Katherine A. Minson, MD


Titles and Roles

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Emory University School of Medicine
Pediatric Hematologist
Pediatric Cancer
Research Program
Cell and Molecular Biology


Katherine A. Minson, MD is Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia. A pediatric hematologist practicing at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Dr. Minson specializes in the treatment of childhood acute myeloid leukemia.


Dr. Minson earned her Medical Degree from Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, South carolina. She completed her residency in pediatrics at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tenneessee, and her fellowship in pediatric hematology, oncology and BMT at University of Colorado-Denver in Denver, Colorado.


Dr. Minson's research is focused on improving survival for children with acute myeloid leukemia (AML) by evaluating translational strategies for inhibition of the oncogenic protein MERTK and understanding mechanisms of leukemogenesis through evaluation of nuclear functions of receptor tyrosine kinases. Additionally, she is involved in clinical research activities evaluating institutional treatment guidelines for AML.


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