Locations

San Diego County

3020 Children's Way
MC 5035
San Diego, CA 92123

Specialty

Hematology/Oncology

Organization

Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

Medical Group / IPA

CPMG/RCHN/RCSSD

Medical School

Duke University School of Medicine

Internship

Duke University School of Medicine

Residency

Duke University School of Medicine

Fellowship

University of Michigan Health Systems

Board Certifications

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Pediatrics

Gender

F

Bio

Dr. Courtney Thornburg is the medical director of the Hemophilia and Thrombosis Treatment Center at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and the director of the Hemostasis and Thrombosis Research Program. She is also the director of the Hemostasis and Thrombosis Fellowship Program and a professor of clinical pediatrics at UC San Diego School of Medicine.

Dr. Thornburg graduated from Duke University Medical School, completed her pediatric residency at Duke University Medical Center, and completed her pediatric hematology/oncology fellowship at the University of Michigan, where she also earned a master's degree in clinical research design and statistical analysis. During her time in Michigan she focused her training on hemophilia and other bleeding disorders. From 2005-2013, Dr. Thornburg was on the faculty at Duke University, where she directed the sickle cell and hemostasis and thrombosis programs.

Dr. Thornburg is committed to taking care of children with blood disorders, including bleeding disorders, clotting disorders and inherited red blood cell disorders. She conducts clinical research to improve the care of children with blood disorders and is currently a principal investigator for multiple clinical trials and cohort studies including INITIATE and ATHN 8. To educate the next generation of physicians, Dr. Thornburg teaches medical students, residents and fellows.

Dr. Thornburg is a member of the American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, the American Society of Hematology, the International Society of Haemostasis and Thrombosis and the Hemophilia and Thrombosis Research Society. At Rady Children's, she is the lead physician for the Venous Thromboembolism Prevention Task Force.

In addition to her career in medicine, Dr. Thornburg enjoys spending time with her family, traveling and playing tennis.

Publications

Neonatal Myocardial Infarction: A Proposed Algorithm for Coronary Arterial Thrombus Management.
El-Sabrout H, Ganta S, Guyon P, Ratnayaka K, Vaughn G, Perry J, Kimball A, Ryan J, Thornburg CD, Tucker S, Mo J, Hegde S, Nigro J, El-Said H

Enoxaparin Thromboprophylaxis in Children Hospitalized for COVID-19: A Phase 2 Trial.
Sochet AA, Morrison JM, Jaffray J, Godiwala N, Wilson HP, Thornburg CD, Bhat RV, Zia A, Lawrence C, Kudchadkar SR, Hamblin F, Russell CJ, Streiff MB, Spyropoulos AC, Amankwah EK, Goldenberg NA

Results of an international survey on adherence with anticoagulation in children, adolescents, and young adults: Communication from the ISTH SSC Subcommittee on Pediatric and Neonatal Thrombosis and Hemostasis.
McGrady ME, Todd K, Ignjatovic V, Jones S, Rizzi M, Luchtman-Jones L, Thornburg CD

Prepare the Way for Hemophilia A Gene Therapy.
Thornburg CD

Cost Efficacy of Rapid Whole Genome Sequencing in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit.
Sanford Kobayashi E, Waldman B, Engorn BM, Perofsky K, Allred E, Briggs B, Gatcliffe C, Ramchandar N, Gold JJ, Doshi A, Ingulli EG, Thornburg CD, Benson W, Farnaes L, Chowdhury S, Rego S, Hobbs C, Kingsmore SF, Dimmock DP, Coufal NG

Effect of Anticoagulant Therapy for 6 Weeks vs 3 Months on Recurrence and Bleeding Events in Patients Younger Than 21 Years of Age With Provoked Venous Thromboembolism: The Kids-DOTT Randomized Clinical Trial.
Goldenberg NA, Kittelson JM, Abshire TC, Bonaca M, Casella JF, Dale RA, Halperin JL, Hamblin F, Kessler CM, Manco-Johnson MJ, Sidonio RF, Spyropoulos AC, Steg PG, Turpie AGG, Schulman S, Kids-DOTT Trial Investigators and the ATLAS Group.

Health care costs and resource utilization among commercially insured adult patients with hemophilia A managed with FVIII prophylaxis in the United States.
Thornburg CD, Adamski K, Cook K, Vembusubramanian M, Sendhil SR, Hinds D, Chen E, Sammon J, Solari P, Garrison LP Jr, Croteau SE

Improving vitamin D testing and supplementation in children with newly diagnosed cancer: A quality improvement initiative at Rady Children's Hospital San Diego.
Shliakhtsitsava K, Fisher ES, Trovillion EM, Bush K, Kuo DJ, Newfield RS, Thornburg CD, Roberts W, Aristizabal P

Assessment of Factors Associated With Parental Perceptions of Voluntary Decisions About Child Participation in Leukemia Clinical Trials.
Aristizabal P, Ma AK, Kumar NV, Perdomo BP, Thornburg CD, Martinez ME, Nodora J

