Meet the Team

Liver Tumor

The Liver Tumor Program includes physicians and other clinical staff from multiple specialties including, general surgery, hepatology, oncology, pathology, radiology and transplant.

General Surgery

  • Mark Wulkan, M.D.
    Surgeon-in-Chief, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Professor of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine
  • Matthew Clifton, M.D.
    Pediatric Surgeon, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Assistant Professor of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine
  • Megan Durham, M.D.
    Pediatric Surgeon, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Assistant Professor of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine
  • Theodore Brand, M.D.
    Pediatric Surgeon, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Hepatology

  • Saul Karpen, M.D., Ph.D.
    Pediatric Hepatologist, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Schinazi Family Distinguished Biomedical Chair
    Professor of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine
  • Rene Romero, M.D.
    Medical Director, Liver Transplant Program
    Clinical Director, Pediatric Hepatology
    Joseph H. Moss Chair, Pediatric Hepatology and Liver Transplantation
    Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine

Liver Transplant

  • Stuart Knechtle, M.D.
    Chief, Transplant Center
    Surgical Director, Liver Transplant Program
    Carlos and Marguerite Mason Chair, Liver Transplant
    Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Professor of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine
  • Joseph Magliocca, M.D.
    Liver Transplant Surgeon, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Assistant Professor of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine

Oncology

  • Muna Qayed, M.D., M.Sc.
    Blood and Marrow Transplant (BMT) Physician
    Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center of Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine
  • Karen Wasilewski-Masker, M.D., M.Sc.
    Pediatric Oncologist
    Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center of Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine

Pathology

  • Hong Yin, M.D.
    Pediatric Pathologist, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Radiology

  • Adina Alazraki, M.D., F.A.A.P.
    Pediatric Radiologist, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Radiology, Emory University School of Medicine