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.
Dr. Olson speaks Spanish fluently and sings in the choir at Trinity Cathedral.
Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Program
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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.
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