Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
Associate Professor
Pediatric Neuro-Oncology
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA

Dr. Janss received her PhD and MD degrees from the University of Iowa. She completed a residency in Neurology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA followed by a fellowship in Pediatric Neuro-Oncology at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Dr. Janss joined Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta in 2003.


Her main clinical interests lie in pediatric neuro-oncology, the late effects of cancer therapy and paraneoplastic disorders. She has done extensive research on various aspects of pediatric neuro-oncology, including primitive neuro-ectodermal tumors and cancer treatment methods.