Michael Schechter, M.D., M.P.H.

Chief, Pulmonary Services

Emory Children's Center Building
1547 Clifton Road NE; Atlanta, GA 30322

Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics
Emory University School of Medicine
Education and Training Medical Degree: State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo , NY, 1975
Residency: St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, PA, 1975-1978
Fellowship: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, 1993-1996


  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Pulomonary Medicine
Professional Scientific Societies
  • Academy Health
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • American Thoracic Scoiety
  • Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Chair, Georgia Cystic Fibrosis Newborn Screening Workgroup

Professional Interests
  • Bronchoscopy Cystic fibrosis
  • Evaluation of children with noisy breathing
  • Improving the quality of care of children with chronic health conditions
  • Other chronic respiratory disease in childhood

Privileges Egleston
Emory-Children's Center

Additional Information Master of Public Health Degree: University of North Carolina School of Public Health, 1996