Dr. Ginna Priola completed her undergraduate training at the University of Virginia with a B.A. in Biology. She graduated from Eastern Virginia Medical School and then went on to complete a Pediatric Internship and Residency at Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital/Case Western Reserve University. She remained at Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital for an additional year to serve as chief resident.
Dr. Priola’s Pediatric Hematology/Oncology training was completed at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where her research focus was on studying the Proteomics of cerebral spinal fluid after the administration of PEG asparaginase in patients with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. Her research was later published in “Pediatric Blood and Cancer”. Following the completion of her fellowship, she was recruited to Texas Children’s Hospital/Baylor College of Medicine to serve on their clinical faculty. During her two years at Texas Children’s, Dr. Priola was dedicated to providing excellent clinical care to the patients and families as well as working closely with the residents and fellows to further their education in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology.
She is also passionate about spreading awareness about Childhood Cancer throughout the local and regional area.