Christine Sabapathy, MD, MSc, FRCPC

Fun fact about me 

I play soccer and I love to travel. I only have two continents left that I haven't visited!

I love working with children and their families because 
I love working with children and their families because they inspire me every day to do my best. I feel lucky and privileged to do what I do.

Hospital information

Academic appointments 

Assistant Professor

Other appointments 

Canadian Pediatric Thrombosis and Hemostasis Network (Vice-Chair)

Thrombosis and Hemostasis Societies of North America (board member)



Queen's University (BSc Biology)

Medical Degree 

McGill University


Mayo Clinic, Rochester MN USA (pediatrics)

Montreal Children's Hospital (pediatric hematology-oncology)


Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto ON (pediatric hemostasis and thrombosis)


Research interests 

Pediatric thrombosis

Selected publications 

Thromboembolism incidence and risk factors in children with cancer: a population-based cohort study Pelland-Marcotte MC, Pole JD, Kulkarni K, Athale U, Stammers D, Sabapathy C, Halperin J, Brandao LR, Sung L. Thrombosis Haemostasis 2018 Sep; 118(9): 1646-1655

A prospective surveillance study of inhibitor development in haemophilia A patients following a population switch to a third-generation B-domain-deleted recombinant factor VIII Dubé E, Bonnefoy A, Merlen C, Castilloux JF, Cloutier S, Demers C, Sabapathy CA, St-Louis J, Vezina C, Warner M, Rivard GÉ. Hemophilia 2018 Mar; 24(2):236-244

Incidence trends and mortality from childhood venous thromboembolism: a population-based cohort study C A Sabapathy, T N Djouonang, S R Kahn, R W Platt, V Tagalakis. Journal of Pediatrics 2016; 172 (May): 175-180

Montreal Children's Hospital