Sudeep ShivakumarMD, FRCPC

Interim division head / service chief, Associate professor


Phone: 902-473-2394
Fax: 902-473-4447
Mailing Address: 
Division of Hematology
QEII - Bethune Building
Suite 432 Bethune Building
1276 South Park Street
Halifax, NS B3H 2Y9
Research Topics:
  • hematology
  • hematologic disorders
  • thrombosis


Dr. Shivakumar is a hematologist, associate professor of medicine and interim division head / service chief in the Division of Hematology. His clinical interests are deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism. He has additional subspecialty training in thrombosis, which he earned at the University of Ottawa after completing his residency training in hematology at Dalhousie.

Research interests

Dr. Shivakumar has several projects underway that study the effectiveness of new drugs to prevent or treat thrombosis.