About Me

Susan D. Emmett, MD, MPH
Visit my faculty webpage at Duke University

Appointments
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Duke University School of Medicine
Assistant Research Professor of Global Health, Duke Global Health Institute

Education and Training 
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, Center for Human Nutrition,
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2012-2016
Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Residency,
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2010-2016
M.P.H, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2014
M.D., Duke University School of Medicine, 2010
HHMI Research Training Fellowship, Duke Kilimanjaro AIDS Program, 2008-2009
A.B., Princeton University, 2005

Funding
Addressing Childhood Hearing Loss Disparities in an Alaska Native Population: A Community Randomized Trial (AD-1602-34571), PCORI
Research Training in Otolaryngology (5T32DC000027-25), NIDCD/NIH
Global Control of Micronutrient Deficiency (OPPGH 614), Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Collaborative Research on Nutrition (AID-OAA-L-1-00006), USAID

Contact Information
Division of Head & Neck Surgery and Communication Sciences
Duke University School of Medicine
DUMC Box 3805
Durham, NC 27710
919- 684-6968
susan.emmett [at] duke.edu

Collaborators

Reducing disparities in global hearing health requires teamwork and partnership.  I have written grants, published papers, and worked on projects with an amazing group of people from around the world.

Maria Aparicio University of Health Sciences Foundation, FUCS, Bogota, Colombia
Ricardo Bento University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Lisa Bulkow Arctic Investigations Program, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Anchorage, AK
Patricia Castellanos de Munoz CEDAF, Hearing Center, Guatemala City, Guatemala
Juan Chiossone-Kerdel Venezuelan Foundation of Otology, Caracas, Venezuela
Jackie Clark University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX
Howard Francis Duke University, Durham, NC
Joseph Gallo Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Juan Garcia Santa Fe of Bogota Foundation, Bogota, Colombia
Ricardo Godoy Brandeis University, Waltham, MA
Wenfeng Gong Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Margaret Grinnell Arctic Investigations Program, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Anchorage, AK
Thomas Hennessy Arctic Investigations Program, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Anchorage, AK
Philip Hofstetter Norton Sound Health Corporation, Nome, AK
Steven Holve Tuba City Regional Health Care Corporation, Tuba City, AZ
Titus Ibekwe University of Abuja, Abuja, Nigeria
Laureli Ivanoff Silver Tip Media, Unalakleet, AK
Paul “Bebucks” Ivanoff Unalakleet, AK
Jean Johnson University of Hawai’i at Mānoa College of Education, Honolulu, HI
Sureshwar Karna Tribhuvan University Institute of Medicine, Kathmandu Nepal
Subarna Khatry Nepal Nutrition Intervention Project-Sarlahi, Nepal
Celeste Kidd University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
Solaiman Juman University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad
Samantha Kleindienst Norton Sound Health Corporation, Nome, AK
Alain Labrique Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Steven LeClerq Nepal Nutrition Intervention Project-Sarlahi, Nepal
William Leonard Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
Jose Letort Otolaryngology Center, Quito, Ecuador
Ta Liu National University of Asuncion, Asuncion, Paraguay
Isaac Macharia University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
Sara Mamo University Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, MA
Jeffrey McCollum Indian Health Service, Rockville, MD
Stephanie McConnell Anchorage, AK
Kaitesi Mukara University of Rwanda College of Medicine and Health Sciences, Kigali, Rwanda
Wakisa Mulwafu University of Malawi College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
Serah Ndegwa University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
Joseph Pillion Kennedy Krieger Institute, Baltimore, MD
Steven Piantadosi University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
Victoria Reyes-García Institució Catalana de Recerca i Estudis Avançats (ICREA), Barcelona, Spain
James Saunders Dartmouth Geisel School of Medicine, Hanover, NH
Jane Schmitz Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA
Sara Seeman Arctic Investigations Program, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Anchorage, AK
Abhishek Sharma Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Rosalyn Singleton Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Anchorage, AK
Magteld Smith University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa
Debara Tucci Duke University, Durham, NC
Alejandra Ullauri Chicago Hearing Care, Chicago, IL
Eduardo Undurraga Brandeis University, Waltham, MA
Patricia Vink Bering Straight School District, Unalakleet, AK
Nae-Yuh Wang Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Keith West, Jr. Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Lady Jean Wilson Hearing Conservation Council, Brighton, United Kingdom
Lee Wu Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Rebecca Zhang Stanford University, Stanford CA