Ashley Bui, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics’ Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology at UT Southwestern Medical Center. She joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2021.   

Dr. Bui earned her medical degree at Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine, followed by a residency in pediatrics at the University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School. She then completed a three-year fellowship in pediatric hematology/oncology at UT Southwestern/Children’s Health. 

Dr. Bui’s research interests center on neurofibromatosis (NF), neuro-oncology, and targeted therapies.  She is a member of the Developmental Therapeutics Program and is leading the charge in opening early phase clinical trials for neuro-oncology patients.

Research Interest

  • Neuro-oncology
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Targeted therapies


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Targeted Therapies for the Neurofibromatoses.
Sanchez LD, Bui A, Klesse LJ, Cancers (Basel) 2021 Nov 13 23
Insights into the Pathogenesis of NF1-Associated Neoplasms.
Bui A, Jiang C, McKay RM, Klesse LJ, Le LQ, JID Innov 2021 Sep 1 3
Unbiased Microbiome and Metabolomic Profiling of Fecal Samples from Patients with Melanoma.
Bui A, Choi Y, Frankel AE, Koh AY, Methods Mol Biol 2021 2265 461-474

Honors & Awards

  • Texas Neurofibromatosis Foundation Scholarship
  • Chief Fellow
    UT Southwestern Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program (2020)
  • Gold Humanism Honor Society
  • Phi Beta Kappa Academic Honor Society
  • Girl Scout Gold Award
    Girl Scouts of America (2005)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Pediatrics (2015)
  • American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (2018)
  • Children's Oncology Group (2018)
  • Society for Neuro-Oncology (2023)
  • Texas Medical Association (2011)
  • Texas Pediatric Society (2014)