Suma Shankar, M.D., Ph.D.

Clinical Geneticist
Egleston
404-778-8500

Assistant Professor of Human Genetics and Ophthalmology
Emory University School of Medicine
Education and Training Medical Degree: Bangalore Medical College, Bangalore,
Residency: Ophthamology, The Royal College of Ophthalmologists affiliated Hospitals, London, UK,
Fellowship: Pediatric Ophthalmology , University of Iowa, Iowa CIty, IA Medical Genetics, University of California, San Francisco, CA

Areas of Interest
  • Genetic eye disorders
  • RAS/MAPK pathway syndromes such as Neurofibromatosis, Noonan, CFC and Costello syndromes
  • Personalized genomic medicine and complex diseases

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Additional Information Education: MRCOphth: The Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London, UK Specialty: Ophthalmology FRCS: The Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, UK Specialty: Ophthalmology Ph.D: University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA Specialty: Molecular Genetics