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Pediatric Specialist, Oncology Specialist (cancer)
20 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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Specialties & Research

Dr. James Olson, MD, PHD is board certified in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology.

  • He has special expertise in 14 areas:
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Brain Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Chronic BCR-ABL Positive Myelogenous Leukemia
  • Germ Cell Cancer (Germ Cell and Embryonal Neoplasm)
  • Hodgkin Disease
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukemia
  • Liver Cancer
  • Myeloid Leukemia
  • Neuroblastoma
  • Neurodegenerative Diseases
  • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
  • Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma

Education & Awards

Dr. Olson graduated from University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor. He has 12 awards.

Medical Student Research Program Award
Duncan McCarthy Award for Pharmacology Research
Medical Scientist Training Program Fellow
Emily Dorfman Fellow, American Brain Tumor Association
Nu Sigma Nu Medical Fraternity Scholarship in International Health
Child Health Research Center New Investigator Award
Children's Oncology Group Young Investigators Award
Burroughs Wellcome Career Award in Biomedical Sciences
Midwest Student Medical Research Forum XVII Award
American Academy of Pediatrics Resident Research Award
University of Michigan Regents Fellowship
Damon Runyon Clinical Investigator Award


Dr. Olson has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Seattle Children's Hospital 
  • Seattle Cancer Care Alliance 

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Additional Information
Dr. James Michael Olson MD and PHD is a male Pediatric Oncologist, has 20 years of experience and practices in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology.
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Dr. James Olson practices Pediatric Hematology-Oncology near Seattle, WA.
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