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Carolyn C. Meltzer, MD, FACR

William P. Timmie Professor and Chair
Department of Radiology

Associate Dean for Research
School of Medicine

Phone: 404-712-5287

Fax: 404-712-7839


Mailing Address:
Emory University School of Medicine
1364 Clifton Road NE, EUH-D112
Atlanta, GA 30322


Dr. Meltzer is board-certified in both Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, with CAQ certification in Neuroradiology and advanced training in PET imaging. She completed her medical degree and post-doctoral training at The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Dr. Meltzer's primary NIH-supported research has emphasized applying novel advanced imaging strategies to better understand brain structure-function relationships in normal aging, late-life depression, and Alzheimer's disease. She is also known for her role in leading the clinical evaluation of the world's first combined PET/CT scanner at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Reflective of a strong commitment to education, Dr. Meltzer has mentored numerous undergraduate and post-graduate scientist and physician trainees in translational imaging research. She is Director of the Translational Technologies and Resources Program of the Atlanta Clinical and Translational Science Institute and PI, along with Drs. Mark Goodman and Xiaoping Hu, of a P50-supported ICMIC center grant for imaging biomarker development at CSI. She is currently President of the American Society of Neuroradiology.