Vamsi K. Kota, MD

Titles and Roles

Assistant Professor, Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology
Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University
Medical Oncologist
Leukemia
Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplant Center

Biography

A board certified medical oncologist, Dr. Kota is an Assistant Professor, Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology at Emory University School of Medicine. In 2014, he came to Winship Cancer Institute from Georgia Regents University in Augusta, GA. He works closely with Anand Jillella, MD on a team developing a strategy to decrease induction mortality from an estimated 30% to 10% in acute promyelocytic leukemia patients.

Education

Dr. Kota earned his medical degree at the Armed Forces Medical College in Pune, India. He completed his residency at Georgia Regents University in Augusta, GA and then completed bone marrow transplant training at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, TX and his fellowship in hematology and medical oncology at Georgia Regents University.

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