Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology
Emory University School of Medicine
|BA||1980||Williams College, USA|
|M.D||1984||Washington School of Medicine, USA|
|Postgraduate Training-Internal Medicine||1984-1987||Duke University, USA|
|Postgraduate Training-Medical Oncology||1987-1990||University of Washington, USA|
Amelia A. Langston is a Professor and Interim Chair of Hematology/Medical Oncology, and Medical Director and Section Chief of the Bone Marrow Transplant Program at the Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia.
Dr. Langston received her B.A. from Williams College, Willamstown, Massachusetts. She received her M.D. from Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, followed by a Medical Oncology fellowship at the University of Washington Hospitals.
Dr. Langston is a vice-chair of the Emory University Institutional Review Board, and a member of the School of Medicine Admissions Committee and the Emory University Hospital Antibiotic Usage Committee. She also belongs to numerous professional societies including the American Society of Hematology, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, and the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation.
Dr. Langston’s research interests include novel strategies for autologous and allogeneic stem cell transplantation, use of biologically targeted agents for antileukemic therapy, and prevention and treatment of opportunistic infections in immunocompromised patients. She has published numerous research articles and abstracts in various peer-reviewed journals, including the New England Journal of Medicine, Blood, Journal of Clinical Oncology, and Bone Marrow Transplantation.