters between apheresis procedures.” Journal of Clinical Apheresis. 2019;34:445-49.

Mathur G, Collins L, et al. “Solutions to technical challenges during therapeutic plasma exchange on a 4 kilogram neonate.” Transfusion and Apheresis Science. 2018;57(2):201-03.

Mathur G, Ten Eyck P, Knudson CM. “Predicting changes in HbS levels following simple transfusion using CBC values.” Transfusion. 2018;58(1):138-44.

Mathur G, Yadav K, et al. “High clinical suspicion of donor-derived disease leads to timely recognition and early intervention to treat solid organ transplant-transmitted Lymphocytic Choriomeningitis Virus.” Transplant Infectious Disease. 2017;19(4):e12707.

Mathur G, Mott S, et al. “Factors influencing platelet clumping during peripheral blood hematopoietic stem cell collection.” Transfusion. 2017;57(5):1142-51.

Krasowski M, Schriever A, Mathur G, et al. “Use of a data warehouse at an academic medical center for clinical pathology quality improvement and research.” Journal of Pathology Informatics. 2015;6:45.

Behonick G, Shanks K, Firchau D, Mathur G, et al. “Four postmortem case reports with quantitative detection of synthetic cannabinoid, 5F-PB-22.” Journal of Analytic Toxicology. 2014;38.8:559-62.

Mathur G, Ma D. “Coexistence of tyrosine kinase inhibitor- sensitizing and resistant EGFR mutations in an untreated lung adenocarcinoma patient and response to erlotinib.” Journal of Thoracic Oncology. 2014;9.7:e55-e57.

Mathur G, Haugen T, et al. “Streamlined sign-out of capillary protein electrophoresis using middleware and an open-source macro application.” Journal of Pathology Informatics. 2014;5(1):36.

Mathur S, Dubey T, Kulshrestha M, Agarwal H, Mathur G, et al. “Clinical profile & mortality among novel influenza A (H1N1) infected patients: 2009-10 Jodhpur, Raj pandemic.” Journal of the Association of Physicians of India. 2013;61:39-44.

Kishoria N, Dhadhich S, Agarwal H, Mathur A, Mathur G, Mathur S. “Case report: cytomegalovirus oesophagitis in an HIV- infected patient.” The Ganga Ram Journal. 2013;3.3:151-54.

Mathur G, Mathur S, et al. “Retrospective analysis of diabetic admissions: moving forward by looking back.” National Journal of Community Medicine. 2013;4.4:594-98.

Parakh M, Parakh P, Bhansali S, Gurjar AS, Parakh P, Mathur G. “A clinico-epidemiologic study of neurologic associations and factors related to speech and language delay.” National Journal of Community Medicine. 2012;3.3:518-22.

Editor & Contributor, “Clinical Laboratory News.”  A Saint Luke’s Regional Laboratories monthly newsletter with approximately 10,000 copies circulated throughout USA.

Research Interests: 

Transfusion Medicine
Blood Bank
Clinical Pathology
Patient blood management, anemia management, laboratory testing utilization, clinical informatics, business administration and management

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