Chris Flowers, MD

Christopher R Flowers, MDEmory ClinicAssociate Professor of Hematology and Medical Oncology

About Dr. Flowers:

Dr. Christopher Flowers graduated from Stanford University from the Human Biology and Humanities honors programs. He remained at Stanford where he completed medical school and a master’s degree in Medical Information Sciences. After medical school, he returned to Seattle where he completed internal medicine residency at the University of Washington. After residency, Dr. Flowers continued his research training in Seattle through the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program and oncology fellowship at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. At the University of Washington, he collaborated on studies that investigated the cost effectiveness of pharmacogenomics in oncology, and developed clinical and translational studies in chronic lymphocytic leukemia and non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma.

Dr. Flowers currently serves an Associate Professor of Hematology and Oncology at Winship Cancer Institute at the Emory University School of Medicine. He serves as Clinical Director for the Oncology Informatics Program, and is a member of the Emory Stem Cell and Bone Marrow Transplant team. He also directs the lymphoma clinic at Emory. His clinic focuses on specialized care for patients with lymphoid malignancies involving multi-specialty input from hematopathologists, immunologists, surgeons, radiation oncologists, and specialists in nuclear medicine and bone marrow transplantation. Through the lymphoma clinic, Dr. Flowers offers a variety of clinical trials and advanced treatment algorithms for patients with lymphoma.


Medical Oncology (Board certified since 2004)
Internal Medicine (Board certified since 2001)

Areas of Clinical Interest:

bone marrow transplant, Hodgkin's disease, leukemia, lymphomas

Year Started Practicing:


Year Started Practicing at Emory:



Medical SchoolStanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
InternshipUniversity of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA
ResidencyUniversity of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA
FellowshipRobert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Hamilton, Hamilton, NJ Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center, Seattle, WA

Hospital Affiliations:

Emory University Hospital
Emory University Hospital Midtown

Office Location(s):

Winship Cancer Institute
1365 C Clifton Rd
Atlanta, GA 30322404 778-1900
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Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital
5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd #150
Atlanta, GA 30342678 843-6800
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National awards & recognition


• Winship is a National Cancer Institute - Designated Cancer Center
• US News & World Report “America’s Best Hospitals"
• Accredited by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer
• Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
• Blue Cross Distinction - Center for Complex and Rare Cancers
• OptumHealth Center of Excellence for Bone Marrow Transplant
• Foundation for the Accreditation of Cell Therapy (FACT) Accredited
• Center of Excellence of the Myelodysplastic Syndromes Foundation.