"I feel very lucky to be around such a dedicated group of people caring for children."
Dr. Eric Lowe
American Board of Pediatrics
Medical School: Emory University
Residency: Children's Medical Center of Dallas
Fellowship: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Dr. Lowe graduated
from Johns Hopkins with a degree in biomedical engineering, then changed cities
every four years for medical school, residency, and fellowship before settling in Norfolk, where he has lived since 2004. He is very
interested in clinical research and serves as CHKD’s principal investigator for
Within the Children’s Oncology Group, Dr. Lowe is a
member of the non-Hodgkin lymphoma steering committee and is currently the
study chair for an ongoing international clinical trial.
Contact Dr. Lowe
- Study Chair for
Children's Oncology Group Study ANHL12P1
Use of novel agents in lymphoma
Reducing side effects in the treatment of leukemia and lymphoma
Fatigue in children undergoing chemotherapy and radiation
Honors & Awards
- Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc" 2014
- Hyundai Hope on
Wheels Scholar - Grant Recipient
St. Baldrick's Foundation Grant Recipient
Named as one of the "Top Doctors in Hampton Roads"
Lowe EJ, Gross TG.
Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma in Children and Adolescents. Pediatric
Hematology and Oncology, Early Online:1–11, 2013.
Lowe EJ, Lim MS. Potential Therapies for ALK-Driven Tumors in Children:
Progress to Date. Paediatr Drugs. 2013 Jun;15(3):163-9.
Crandley KN, Aguiar MA, Lowe EJ. MALT Lymphoma of the Lip. Pediatr Blood
Cancer. 2011 Apr;56(4):683-4.
Lowe EJ, Sposto R, Perkins SL, Gross TG, Finlay J, Zwick D, Abromowitch M.
Intensive chemotherapy for systemic anaplastic large cell lymphoma in children
and adolescents: Final results of children's cancer group study 5941. Pediatric
Blood & Cancer. 2009 Mar;52(3):335-9.
Lowe EJ, Werner EJ. Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura and hemolytic uremic
syndrome in children and adolescents. Seminars in Thrombosis and Hemostasis.
Perkins SL, Pickering D, Lowe EJ, Zwick D, Abromovich M, Davenport G, Cairo
MS, Sanger WG. Childhood anaplastic large cell lymphoma has a high incidence of
ALK gene rearrangement as determined by immunohistochemical staining and
fluorescence in situ hybridization: a genetic and pathologic correlation.
British Journal of Haematology. 2005 Dec;131(5):624-7.
Lowe EJ, Pui CH, Hancock ML, Geiger TL, Khan RB, Sandlund JT. Early
Complications in Children with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Presenting with
Hyperleukocytosis. Pediatric Blood & Cancer. 2005 Jul;45(1):10-5.
Lowe EJ, Turner V, Handgretinger R, Horwitz EM, Benaim E, Hale GA, Woodard
P, Leung WH. T-cell alloreactivity dominates NK-cell alloreactivity in
minimally T-cell depleted HLA-nonidentical pediatric bone marrow transplantation.
British Journal of Haematology. 2003 Oct; 123(2):323-6.