Marla Daves, M.D., M.S.H.I.

Pediatric Oncologist
Egleston Hospital

Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics and Department of Biomedical Informatics
Emory University School of Medicine
Education and Training Medical Degree: M.D., University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL, 2003
Residency: Pediatrics, University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL, 2003-2006
Fellowship: Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 2006-2009


  • Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Hematology/ Oncology, American Board of Pediatrics
Professional Scientific Societies
  • American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  • Children's Oncology Group
  • American Medical Informatics Association

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

  • Texas Children’s Advanced Quality Improvement Course completion, 2011
  • NIH Pediatric Loan Repayment Recipient, 2008
  • American Medical Women's Association Award, 2003
  • Pathology Honors Society, 2002
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, 2001- Current

Professional Interests
  • Physician decision making and ways to best present clinical decision support interventions that are acceptable to clinicians and fit into the normal workflow
  • Research interests: Applying informatic tools to improve guideline adherence in pediatrics and the development of clinical research databases to improve the secondary use of clinical data for research

Privileges Egleston
Scottish Rite