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Douglas K. Graham

New Content ItemDouglas K. Graham, Editorial Board member
Emory University School of Medicine
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In the summer of 2015 Dr. Graham was appointed Director of the Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Chief of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/BMT in the Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine. In addition to his administrative leadership role, Dr. Graham provides clinical care specializing in pediatric acute myeloid leukemia.

Dr. Graham is physician scientist with an active lab focusing on developing novel therapeutics for pediatric cancer. He has been funded by the NIH and national cancer foundation grants including the  American Cancer Society, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation.  He has served in multiple leadership roles with the American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (ASPHO) and has an appointment as a full member of the NIH Molecular and Cellular Hematology Study Section.

Prior to coming to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Emory University Dr. Graham served as Professor of Pediatrics and Immunology at the University of Colorado with clinical practice at Children’s Hospital of Colorado in Denver where he led the Biology and Treatment of Childhood Cancer Research Emphasis Area and was the co-program leader of the Hematologic Malignancy Program at the University of Colorado Cancer Center. 

Dr. Graham received his M.D. and Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from Wake Forest University.

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