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Lisa Marie Cranmer


Assistant Professor
Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Emory University

Lisa.cranmer@emory.edu


Education and Training
  • Medical Degree:Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, USA, Baltimore, MD, 2007
  • Residency:Pediatrics, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA, 2010
  • Fellowship:Pediatric Infectious Disease, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 2013
Interests
  • HIV and Tuberculosis Co-Infection; Infant BCG vaccination
Biography
  • Lisa Marie Cranmer, MD, MPH, is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases at the Emory University School of Medicine. She is also an Attending Physician in the Family and Youth Clinic of the Grady Infectious Diseases Program. Dr. Cranmer’s research focuses on detection and prevention of TB in HIV-infected mothers and their children. Her research has been funded by National Institutes of Health, American Academy of Pediatrics, American Pediatric Society and Firland Foundation. She currently serves as Principal Investigator of the Maternal and Infant Mycobacterial Immunity (MIMI) study, and co-Investigator in an Infant TB Infection Prevention (iTIPS) clinical trial. Dr. Cranmer is co-chair of the Maternal and Child TB working group and secretary of the Adult and Child Health Lung section of the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (IUATLD).
Publications / Presentations
  • Selected journal articles authored/co-authored by Dr. Cranmer (Click here) are available at PubMed, the online database provided by the U.S. National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health publications.