Anna Kenney, Ph.D.

Director, Pediatric Neuro-oncology Basic Research Program
Egleston
Languages Spoken:English

Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Emory University School of Medicine
Doctoral Degree: Neuroscience, Yale University, New Haven, CT 1998
Fellowship: Pediatric Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 1998-2005

Professional Scientific Societies
  • American Association for Cancer Research
  • Society for Neuro-oncology
  • Society for Neuroscience

Publications / Presentations
  • Authored/co-authored 35 publications
  • Authored/co-authored 35 journal articles
  • Authored/co-authored 35 journal abstracts
  • Participated in >50 national presentations
  • Participated in 2 local presentations
  • Presented at >50 research conferences

Awards/Honors
  • ALSF Young Investigator
  • ALSF Innovator
  • Children’s Brain Tumor Foundation
  • Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation
  • Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation of MD
  • National Brain Tumor Society
  • JSMF 21st Century Science Initiative

Professional Interests
  • Brain development
  • Pediatric brain tumorigenesis
  • Intracellular signaling pathways
  • Cell cycle control
  • Tumor metabolism