Marla Daves, MD, MSHI


Titles and Roles

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Emory University School of Medicine
Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics
Emory University School of Medicine
Pediatric Hematologist
Pediatric Cancer
Research Program
Cancer Prevention and Control


Marla Daves, MD, MSHI, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at Emory University School of Medicine. Board certified in pediatric hematology and oncology, Dr. Daves practices at the Aflac Cancer Center treating children with leukemia and lymphoma. She is also a board certified clinical informaticist and is working on ways to best present clinical decision support interventions that are acceptable to clinicians and fit into the normal workflow.

Dr. Daves is a member of the Cancer Prevention and Control Research Program at Winship Cancer Institute. She also holds memberships with American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Children's Oncology Group and American Medical Informatics Association.


Dr. Daves research interests are in applying informatic tools to improve guideline adherence in pediatrics and the development of clinical research databases to improve the secondary use of clinical data for research.


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Dr. Daves has earned the following awards and honors:

  • Texas Children's Advanced Quality Improvement Course completion, 2011
  • NIH Pediatric Loan Repayment Recipient, 2008
  • American Medical Women's Association Award, 2003
  • Pathology Honors Society, 2002
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, 2001- Current

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