Anna Janss, MD, PhD


Titles and Roles

Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Emory University School of Medicine
Pediatric Neuro-oncologist
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Pediatric Oncology
Research Program
Discovery and Developmental Therapeutics


Anna Janss, MD, PhD is Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at Emory University School of Medicine. Dr. Janss is a neuro-oncologist at Children's Hospital of Atlanta. She is a member of the Discovery and Developmental Therapeutics Research Program at Winship.


Dr. Janss earned her MD and PhD in Pharmacology from the University of Iowa. After obtaining her MD, Dr. Janss completed her residency in Neurology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and fellowship in Neuro-oncology at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.


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Dr. Janss has received the following awards and honors:

  • Atlanta Magazine "Top Doctors," 2017-2020
  • Fellows Teaching Award, 2014
  • Attending Honor Roll (resident award for teaching), Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, 1999-2003
  • Florence R. C. Murray Fellowship, 1996-97
  • American Brain Tumor Association Fellowship, 1994-96

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