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Daniel Wechsler, MD, Pediatric Hematology & Oncology, Atlanta, GA, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta


Pediatric Hematology & Oncology Atlanta, GA

Pediatric Hematologic Oncology

Thomas R. Giddens Professor of Pediatrics, Emory University; Director of Pediatric Oncology at Aflac Cancer & Blood Disorders Center, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

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  • Dr. Daniel Wechsler is a pediatric hematologist/oncologist in Atlanta, GA and is affiliated with Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. He received his medical degree from McGill University Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice 30 years. He specializes in pediatric hematologic oncology and is experienced in general pediatrics.

Education & Training

  • Johns Hopkins University
    Johns Hopkins UniversityFellowship, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 1990 - 1994
  • Johns Hopkins University
    Johns Hopkins UniversityResidency, Pediatrics, 1987 - 1990
  • McGill University Faculty of Medicine
    McGill University Faculty of MedicineClass of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

  • GA State Medical License
    GA State Medical License 2017 - 2024
  • NC State Medical License
    NC State Medical License 2006 - 2018
  • MI State Medical License
    MI State Medical License 1994 - 2007
  • MD State Medical License
    MD State Medical License 1988 - 1995
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • America's Top Doctors Castle Connolly, 2012-2014
  • America's Top Doctors for Cancer Castle Connolly, 2011-2013

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations



  • The SQSTM1-NUP214 Fusion Protein Cooperates with Crm1 to Activate Hoxa Genes and Drives Leukemogenesis in Mice
    Daniel S. Wechsler, 61st Annual American Society of Hematology Meeting, Orlando, FL, 12/7/2019

Press Mentions

  • Acclaim: Recent Honors for Emory Faculty and Staff
    Acclaim: Recent Honors for Emory Faculty and StaffMarch 10th, 2020
  • Transplanting One Problem for Another
    Transplanting One Problem for AnotherApril 26th, 2017

Grant Support

  • Mechanisms Of Leukemogenic Transformation By Mll-CalmNational Cancer Institute2006–2009
  • Mechanisms Of Leukemogenic Transformation By Mll-CalmNational Cancer Institute2005–2006
  • Role Of Alternative MXI1 Isoforms In The MYC NetworkNational Cancer Institute2001–2004
  • The Role Of Mxil In Prostate Cancer ProgressionNational Cancer Institute1996–1997

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Hospital Affiliations