John Parks, M.D.

Pediatric Endocrinologist

Children's Physician Group
Atlanta, GA
404-785-KIDS (5437)

Professor of Pediatrics and Associate Professor of Biochemistry
Emory University School of Medicine
Education and Training Medical Degree: University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Residency: Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Fellowship: Pediatric Endocrinology, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


  • National Board of Medical Examiners
  • American Board of Pediatrics
Professional Scientific Societies
  • American Pediatric Society
  • Lawson Wilkins Pediatric Endocrine
  • Society for Pediatric Research
  • The Endocrine Society

Publications / Presentations
  • Authored/co-authored 40 publications
  • Authored/co-authored 70 research journal articles
  • Authored/co-authored 100 journal abstracts

Professional Interests
  • Continuing interest in genes that contribute to human growth
  • Through his research, he has described molecular defects in the growth hormone axis and in genes that direct pituitary development.

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