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Raven Cooksey, MD

    • Title:
    • Assistant Professor

    • Role:
    • Faculty

    • Faculty Appointments:
    • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

    • Additional Certifications:
    • Focus Areas:
      • General pediatric hematology/oncology

      • Childhood brain and spinal cord tumors

    • Contact Info:
    • 757.668.7000

    • Office Location:
    • Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters

    • Undergraduate Education:
    • Graduate Education:
    • Postdoctoral Education:
    • Medical Education:
    • University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center

    • Residency:
    • University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center

    • Fellowship(s):
    • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

    • Board Certification(s):
    • American Board of Pediatrics

    • Affiliation(s):
    • Research Interests:
      • Metabolic syndrome
      • Obesity in survivors of childhood brain tumors
    • Primary Specialty:
    • Hematology and Oncology

      Cancer and Blood Disorders Program

    • Hospital:
    • Courses Taught:
    • Current Projects:
    • Bio:
    • Dr. Cooksey was born and raised in beautiful northwest Arkansas and is happy to "call the hogs!" on request.

      Dr. Cooksey believes that CHKD is made great by the devoted and caring individuals within its walls. She feels she absolutely could not do her job without the incredible support staff of the children's cancer and blood disorders center

Honors and Awards

  • Wipe Out Kids' Cancer grant recipient
  • Children's Cancer Fund (Dallas) grant recipient
  • Hyundai Hope on Wheels grant recipient
  • Crimson Apple award for Teaching Excellence (University of Oklahoma, 2008)