20261-Batra, Sandeep

Sandeep Batra, MBBS

Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

Phone 317-944-8784
705 Riley Hospital Drive
ROC 4340

Indianapolis, IN 46202



Dr. Batra is the Medical Director of the leukemia program at Riley Hospital, and have been in clinical practice in the field of pediatric oncology for several years. My current research is aimed at identifying novel targets in relapsed, drug-refractory childhood acute lymphoblastic (ALL) and myelogenous leukemia (AML), through precision genomics and preclinical lab studies, and to conduct Phase-I/II clinical trials in refractory or recurrent pediatric ALL and AML. 

Key Publications

Batra S. Is There a Role for Antiangiogenic Therapy in Renal Medullary Carcinoma?; Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2016 Apr;63(4):746-7

Batra S, Martin SC, Nassiri M, Qureshi A, Markel TA. Histiocytic sarcoma associated with Coombs negative acute hemolytic anemia – A rare presentation. Case Rep Oncol Med. 2016; 2016: 3179147


Batra S.  Current treatment of Wilms Tumor. Br. J .Med/Epocrates (online, peer reviewed), 2015 revised











Titles & Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
  • Education
    2003 FEL Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
    1999 RES State University of New York
    1996 RES Lady Hardinge Medical School
    1992 MBBS University College of Medical Sciences
    1987 BSC University of Delhi
  • Research


    Pediatric Leukemias, clinical trials involving new agents.

  • Professional Organizations
    American Society of Hematology
    American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
    Children's Oncology Group
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Pediatrics - SB in Hematology/Oncology
    American Board of Pediatrics
  • Clinical Interests

    Pediatric Leukemias and solid tumor biology, clinical trials involving new agents.

Looking for patient care?

To schedule an appointment with a faculty member physician of IU School of Medicine, contact Indiana University Health at 888-484-3258 or use the physician finder by clicking the button below.

Find a doctor