Faculty Directory

Tobey MacDonald, MD

Tobey MacDonald, MD headshot

Professor of Pediatrics, Neuro-Oncology
Director of Neuro-Oncology
Aflac Cancer & Blood Disorders Center
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta/Emory University

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Areas of Research Interest:
Pediatric brain tumors
Primary research interest and efforts:
Molecular genetics and signaling pathways of tumor metastasis; preclinical testing and developing novel therapeutics for pediatric brain tumors
Primary/current project focus:
Determining the mechanisms of medulloblastoma metastasis through PDGFR and Src kinase signaling in order to develop targeted therapeutics to prevent metastasis


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