Priya Bhat, M.D., M.S.

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Cardiology

phone: (314) 454-6095


  • B.S., Summa cum laude, University of Alabama in Huntsville1999
  • M.S., University of Alabama in Huntsville2000
  • M.D., Alpha Omega Alpha, University of South Alabama College of Medicine2004


  • Internship, Vanderbilt University Medical Center2004 - 2005
  • Residency, Vanderbilt University Medical Center2005 - 2007
  • Clinical Fellowship, University of Michigan Health System2007 - 2010
  • Advanced Post-graduate Fellowship, University of Michigan Health System2012 - 2013

Licensure and Board Certification

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) provider2002
  • USMLE Step 1, passed2002
  • USMLE Step 2, passed2003
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) provider2004
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) provider2004
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) provider2004
  • USMLE Step 3, passed2006
  • MI, Michigan Limited Educational License2007
  • American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics2007
  • IL, Illinois Profession Medical License and Controlled Subtances License2010
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Cardiology2010
  • MI, Board of Michigan Physician License2012
  • CA, Medical Board of California Physician and Surgeon2013
  • MO, Controlled Substance Registration Certificate2013
  • MO, Missouri Controlled Substances Registration2014
  • MO, Missouri State Board of Registration for the Healing Arts Physician and Surgeon2015


  • Alpha Epsilon Delta Leadership Scholarship1999
  • Daniel F. Sullivan Memorial Scholarship2000
  • Medical Alumni Scholarship2000 - 2001
  • Half Tuition Waiver Scholarship2000 - 2004
  • Clyde G. Huggins PhD Medical Student Research Award2001
  • Stephanie A. Marsh Scholarship2001 - 2002
  • Association of Pathology Chairs Honor Society2002
  • Chandler Foundation Scholarship2002 - 2003
  • American Medical Women's Association Glasgow-Rubin Achievement Citation2004
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society2004
  • Robert Bartlett Award for Outstanding Abstract Presentation, ELSO Annual meeting, Ann Arbor, MI2009

Recent Publications view all (4)

  1. Bhat P, Hirsch JC, Gelehrter S, Cooley E, Donohue J, King K, Gajarski RJ. Outcomes of infants weighing three kilograms or less requiring extracorporeal membrane oxygenation after cardiac surgery. Ann Thorac Surg. 2013;95(2):656-61. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2012.06.041  PMID:22921239  
  2. Bhat P, Sisler I, Collier AB 3rd. Exchange transfusion as treatment for rasburicase induced methemoglobinemia in a glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficient patient. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2008;51(4):568. doi:10.1002/pbc.21582  PMID:18561168  
  3. King J, Hamil T, Creighton J, Wu S, Bhat P, McDonald F, Stevens T. Structural and functional characteristics of lung macro- and microvascular endothelial cell phenotypes. Microvasc Res. 2004;67(2):139-51. doi:10.1016/j.mvr.2003.11.006  PMID:15020205  
  4. Hancock H, Pituch K, Uzark K, Bhat P, Fifer C, Silveira M, Yu S, Welch S, Donohue J, Lowery R, Aiyagari R. A Randomized Trial of Early Palliative Care for Maternal Stress in Single Ventricle Patients (submitted for publication) 
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