Characteristics, complications, and sites of bleeding among infants and toddlers less than 2 years of age with VWD.
Dupervil B, Abe K, O'Brien SH, Oakley M, Kulkarni R, Thornburg CD, Byams VR, Soucie JM

Effect of Poloxamer 188 vs Placebo on Painful Vaso-Occlusive Episodes in Children and Adults With Sickle Cell Disease: A Randomized Clinical Trial.
Casella JF, Barton BA, Kanter J, Black LV, Majumdar S, Inati A, Wali Y, Drachtman RA, Abboud MR, Kilinc Y, Fuh BR, Al-Khabori MK, Takemoto CM, Salman E, Sarnaik SA, Shah N, Morris CR, Keates-Baleeiro J, Raj A, Alvarez OA, Hsu LL, Thompson AA, Sisler IY, Pace BS, Noronha SA, Lasky JL 3rd, de Julian EC, Godder K, Thornburg CD, Kamberos NL, Nuss R, Marsh AM, Owen WC, Schaefer A, Tebbi CK, Chantrain CF, Cohen DE, Karakas Z, Piccone CM, George A, Fixler JM, Singleton TC, Moulton T, Quinn CT, de Castro Lobo CL, Almomen AM, Goyal-Khemka M, Maes P, Emanuele M, Gorney RT, Padgett CS, Parsley E, Kronsberg SS, Kato GJ, Gladwin MT

Health care resource utilization and costs among adult patients with hemophilia A on factor VIII prophylaxis: an administrative claims analysis.
Croteau SE, Cook K, Sheikh L, Chawla A, Sammon J, Solari P, Kim B, Hinds D, Thornburg CD

Safety evaluation of emicizumab prophylaxis in individuals with haemophilia A.
Wang CP, Young G, Thornburg CD

Improving Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Survival Disparities in the United States-Mexico Border Region: A Cross-Border Initiative Between San Diego, California, and Tijuana, Mexico.
Aristizabal P, Burns LP, Kumar NV, Perdomo BP, Rivera-Gomez R, Ornelas MA, Gonda D, Malicki D, Thornburg CD, Roberts W, Levy ML, Crawford JR

Characterizing the use of anticoagulants in children using the American Thrombosis and Hemostasis Network Dataset (ATHNdataset).
Davila J, Cheng D, Raffini L, Thornburg CD, Corrales-Medina FF

Diagnostic and Treatment Challenges for Acquired Hemophilia A in Pediatrics: Report of 2 Cases.
Kim KS, Wong V, Thornburg CD, Yu JC

Extracellular tyrosyl-tRNA synthetase cleaved by plasma proteinases and stored in platelet α-granules: Potential role in monocyte activation.
Won E, Morodomi Y, Kanaji S, Shapiro R, Vo MN, Orje JN, Thornburg CD, Yang XL, Ruggeri ZM, Schimmel P, Kanaji T

Correction: Genetic predictors of severe intraventricular hemorrhage in extremely low-birthweight infants.
Thornburg CD, Erickson SW, Page GP, Clark EAS, DeAngelis MM, Hartnett ME, Goldstein RF, Dagle JM, Murray JC, Poindexter BB, Das A, Cotten CM, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Neonatal Research Network.

Genetic predictors of severe intraventricular hemorrhage in extremely low-birthweight infants.
Thornburg CD, Erickson SW, Page GP, Clark EAS, DeAngelis MM, Hartnett ME, Goldstein RF, Dagle JM, Murray JC, Poindexter BB, Das A, Cotten CM, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Neonatal Research Network.

Initiation of emicizumab prophylaxis in an infant with haemophilia A and subdural haemorrhage.
Bush KA, Lucas TL, Haley KM, Thornburg CD

The odds and implications of coinheritance of hemophilia A and B.
Karch C, Masser-Frye D, Limjoco J, Ryan SE, Fletcher SN, Corbett KD, Johnsen JM, Thornburg CD

Defining the path ahead for NOAC use in the pediatric population: A Cardiac Safety Research Consortium Think Tank.
Seltzer JH, Farrell A, Goldenberg N, Hornik C, Keene D, Krucoff MW, Lipardi C, Massicotte P, Mentzer D, Monagle P, Thornburg C, Revkin JH, Walker S, Gajjar D

Sociodemographic and clinical characteristics associated with vitamin D status in newly diagnosed pediatric cancer patients.
Aristizabal P, Sherer M, Perdomo BP, Castelao E, Thornburg CD, Proudfoot J, Jacobs E, Newfield RS, Zage P, Roberts W, Martinez ME

Management and outcomes of pediatric septic thrombophlebitis: a case series.
Koo J, Pong A, Dory C, Farnaes L, Thornburg CD

The Evaluation of Hematologic Screening and Perioperative Management in Patients with Noonan Syndrome: A Retrospective Chart Review.
Briggs B, Savla D, Ramchandar N, Dimmock D, Le D, Thornburg CD

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