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Justin M. Watts, M.D.

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Justin M. Watts, M.D.



  • Internal Medicine
  • Hematology/Oncology - Internal Medicine



Clinical Areas

Acute and chronic leukemias, myelodysplastic syndromes, and myeloproliferative neoplasms (EXCLUDING CLL)
Leukemia, Multiple Myeloma and Related Blood Cancer


  • American Board of Internal Med-Hematology
  • American Board of Internal Med-Medical Oncology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine


  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, tenure track


  • Watts JM, Wang XV, Litzow MR, et al. Younger adults with acute myeloid leukemia in remission for =3 years have a high likelihood of cure: the ECOG experience in over 1200 patients. Leuk Res 2014;38(8):901-6
  • Cull E, Watts JM (co-first author), Tallman MS, et al. Acute myeloid leukemia presenting with panhypopituitarism or diabetes insipidus: a case series with molecular genetic analysis and review of the literature. Leuk Lymphoma 2014;55(9):2125-9
  • Gerhard A, Watts J, Brooks DJ, et al. In vivo imaging of microglial activation with [11C](R)-PK11195 PET in Corticobasal Degeneration. Mov Disord 2004;19(10):1221-6


Magna cum laude, Emory University School of Medicine
Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA), Emory University School of Medicine
Dean’s List, College of Arts and Sciences, Emory University
Bobby Jones Scholarship Finalist, Emory University


2007-2010 Residency Program, Department of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
2003-2007 Doctor of Medicine
Emory University School of Medicine
2001-2014 Fellowship in Medicine
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
2001-2014 Fellow in Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College
1998-2002 English
Emory University


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