J. Gregory Dolan, MD, MS

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J. Gregory Dolan, MD, MS, is an instructor in the Cancer Center at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Hospital

Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA


Pediatrics - University of Washington, Seattle, WA


Cancer Immunotherapy - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Graduate Degree

MS in Medical Ethics - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Instructor, Oncology

Departments and Services




Aubert P, Suárez-Fariñas M, Mitsui H, Johnson-Huang LM, Harden JL, Pierson KC, Dolan JG, Novitskaya I, Coats I, Estes J, Cowen EW, Plass N, Lee CC, Sun HW, Lowes MA, Goldbach-Mansky R. Homeostatic tissue responses in skin biopsies from NOMID patients with constitutive overproduction of IL-1β. PLoS One. 2012;7(11):e49408. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0049408. Epub 2012 Nov 30.

Sibley CH, Plass N, Snow J, Wiggs E, Brewer C, King K, Zalewski C, Kim HJ, Bishop R, Hill S, Kicker P, Phillips Z, Dolan JG, Widemann B, Jayaprakash N, Pucino F, Stone D, Chapelle D, Snyder C, Butman JA, Wesley R, Goldbach-Mansky R.  “Sustained response and prevention of damage progression in patients with neonatal-onset multisystem inflammatory disease (NOMID) treated with anakinra.”  Arthritis Rheum. 2012 Jul;64(7):2375-86 doi: 10.1002/art.34409.

Xiaolin Wan, Choh Yeung, Su Young Kim, Joseph G. Dolan, Vu N. Ngo, Javed Khan, Louis M. Staudt, and Lee J. Helman,.  “,Identification of FoxM1/Bub1b as a critical signaling pathway required for growth and survival of rhabdomyosarcoma.”  Cancer Res Nov 15. 2012;72:5889-5899. Published OnlineFirst September 20, 2012.


Hanlon JC, Dolan CW, Figurski D, Deng J, Dolan JG. “Precast concrete building systems components for the Westin Hotel, Part 1:Experimental validation”. PCI Journal. 2009 Mar; 52(Spring): 84-95.

Awards and Honors

2013, Gold in Humanism recipient
2008-2009, NIH Post-baccalaureate Intramural Research Training Award
2008, Summa Cum Laude, University of Wyoming, College of Arts and Sciences
2004, Summa Cum Laude, Conception Seminary College
2000, Class Valedictorian, Laramie Senior High School

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2016-present, Children’s Oncology Group