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Erika A. Lopez-Bertiery, M.D.


  • Fellowship, Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
    Children’s Medical Center Dallas-UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
  • Residency in Pediatrics
    Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL
  • Residency in Pediatrics
    Fundación Cardioinfantil, Bogotá, Colombia
  • Internship in Pediatrics
    University of Miami, Miami, FL
  • Medical Doctorate
    Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia

Accolades & Memberships

  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Association for Cancer Research
  • American Medical Association
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Society of Hematology
  • American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  • Texas Medical Association

Community Service

  • YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas, Teen Summit Speaker, Dallas, TX (2015)
  • Uplift Williams Preparatory, Science Fair Judge, Dallas, TX (2014)
  • Camp Sol, Medical Staff, Adult Spanish Language Facilitator, Dallas, TX (2013-2019)

Research Interest

Dr. Lopez-Bertiery has a special clinical interest in ethnic disparities in pediatric oncology outcomes in Texas.

Medical Practice

  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso, Assistant Professor, Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, El Paso, TX (July 2016)
  • Children’s Medical Center Dallas, Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist, Dallas, TX (2013 – 2016)
  • University of Miami, Senior Research Associate, SMARTT Study Coordinator, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Miami, FL (March 2007 – June 2010)
  • University of Miami, Research Associate, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Miami, FL (March 2006 – February 2007)
  • Clínica Infantil Colsubsidio, Physician, Bogotá, Colombia (February 2005 – September 2005)
  • Fundación Los Pisingos, Physician, Bogotá, Colombia (2003)