Nicki, Panoskaltsis MD, PhD, FCRP

Biography:

Nicki Panoskaltsis, MD, PhD, FRCP, practices Hemato-Oncology and specializes in the treatment and management of acute myeloid leukemia and related conditions. Dr. Panoskaltsis received her Medical Degree from The University of Toronto School of Medicine in Toronto, Canada. She completed a Residency in Internal Medicine and Fellowship in Hematology & Bone Marrow Transplantation at Strong Memorial Hospital at The University of Rochester in Rochester, New York, where she also acquired ABIM board certification in both. Thereafter, she obtained her PhD in Immunology from Imperial College London in London, UK.

Prior to joining Emory, Dr. Panoskaltsis was a faculty member at Imperial College London, and also served as Head of the Haematology Department at London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust in London, United Kingdom where she was also previously Director of Research and Development.

Research:

Dr. Panoskaltsis’ main research interests are in the immune pathogenesis of acute myeloid leukemia, in using bio-inspired three-dimensional (3D) ex vivo models to study normal and malignant hematopoiesis, and in creating novel precision immunochemotherapeutics using mathematical modeling and ex vivo 3D perfusion bioreactor culture systems. Her clinical research and clinical trials experience has spanned over 20 years during which time she has been the principal investigator for numerous clinical trials, mainly in the area of myeloid malignancies.

Background:

Date
Role
Associate Professor, Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology – Emory Winship Cancer Institute
Director of Research and Development – London NW University Healthcare NHS Trust
Head of Haematology – London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust
2003 PhD in Immunology, Imperial College London, London, UK
1999 Fellowship in Hematology & Bone Marrow Transplantation, Strong Memorial Hospital at The University of Rochester, Rochester, New York
1996 Residency in Internal Medicine, Strong Memorial Hospital at The University of Rochester, Rochester, New York
1993 Medical Degree, The University of Toronto School of Medicine, Toronto, Canada