Anna Janss, M.D., Ph.D.


Associate Professor
Pediatric Neuro-oncology
Emory University School of Medicine
Education and Training Medical Degree: University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA, 1988
Residency: Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1989-1992
Fellowship: Neuro-oncology, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, 1992-1996


  • Psychiatry
  • Neurology
Professional Scientific Societies
  • Society for Neuroscience
  • Women in Neuroscience
  • Society for the Advancement of Science
  • American Academy of Neurology
  • Children’s Oncology Group
  • Society for Neuro-oncology
  • Pediatric Tumor Consortium

Publications / Presentations

Selected journal articles authored/co-authored by this physician are available at the National Library of Medicine's online resource PubMed.

  • American Brain Tumor Association Fellowship, 1994-96
  • Florence R. C. Murray Fellowship, 1996-97
  • Attending Honor Roll (resident award for teaching), Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, 1999-2003

Professional Interests
  • Pediatric neuro-oncology
  • Late effects of cancer therapy and paraneoplastic disorders
  • Research interests: Phase I clinical trials (COG) and innovative therapeutics for brain tumors

Privileges Egleston

Additional Information Graduate degree: Ph.D. in pharmacology, University of Iowa, 1988