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Amit Soni, MD

Dr. Soni has staff privileges at CHOC in Orange

Location:
Orange, CA

Specialty:
Hematology

Research Focus:
Bleeding disorders, teens with hemophilia

Language:
Hindi

Published Works:

Office and Contact Information

CHOC Children's Specialists
1201 W La Veta
Orange, CA 92868
phone: (714) 509-8459
fax: (714) 509-8771
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Web Site:
http://www.choc.org/specialists


Physician / Researcher Bio

Dr. Soni recently joined the CHOC Children's Specialists Division of Hematology. Amit Soni, M.D. is board certified in pediatrics and pediatric hematology/oncology. Dr. Soni completed medical school at Saint George's University in Grenada, West Indies. His residency training was completed at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and fellowship training was completed at Children's Hospital of Orange County. After completing his fellowship, Dr. Soni worked as a hemostasis/thrombosis clinical research fellow at Children's Hospital of Orange County and earned additional certification in a UCI graduate program in clinical trials and product development. In addition to his clinical duties with CHOC Children's Specialists, he will continue his research studies. Dr. Soni has special interest in Hemophilia and other bleeding disorders. He was recently awarded the distinguished, international Bayer Hemophilia Clinical Training Award. Dr. Soni is available to see patients at CHOC Children's Hospital of Orange County.


Education

  • Medical School
    Saint George's University, Grenada, West Indies
  • Pediatrics Residency
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ
  • Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship
    Children's Hospital of Orange County, CA

Board Certifications

  • pediatrics
  • Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Honors and Awards

  • Orange County Medical Association’s Physicians of Excellence 2012

Research

As part of his interests in bleeding disorders, Dr. Soni is dedicated to finding innovative ways to connect with teen patients with hemophilia. To this end, Dr. Soni has worked with a grant and special strategic communications training from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to create interactive media aimed at connecting with teens with hemophilia. The goal is to provide the teens with content and information about their disorder so that they may take control of their health and be armed with the knowledge they need as they transition into adulthood.


CHOC Articles & Publications

CHOC Scientist Exploring Light's Possibilities For Children
Physician Connection: Summer 2008
A biomedical scientist at CHOC is collaborating with several physicians to explore medical applications of light to provide non invasive diagnoses. ...

News

More than 80 CHOC Children's Doctors Named "Physicians of Excellence"
January 03, 2012
More than 80 CHOC Children's physicians, including specialists and pediatricians, are named "Physicians of Excellence" by the Orange County Medical Association....

Published Works

Chira P, Nugent L, Miller K, Park T, Donahue S, Soni A, Nugent D, Sandborg C. Living Profiles: Design of a health media platform for teens with special healthcare needs. Journal of Biomedical Informatics 2010; 43: S9-S12.

Powell J, Nugent D, Harrison J, Soni A, Luk A, Stass H, Gorina E. Safety and Pharmacokinetics of a Recombinant Factor VIII with Pegylated Liposomes in Severe Hemophilia A. Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis 2008; 6: 277-83.

Chamberlain J, et al. The Pediatric Risk of Hospital Admission Score: A Second-Generation Severity-of-Illness Score for Pediatric Emergency Patients. Pediatrics 2005; 115: 388-95.

Presentations
Nugent L, Soni A, et al. LIVING PROFILES PROJECT: A Multi-Dimensional Innovative Approach to Transition Teens with Chronic Healthcare Needs- Poster Presentation at 2008 Hemophilia World Congress.

Nugent L, et al. LIVING PROFILES PROJECT: A Multi-Dimensional Innovative Approach to Transition Teens with Chronic Healthcare Needs- Poster Presentation- 2007 CHOC Research Symposium, Sept 2007.

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