Emily Greengard

Associate Professor, Fellowship Program Director, Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Faculty, Department of Pediatrics
Pediatric Hematologist / Oncologist


Dr. Greengard is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Hematology/Oncology at the University of Minnesota. She is currently the Fellowship Director for Pediatric Hematology/Oncology.

Dr. Greengard received her medical degree in 2004 from Saint Louis University School of Medicine. She completed her residency in Pediatrics in 2007 at the Children's Memorial Hospital in Chicago, IL, and completed her fellowship in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology in 2010 at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. From 2007-2010, Dr. Greengard acted as an Instructor in Pediatrics at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.

Dr. Greengard's research has focused on utilizing novel agents for the treatment of cancer in children. In 2010, she completed a project to develop a novel agent to treat pediatric malignancies. Within the arena of childhood cancers, she has specific interest in neuroblastoma and sarcomas. She also has a longstanding interest in pediatric palliative care.

Clinical Summary

Phase I clinical trials in pediatric cancer; Neuroblastoma; Sarcomas


MD, St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Fellowships, Residencies, and Visiting Engagements

Residency in Pediatrics,
Northwestern University
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Fellowship in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology,
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Licensures and Certifications

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics

Honors and Recognition

Minneapolis - St. Paul “Top Doctors, Rising Star Edition”, Minneapolis - St. Paul Magazine
Minnesota Monthly “Top Doctors”, Minnesota Monthly Magazine
Team Science Award, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota
Innovator in Translational Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota
Minneapolis - St. Paul “Top Doctors”, Minneapolis - St. Paul Magazine



Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
Mayo Mail Code 484
420 Delaware Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Contact

Lynn Levercom Wodziak
Administrative Phone: 612-626-2602
Administrative Email: lleverco@umn.edu