Hong Li, MD,PhD

Associate Professor

Department of Human Genetics and Department of Pediatrics

Office: The Emory Clinic A, 1st Floor

Phone: 404-778-8529

Email: hong.li@emory.edu


I am a clinical and biochemical geneticist in the Division of Medical Genetics.  I specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of inherited metabolic disorders, lysosomal storage diseases, genetic disorders with dysmorphic features and intellectual disability.

Areas of Specialization

  • Clinical Genetics
  • Biochemical Genetics
  • Newborn Screening


  • MD, Hebei Medical University, China,1994
  • MS, Peking University Health Science Center, China,1997
  • PhD, Jichi Medical University, Japan,2002
  • Residency, Combined Pediatrics and Medical Genetics Residency Program, Wayne State University, MI,2007-2012
  • Fellowship, Medical Biochemical Genetics Fellowship Program, Harvard Medical School, MA,2012-2013

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics, 2011
  • American Board of Medical Genetics – Clinical Genetics, 2013
  • American Board of Medical Genetics – Medical Biochemical Genetics, 2013