Amelia A. Langston
Amelia A. Langston

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.


Research Interest

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.


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