Alejandro Best Rocha, M.D.
PGY - IV Resident
Medical School and Degree
Universidad Autonoma de Baja California, Tijuana, Mexico
Professional / Research Interests
Pediatric renal and gastrointestinal pathology
2014-2015: Pediatric and Developmental Pathology Fellowship, Baylor College of Medicine
Best Rocha, A., Galambos, C. (2010) "Pulmonary vascular growth in lungs with developmentally compromised pulmonary blood flow." Platform Presentation, Society of Pediatric Pathology, Spring Meeting.
Castro, E.C., Parks, W.T. Best Rocha, A., Galambos, C. "Does developmental relationship between arterial and neuronal growth in the lung exist?" Poster Presentation, Society of Pediatric Pathology, Spring Meeting.
Merritt, B.Y., Best Rocha, A., Sheehan, A.. "Plasmablasts as an indicator of poor prognosis in plasma cell leukemia." (2011) Poster Presentation, College of American, Pathologists, Annual Meeting.
Lath, N.R., Galambos, C., Best Rocha, A., Malek, M., Gittes, G.K., and Potoka, D.A.. Defective Pulmonary Innervation and Autonomic Imbalance in Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia. Am I J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 302; L390-L398, 2012.
Best Rocha, A., Martinez-Blanco, E., McCarthy, W., Hicks, J.M. "Intussusception with hamartomatous polyps as lead point in children: initial presentation of Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome." Poster Presentation, 92nd Annual Meeting of the Texas Society of Pathologists, Austin, Texas.