Afshin Ameri


Afshin Ameri


Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pediatrics: Hematology/Oncology

  • (706) 721-3626
  • BG 2018


  • MD, Medicine Phillipps - Universitat Marbur, 1987


  • PHY Composite State Board, 2003

Awards & Honors

  • “Best Pediatric Educational Experience” Pediatric Residents Program, 2023

  • Teacher of the year award Pediatric Residency Programm, 2010

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • PEDS 5000

    Basic Clkshp in PEDS
  • PEDS 5009

    Pediatric Sub-I
  • PEDS 5017

    Peds Hematology/Oncology Extn.
  • PEDS 5036

    Peds Sub-Specialties Extn.
  • RPED 5002

    Pediatrics General


Selected Recent Publications

  • SLC25A38 congenital sideroblastic anemia: Phenotypes and genotypes of 31 individuals from 24 families, including 11 novel mutations, and a review of the literature., 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Recombinant long-acting glycoPEGylated factor IX (nonacog beta pegol) in haemophilia B: assessment of target joints in multinational phase 3 clinical trials., 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Changes in the amino acid sequence of the recombinant human factor VIIa analog, vatreptacog alfa, are associated with clinical immunogenicity., 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Two new γ chain variants: Hb F-Augusta GA [Gγ59(E3)Lys→Arg; HBG2: C.179A>G] and Hb F-Port Royal-II [Aγ125(H3)Glu→Ala; HBG1: C.377A>C], 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Recombinant long-acting glycoPEGylated factor IX in hemophilia B: a multinational randomized phase 3 trial., 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

University Service

  • Faculty Senate 2023 - 2026

    Role: Committee Member