Subra Kugathasan, M.D.

Scientific Director
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Combined Center for Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease
404-785-KIDS (5437)

Children's Physician Group
2015 Uppergate Drive, Atlanta, GA 30322
404-785-KIDS (5437)

Professor of Pediatrics; Professor of Human Genetics
Emory University School of Medicine
Education and Training Medical Degree: Jaffna Hindu College, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Residency: Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD
Fellowship: Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital, Cleveland, OH

Professional Scientific Societies
  • American Gastroenterology Association
  • Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America
  • North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
  • Royal College of Physicians

Publications / Presentations
Selected journal articles authored/co-authored by this physician are available at the National Library of Medicine's online resource PubMed.

  • Best Doctors® 2006-2007
  • Senior Investigator Research Award, Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America
  • Junior Physician Investigator Award, American Federation for Medical Research

Professional Interests
  • Etiopathogenesis of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) research
  • Genetic epidemiology and gene discoveries for childhood IBD research
  • Novel therapies for IBD research
Additional Information Internship: University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff, United Kingdom