Karim Thomas Sadak, MD, MPH, MSE

Karim Thomas Sadak, MD, MPH, MSE

Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist

Languages I Speak

  • Spanish
  • English

Hospital Privileges

  • University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital
  • University of Minnesota Medical Center

Care Philosophy

Comprehensive and compassionate family-centered hematology/oncology care

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Pediatric Hematology
  • Pediatric Oncology
  • Providing Care to Childhood Cancer Survivors
  • Transitioning Childhood Cancer Survivorship Care to Age-appropriate Settings for Adolescents and Young Adults

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • George Washington University, Washington, DC


  • Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children, Falls Church VA


  • Children's National Medical Center, Washington DC

Other Education

  • George Washington University, Washington, D.C. (Master's in Epidemiology)
  • University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (Master's in Biomedical Engineering)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics

Recognition and Leadership


  • Minnesota Monthly Magazine “Top Doctors” (2016-2018)
  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctor - Rising Star" (2015, 2016, 2017)
  • Oncology Trainee Travel Award, American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting (2012)
  • Coyne-Endowed Fellow of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology in the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders, Children's National Medical Center (2011)
  • Dr. David Lewis Memorial Outstanding Fellow Award (2009-2010)
  • Ziai Award of Excellence in Pediatric Housestaff, Resident of the Year (2009)
  • Dr. Michael Altieri Award (2009)
  • Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children Nursing Award for Resident of the Year (2009)
  • Richard Schwartz, MD Pediatric Resident Teaching Award for Excellence (2007-2009)


  • Director, Childhood Cancer Survivor Program

Academic Information

Assistant Professor

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