Edmund Waller, MD, MPH, FACP

Edmund K Waller, MD,PhDEmory ClinicDirector, Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplant ProgramProfessor of Hematology and Oncology


Medical Oncology (Board certified since 1991)
Internal Medicine (Board certified since 1988)

Areas of Clinical Interest:

aplastic anemia, bone marrow transplant, hematopoietic syndrome, hematology/oncology, leukemia, lymphomas, myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS), sickle cell anemia, testicular cancer

Year Started Practicing:


Year Started Practicing at Emory:


Organizational Leadership Memberships:

American College of Physicians
American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation
American Society of Clinical Oncology
American Society of Hematology
International Society for Experimental Hematology

Major or Recent Publications:

CD2-mediated IL12-dependent Signals Render Human T Cells Resistant to Mitogen-induced Apoptosis Permitting the Large-scale Ex Vivo Expansion of Functioally Distinct Lymphocytes: Implications in the Development of Adoptive Immunotherapy Strategies. Blood,96(12): 3827-37.

Changes in the Pattern of TCR V Repertoire Expression After Bone Marrow Transplant is Linked to the HLA Haplotype in Humans. British Journal of Hematology,113 (1): 224-30.

Cytokine Upregulation of Antigen Presenting Function of Acute Myeloid Leukemia Cells. Leukemia,14(3): 412-8.

Larger Numbers of CD4 Dendritic Cells in Donor Bone Marrow are Associated with Increased Relapse After Allogeneic Bone Marrow Transplantation. Blood,97(10): 2948-56.

New Strategies in Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation: Immunotherapy Using Irradiated Allogeneic T Cells. Bone Marrow Transplantation,Suppl. 2, S20-S24.


Cancer Research Inst. Clin. Investigator Award
Doris Duke Clinical Scientist


Medical SchoolCornell University Medical College, New York, NY
InternshipStanford Hospital & Clinics, Stanford, CA
ResidencyStanford Hospital & Clinics, Stanford, CA
FellowshipStanford Hospital & Clinics, Stanford, CA

Hospital Affiliations:

Emory University Hospital
Emory University Hospital Midtown

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Office Location(s):

Emory Clinic 'C'
1365 Clifton Rd., NE
Atlanta, GA 30322404 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.