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Philadelphia, PA 19104
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Nicholas F. Evageliou, MD
Nicholas F. Evageliou, MD
Attending Physician

Dr. Evageliou is an attending physician in the Division of Oncology. His research interest is in renal tumors, neuroblastoma, and solid tumors. He is a member of the Renal Tumors Committee of the Children's Oncology Group, where he helps create clinical trials for Wilms tumors.



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Dr. Evageliou is a CHOP clinician with a broad practice in hematology and oncology. His past basic science research focused on neuroblastoma and the effect of manipulating polyamines for treatment of this childhood tumor. With a current research interest in the area of kidney tumors, he is active with the Children's Oncology Group Renal Tumor Committee where his work focuses on clinical trials for favorable histology Wilms tumors. He is vice-chair on two renal tumors' protocols through this group.

Education and Training

BA, University of Maryland at College Park, Magna Cum Laude (Government and Politics, English), 1993

MD, University of Connecticut, 2002

Intern, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (Pediatrics), 2002-2003

Resident, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (Pediatrics), 2003-2005

Fellowship, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (Pediatric Hematology/Oncology), 2005-2008

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Medical Director, Hematology/Oncology Clinic, CHOP Specialty Care and Surgery Center, Voorhees

Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics in Hematology and Oncology

Professional Memberships

Children’s Oncology Group, 2006-

-Member of Renal Tumors Committee, 2014-

American Society of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, 2006-

Professional Awards

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Doctors in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, 2022

South Jersey Magazine Top Docs in Hematology/Oncology, 2022, 2015, 2014

Lyman M. Stowe Award, University of Connecticut, 2002

Sylvia Bodak Memorial Scholarship Award, University of Connecticut, 2001

Hellenic Medical Society of New York Award and Scholarship, 2000-2002

University of Connecticut Health Center Auxiliary Award, 1998-2002

Publication Highlights

Fischer KM, Mittal S, Long CJ, Duffy KA, Kalish JM, Evageliou NF, Kolon TF. The following 3 cases were presented at the 2020 virtual PUOWG conference Late Presentation of Wilms Tumor in a Patient with Hemihypertrophy after Normal Screening. Urology. 2021 Aug; 154: 271-274. PMID: 33581236
Haber M, Vu A, Laetsch TW, Murray J, Gamble LD, Cheng NC, Liu K, Reese M, Corrigan KA, Ziegler DS, Webber H, Hayes CS, Pawel B, Marshall GM, Zhao H, Gilmour SK, Norris MD, Hogarty MD. Polyamine Antagonist Therapies Inhibit Neuroblastoma Initiation and Progression. Clin Cancer Res. 2016 Sep; 22(17): 4391-404. PMID: 27012811