Louis Rapkin, M.D.

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
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Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics
Emory University School of Medicine
Education and Training Medical Degree: University of Alabama, Birmingham , AL
Residency: Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, TX
Fellowship: Hematology/Oncology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN


  • Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  • General Pediatrics
Professional Scientific Societies
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Society of Hematology
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Association of Cancer Research

Publications / Presentations

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

  • Subspecialist Teacher of the Year, Emory University Department of Pediatrics, 2013
  • Rare Tumor Registry, Children's Oncology Group ARAR07N1, 2008-2013
  • Dean's Teaching Award, Emory University School of Medicine, 2011
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, Medical Honor Society, 1996

Professional Interests
  • Rare cancers and sarcomas of childhood, including hepatoblastoma, soft tissue sarcomas, thyroid cancer, and carcinomas
  • Research interests: Clinical trials in solid tumors and the development of educational curriculum for house staff and fellows

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