Jordan Gilleland Marchak, PhD, ABPP

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Titles and Roles

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

Biography

Jordan Gilleland Marchak, PhD, ABPP, is Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at Emory University School of Medicine. As a pediatric psychologist, Dr. Marchak provides psychology consultation and liaison services to pediatric patients at Aflac Cancer & Blood Disorders Center in Atlanta, Georgia. Her goal is to build a program of research in pediatric cancer survivorship investigating adolescent and young adult (AYA) psychosocial functioning, healthcare self-management, and readiness for transition to adult care. 

Dr. Marchak is a member of the Cancer Prevention and Control Research Program at Winship Cancer Institute. She is also the outgoing Co-Chair for the Society of Pediatric Psychology's AYA Special Interest Group, a member of the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study Psychology Working Group, and a member of the Children's Oncology Group's Survivorship Neurocognitive & Psychological Outcomes Task Force. 

Education

Dr. Marchak received her PhD in Psychology from University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia. She completed her residency in clinical psychology at Medical College of Georgia and Department of Veteran's Affairs Medical Center and her postdoctoral fellowship in pediatric psychology at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.

Research

Dr. Marchak's research interests are in the areas of pediatric cancer survivorship and transition readiness for youth with chronic illnesses.

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Publications

Dr. Marchak has published numerous articles in peer-reviewed journals and she serves on the editorial board for the Journal of Pediatric Psychology.

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