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Tamara P. Miller, MD, MSCE

Tamara P. Miller headshot

Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist,
Aflac Cancer & Blood Disorders Center
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
Associate Professor of Pediatrics,
Emory University School of Medicine

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Dr. Miller’s research focuses on understanding adverse events of pediatric cancer therapy and improving the current system of adverse event reporting on oncology clinical trials.  Her goal is to enhance how clinical trials are performed and to perform comparative effectiveness research in supportive care that will improve daily clinical care of children with cancer.  Her current project aims to use electronic health record data to capture adverse events of therapy for pediatric cancer.

Education and Training

College – Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, 2000-2004

Medical Degree – Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, 2004-2008

Masters of Science in Clinical Epidemiology (MSCE) – University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2012-2015

Residency – Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA., 2008-2011

Fellowship – Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, 2011-2014


Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, American Board of Pediatrics

Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics

Professional Scientific Societies

Member, American Society of Clinical Oncology; Member, American Society of Hematology; Member, American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology; Member, Children’s Oncology group; Member, American Medical Informatics Association

Honors and Awards

Abstract Achievement Award, American Society of Hematology 55th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, 2013

Young Investigator Award, American Society of Clinical Oncology/Conquer Cancer Foundation, 2014

Young Investigator Award, Center for Childhood Cancer Research and Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation, 2014

Damon Runyon-Sohn Pediatric Cancer Fellowship Award, 2016

Areas of Interest

Leukemia, Lymphoma, Adverse events and adverse event reporting on clinical trials, Epidemiology, Informatics, Health services research

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Research Center(s)