Janice Olson

Janice F Olson, MD, MHA

  • Specialty: Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
  • Sub Specialties: Pediatrics
  • Clinical Interests: Bone Marrow Transplant, Cancer, General Oncology, Hodgkins, Late Effects of Therapy, Neuro-Oncology
  • Languages: English, Spanish, Interpreters Available
  • Gender: Female

Biography

Janice Faye Olson, M.D., MHA, is medical director of the Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Program, The Children's Hospital at Legacy Emanuel.

Born in St. Paul, Minnesota, Dr. Olson earned her bachelor's of arts degree at Washington University in St. Louis, her medical degree from the University of Utah School of Medicine in Salt Lake City and her master's degree in Healthcare Adminstration and Public Policy from the School of Public Health, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill.

Her training is extensive. Highlights:

· Research associate, Division of Cardiology, Washington University School of Medicine

· Intern and resident, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine Affiliated Hospitals, Houston

· Fellow, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Hematology-Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine Affiliated Hospitals

· St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Fellow of the Pediatric Scientist Training Program; Departments of Cell Biology and Institute of Molecular Genetics, and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Baylor College of Medicine

· Fellow, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Hematology-Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, N.C.

· National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Fellow of the Pediatric Scientist Training Program; Department of Pharmacology, Duke University Medical Center

Dr. Olson is board-certified in pediatrics and hematology-oncology. She is a member of a number of professional organizations, including the Children's Oncology Group and American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology. Dr. Olson won the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Fellowship, Pediatric Scientist Training Program, and the Carpe Diem Award, Children's Cancer Association, Portland in 2002.

Dr. Olson, who has held academic appointments since 1992, served as an attending physician in pediatric oncology and bone marrow transplant at Duke from 1991-1998. She joined The Children's Hospital in 1999. She is the author of numerous manuscripts and abstracts and is a frequently invited speaker at conferences.

Dr. Olson speaks Spanish fluently and sings in the choir at Trinity Cathedral.

Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Program

1-877-KIDS ONC (543-7662)


Education and Certification

  • Medical School: University of Utah School of Medicine - Salt Lake City, UT
  • Residency: Baylor College of Medicine - Texas Children's Hospital, Houston
  • Fellowship: Duke University School of Medicine - Durham, NC
  • Fellowship: Texas Children's Hospital - Houston, TX

Contact Information

  • Practice Name: Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Program

Office Locations

  1. Primary Address
    Randall Children's Hospital at Legacy Emanuel
    • 2801 N Gantenbein Avenue-Third Floor
    • Portland, OR, 97227
    • Phone: 503 276-9300
    • Fax: 503 276-9351
    • Clinic Hours:
    • Clinic Hours M-F 9:00a to 5:00p

Hospital Locations

  1. Primary Address
    Randall Children's Hospital at Legacy Emanuel
    • 2801 N. Gantenbein
    • Portland, OR, 97227
    • Phone: 503-276-6500