Suma P Shankar, MD, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Human Genetics and Ophthalmology

Office: 167

Phone: 404-778-8570

Email: spshank@emory.edu

Biography

Privileges

  • Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
  • Emory Genetics Clinics
  • Emory Eye Clinic

Areas of Specialization

  • Genetic eye diseases
  • Ophthalmic manifestations of NF/RAS pathway syndromes - NF1 & 2, Noonan, CFC, Costello syndromes

Education

  • MBBS (MD), Bangalore Medical College, Bangalore, India,
  • MRCOphth, Specialty: Ophthalmology, The Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London, UK,
  • PhD, Molecular Biology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA,
  • Residency: Rotating Internship, Bangalore University, Bangalore Medical College affiliatied Hospitals, India,
  • Residency, Ophthalmology, The Royal College of Ophthalmologists affiliated Hospitals, UK,
  • Fellowship, Pediatric Ophthalmology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA,
  • Medical Genetics, Univeristy of California, San Francisco, CA,