About Akshat Jain, MBBS

Dr. Akshat Jain is the Director of the Inherited Bleeding Disorder and Thrombosis program & Director of Sickle Cell Disease Program for children and Young Adults at the Loma Linda University School of Medicine and Children’s Hospital, where he is also a member of the clinical pediatric hematology/oncology & Stem cell transplantation faculty in the Department of Pediatrics and Clinical Medicine.
Dr. Jain takes care of children with Cancer and Hematologic disorders
at the Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital in Southern California and
teaches at the medical school. He is an expert in the affairs of global
health and serves as the advisor to the Harvard University, American
cancer society and American academy of pediatrics. He believes in the
motto of no child left behind and hopes that with collaborative effort
east could catch up with the west and reduce international childhood
deaths from cancer significantly.

Dr. Jain also holds a Master of Public Health degree from Hofstra University School of Public Health in New York. Dr Jain is a world expert in pediatric bleeding disorders and Sickle Cell Disease and features frequently on national and international media. His experience includes clinical pediatrics, cancer and blood disorder diagnosis and management, global hematology/oncology consulting, and health policy formulation, and his research expertise includes developmental therapeutics, immunogenomics, and outcomes-based research in clinical medicine.