Jean Khoury, MD

H. Jean Khoury, M.D.Emory ClinicProfessor of Hematology and Medical OncologyDivision Director, Hematology


Hematology (Board certified since 1998)
Internal Medicine (Board certified since 1995)
Medical Oncology (Board certified since 1998)

Areas of Clinical Interest:

leukemia, lymphomas, multiple myeloma, bone marrow transplant, GVHD graft-versus-host disease, myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS), aplastic anemia

Year Started Practicing:


Year Started Practicing at Emory:


Organizational Leadership Memberships:

American College of Physicians
American Medical Association
American Society of Blood and Marrow Transplantation
American Society of Clinical Oncology
American Society of Hematology

Major or Recent Publications:

Dasatinib treatment for Philadelphia chromosome-positive leukemias. Cancer 2009,115 (7): 1381-1394.

Hydroxychloroquine for the prevention of chronic graft-versus-host disease after allogeneic related donor peripheral blood stem cell transplantation: results of a phase III trial. Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation 2007,13: 1201-1206.

Impact of post-transplant G-CSF on outcomes of allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Blood 2006,107: 1712-1716.

Vancomycin-resistant enterococcus bloodstream infections on a hematopoietic stem cell transplant unit: are the sick getting sicker? . Bone Marrow Transplantation 2006,38(12):813-9.


Medical SchoolUniversite de Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
InternshipMemorial Health Medical Center, Savannah, GA
ResidencyMemorial Health Medical Center, Savannah, GA
FellowshipWashington University-Barnes Hospital, Saint Louis, MO

Hospital Affiliations:

Emory University Hospital
Emory University Hospital Midtown

Additional Languages Spoken:

French, Arabic

Office Location(s):

Winship Cancer Institute
1365 C Clifton Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30322(404) 778-1900
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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.