Ayesha N. Zia, MD, MSCs


University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Associate Vice Chair of Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics 
Associate Division Chief, Clinical Sciences Research, Division of Hematology-Oncology 
Director, Hemostasis and Thrombosis Program, Children's Health 
Principal Investigator, UT Southwestern, Dallas, TX 
Associate Professor of Pediatrics 


Dr. Zia leads the UTSW Pediatric Hemostasis Thrombosis Center. She also serves as Director of the Medical Center's Young Women's Blood Disorders Program.  Her current research projects are focused on thrombotic outcomes, including functional limitations such as exercise intolerance and dyspnea on exertion, and on improving diagnostic strategies, access to care, and quality of life in adolescents with heavy menstrual bleeding and bleeding disorders.  She has served HTRS in many capacities, including as past Vice Chair and Chair of the HTRS 2023 Scientific Symposium Planning Committee, as Faculty for HTRS ConECCTOR Network Meetings and Trainee Workshops, and as a member of our Publication Committee and Scientific Review Committee.