Clinton Joiner, M.D., Ph.D.

Director, Hematology

Department of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology/Oncology
Emory University School of Medicine
Education and Training Medical Degree: Duke University, United States, Durham, NC, 1977
Doctoral Degree: Physiology and Pharmacology, Duke University, United States, Durham, NC 1977
Residency: Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, 1978-1980
Fellowship: Medicine/Neonatology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 1980-1982 Research (Medicine/Hematology), Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 1980-1982


  • Pediatrics, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine, American Academy of Pediatrics
Professional Scientific Societies
  • American Society for Hematology
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Society for Pediatric Research
  • American Pediatric Society
  • American Physiological Society
  • Society of General Physiologists

Publications / Presentations

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

  • NIH National Health Service Award, 1982

Professional Interests
  • Sickle cell disease and other hemoglobinopathies
  • Research interests: Red cell physiology, specifically cation transport and volume regulation and their perturbation in sickle cell disease