Wilbur Lam, M.D., Ph.D.



Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology/Emory University

Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology/Oncology
Emory University School of Medicine
Education and Training Medical Degree: Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, United States, Houston, TX, 1995-1999
Doctoral Degree: Bioengineering, University of California at San Francisco, University of California/Berkeley, United States, San Francisco, CA 2003-2008
Residency: Pediatrics, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, 1999-2002
Fellowship: Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, 2002-2003 Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Research, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, 2003-2008


  • Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, American Board of Pediatrics
Professional Scientific Societies
  • American Medical Association
  • American Society of Hematology
  • American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  • Biomedical Engineering Society

  • 2012 NSF CAREER Award
  • 2009-Olympus Bioscapes, Honorable Mention, Sickle Cell in Microfluidic Chip
  • Vodafone Americans Foundation Wireless Innovation Project, Mobile Microscopy for Disease Diagnosis
  • 2008-Melvin M. Grumbach Award for Excellence in Research, U of CA San Francisco

Professional Interests
  • Bioengineering, Cellular Mechanics, Cellular Engineering
  • Nanoscience
  • Atomic Force Microscopy
  • Microfabrication
  • Microfluidics
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Platelets
  • Coagulation
  • Cancer
  • Leukemia
  • Leukocytes

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