Syed Hussain Askree, MBBS, PhD, FACMG

Assistant Professor


Molecular Laboratory, Emory Genetic Laboratory

Office: 2165 North Decatur

Phone: 404-778-8505

Fax: 404-778-8559



I am a molecular geneticist with particular interests in nutrient-responsive inherited metabolic disorders.

Areas of Specialization

  • Molecular Genetics
  • Biochemical Genetics
  • Newborn Screening


  • ABMG Clinical Biochemical Genetics Fellowship, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN,2011-2012
  • ABMG Clinical Molecular Genetics Fellowship, Department of Human Genetics, Emory University, Decatur, GA,2009-2011
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship, Nutrition and Metabolism Center, Children's Hospital, Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, CA,2006-2009
  • Genetics, PhD, University of Georgia, Athens, GA,2000-2005
  • MBBS, Rawalpindi Medical College, University of the Punjab, Pakistan,1993-1999

Board Certifications

American Board of Medical Genetics:  Clinical Molecular Genetics, 2011