Titles and Roles
- Professor, Department of Pediatrics
- Emory University School of Medicine
- Director, Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Program
- Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center
- Pediatric Oncologist
- Pediatric Cancer
- Research Program
- Cancer Cell Biology
Tobey J. MacDonald, MD is board certified in Pediatrics by the American Board of Pediatrics and in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology by the American Board of Pediatrics. Dr. MacDonald is member of the Cancer Cell Biology Research Program at Winship Cancer Institute. He also is a member of the Society for Neuro-Oncology, the American Association for Cancer Research and the American Society for Pediatric Hematology/Oncology.
Dr. MacDonald received his Medical Degree from Cornell University in New York City, NY. He then completed a residency in pediatrics and fellowships in pediatric hematology and oncology, and pediatric neuro-oncology at the Children's Hospital Los Angeles in Los Angeles, CA.
Dr. MacDonald's research areas of interest include basic and translational research of childhood brain tumors with a primary research focus on the metastasis and role of platelet-derived growth factor receptor (PDGFR) signaling asic and translational research of childhood brain tumors with a primary research focus on the metastasis and role of platelet-derived growth factor receptor (PDGFR) signaling.
Dr. MacDonald has received the following awards:
- Elaine H. Snyder Cancer Research Award, George Washington University, 2008
- Children’s National Medical Center, Basic Research Award, Junior Faculty, 2001
- Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Research Institute Basic Science Research Award, 1998