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William R. Sexson, M.D.

Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs
Grady Hospital

Phone: 404-778-1501



William Sexson currently serves as Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs of Emory University School of Medicine on the Grady campus, and is the Vice Chair of the Department of Pediatrics of Emory University School of Medicine. Dr. Sexson has been a medical practitioner in pediatrics and neonatal/perinatal care for more than 30 years and currently practices neonatology at Grady Memorial Hospital and Emory University Hospital Midtown.

Since 2005, he has served as Associate Director of Emory’s Global Collaborating Center in Reproductive Health and Faculty of the Emory Center for Ethics. Dr. Sexson chairs the Grady Memorial Hospital Ethics Committee, is widely published in neonatology, and organizes ethics grand rounds and international conferences on clinical bioethics. He is active in health care public policy efforts in Georgia, serving on a variety of professional, legislative, and child advocacy committees.