Amelia Langston, MD

Amelia  Langston, M.D.Emory ClinicProfessor of Hematology and OncologyMedical Director and Section Chief, Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplant Program

Specialties:

Hematology
Internal Medicine (Board certified since 1987)
Medical Oncology (Board certified since 1989)

Areas of Clinical Interest:

bone marrow transplant, leukemia, myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS), aplastic anemia, lymphomas, Hodgkin's disease, GVHD graft-versus-host disease

Year Started Practicing at Emory:

1998

Organizational Leadership Memberships:

American Association for the Advancement of Science
American Society of Hematology

Major or Recent Publications:

A Novel Retinal Degeneration Locus Identified by Linkage and Comparative Mapping of Canine Early Retinal Degeneration. Genomics,59: 134-42.

Acquired Amegakaryocytic Thrombocytopenia Treated with Allogeneic BMT: A Case Report and Review of the Literature. Bone Marrow Transplant,24: 1337-41.

Evaluation of the APOH Gene as a Positional Candidate for PRCD in Dogs. Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci.,40: 1229-37.

Larger Numbers of CD4bright Dendritic Cells in Donor Bone Marrow are Associated with Increased Relapse After Allogeneic Bone Marrow Transplantation. Blood,97: 2948-2956.

Towards a Framework Linkage Map of the Canine Genome. Journal of Heredity,90: 740-744.

Awards:

Alpha Omega Alpha
Lange Medical Publication Award

Education:

Medical SchoolWashington University School of Medicine, Seattle, WA
InternshipDuke University Medical Center,Durham, NC
ResidencyDuke University Medical Center,Durham, NC
FellowshipUniversity of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA

Hospital Affiliations:

Emory University Hospital
Emory University Hospital Midtown

Office Location(s):

Emory Clinic 'C'
1365 Clifton Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30322(404) 778-1900
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National awards & recognition

Awards

• 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.