Carolyn Cidis Meltzer, MD, FACR

William Patterson Timmie Professor and Chair

Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences

Associate Dean for Research

Emory University School of Medicine

Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Road NE
Suite D-112

Atlanta, GA 30322

Phone: 404-712-5287


Dr. Meltzer is a neuroradiologist and nuclear medicine physician whose NIH-funded research has focused on the application of positron emission tomography (PET) to understanding neuroreceptor function and dysfunction in normal aging, dementia, and other late-life neuropsychiatric disorders. She is also involved in oncologic imaging research and oversaw the clinical evaluation of the world’s first combined PET/CT scanner. She also serves as Director of the Research Technologies Program for the Atlanta Clinical and Translational Science Institute

  • B.S.  Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
  • M.D.  The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • Neuroradiology
  • Nuclear Medicine