Department of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology



Garrett S. Booth, M.D., M.S.



Assistant Professor
Associate Medical Director, Transfusion Medicine

Dept. of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology



Contact Information



Office Location:
TVC 4650H

Phone: 615-936-8958   "Hey, I just met you, and this is crazy...but here's my number, call me maybe?"

E-mail:  garrett.s.booth@vanderbilt.edu


Campus Mail:

Pathology labs/Blood Bank

TVC 4605 (5310)


US Mailing address:

Pathology labs/Blood Bank

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

TVC 4605

Nashville, TN 37232-5310




Research Keywords



Transfusion Medicine/Blood Banking, Clinical Pathology, Blood Safety, Transfusion Medicine Education



Research Description



Medical Director Apheresis Clinic (2512A TVC)
Medical Director-Vanderbilt University Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS) Training Program






Gehrie, EA, Booth, GS. Stem cell collection considerations for AL amyloidosis. Conn Med, 78(10), 587-90, 2015

Fasano, RM, Booth, GS, Miles, M, Du, L, Koyama, T, Meier, ER, Luban, NL. Red blood cell alloimmunization is influenced by recipient inflammatory state at time of transfusion in patients with sickle cell disease. Br J Haematol, 168(2), 291-300, 2015

Col??n-Franco, JM, Booth, GS, Woodworth, A. A diabetic newborn. Clin Chem, 60(9), 1240-1, 2014

Booth, GS, Gehrie, EA. Implications of legalized recreational marijuana on the United States blood supply. Transfusion, 54(7), 1903-4, 2014

Paroskie, A, Booth, GS. Transfusion related anaphylaxis during orthotopic liver transplantation. Transfus Apher Sci, 50(2), 253-4, 2014

Booth, GS, Spain, TW, Gehrie, EA. Transfusion medicine illustrated: Thermal imaging of a red blood cell unit during storage and at the time of issue. Transfusion, 54(11), 2803, 2014

Booth, GS, Gehrie, EA, Savani, BN. Minor RBC Ab and allo-SCT. Bone Marrow Transplant, 49(3), 456-7, 2014

Booth, GS, Gehrie, EA, Bolan, CD, Savani, BN. Clinical guide to ABO-incompatible allogeneic stem cell transplantation. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant, 19(8), 1152-8, 2013

Hata, JL, Johnson, MS, Booth, GS. Neonatal alloimmunization: a rare case of multiple alloantibody formation in a patient with disseminated histoplasmosis. Transfusion, 53(5), 1140-1, 2013

Booth, GS, Gehrie, EA, Savani, BN. Response to "What is the optimal approach to major ABO-incompatible allogeneic stem cell transplantation". Biol Blood Marrow Transplant, 19(12), 1760-1, 2013

Johnson, AS, Delisca, G, Booth, GS. Warm autoimmune hemolytic anemia secondary to Plasmodium ovale infection: a case report and review of the literature. Transfus Apher Sci, 49(3), 571-3, 2013

Gehrie, E, Keiser, A, Dawling, S, Travis, J, Strathmann, FG, Booth, GS. Primary prevention of pediatric lead exposure requires new approaches to transfusion screening. J Pediatr, 163(3), 855-9, 2013

Mejia, R, Booth, GS, Fedorko, DP, Hsieh, MM, Khuu, HM, Klein, HG, Mu, J, Fahle, G, Nutman, TB, Su, XZ, Williams, EC, Flegel, WA, Klion, A. Peripheral blood stem cell transplant-related Plasmodium falciparum infection in a patient with sickle cell disease. Transfusion, 52(12), 2677-82, 2012

Booth, GS, Lozier, JN, Nghiem, K, Clibourn, D, Klein, HG, Flegel, WA. Spray: single-donor plasma product for room temperature storage. Transfusion, 52(4), 828-33, 2012

McClain, CM, Patel, C, Szklarski, P, Booth, GS. Transfusion medicine illustrated. Identification of blood draw error during trauma resuscitation. Transfusion, 52(9), 1855-6, 2012

Booth, GS. Transfusion medicine illustrated. Apheresis granulocytes: light microscopic changes at time of outdate and beyond. Transfusion, 51(11), 2267-8, 2011