Michael H. Kroll MDProfessor of Medicine and Chief, Section of Benign Hematology, Division of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
Dr. Michael Kroll is a hematologist and oncologist practicing in Houston, Texas. He is Professor of Medicine and Chief of the Section of Benign Hematology at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center (UTMDACC). His basic research background is in mechanisms of platelet-dependent thrombosis, and his academic clinical niche is benign hematology, hemostasis and thrombosis. His group’s research activities focus on mechanisms of cancer- and stem cell transplant–associated thrombotic microangiopathy, the prevention and treatment of venous thromboembolism in cancer patients, and mechanisms of cancer-induced venous thrombosis.
Dr. Kroll is intimately involved in fellowship training, co-directs UTMDACC’s Anticoagulant Stewardship Program, has published over 100 manuscripts in peer-reviewed journals, lectures world-wide over a dozen times per year, serves on 2 federal grant review committees, has received several awards for education and leadership, and has served The American Society of Hematology in various capacities.
Dr. Kroll received his medical degree from Cornell. He underwent residency training in internal medicine at Brown University and completed his fellowship in hematology/oncology at Harvard Medical School–Brigham & Women's Hospital.
Recent Contributions to PracticeUpdate:
- Treatment Implications of Novel Clinical Phenotypes for Sepsis
- Effect of a Recombinant Human Soluble Thrombomodulin on Mortality in Patients With Sepsis-Associated Coagulopathy
- MY APPROACH: Dual Antiplatelet or Antithrombotic Therapy After MI: A Hematologist’s Perspective
- Dual Antiplatelet or Dual Antithrombotic Therapy for Secondary Prevention in High-Risk Patients With Stable CAD
- Caplacizumab Treatment for Acquired TTP
- Anticoagulants for Portal Vein Thrombosis in Cirrhosis
- Treatment of Bleeding Complications in Patients on Anticoagulant Therapy
- ASH 2018 Guidelines for Treatment of Pediatric VTE
- ASH 2018 Guidelines for the Management of VTE in Pregnancy
- ASH 2018 Guidelines for the Prophylaxis of VTE in Hospitalized and Nonhospitalized Medical Patients