Dr. Langston's primary area of research is in bone marrow transplant.
Titles and Roles
- Medical Director and Section Chief, Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplant Program
- Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University
- Professor and Interim Chair, Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology
- Emory University School of Medicine
Board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology, Amelia A. Langston, MD, treats patients with leukemia, myelodysplastic syndrome, lymphoma, graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) and HIV-related malignancies. Dr. Langston is a practicing physician with Emory Healthcare since 1998.
Dr. Langston holds memberships with American Association for the Advancement of Science and American Society of Hematology.
Dr. Langston received her BA from Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts. She received her MD 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'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.
Dr. Langston is a recipient of the following awards:
- James R. Eckman Award for Teaching Excellence, Winship Cancer Institute Fellowship Program, 2007
- Alpha Omega Alpha, 1983
- American Medical Women's Association Scholarship Achievement Citation, 1984
- Lange Medical Publication Award