Shannon Packer, PA-C


Undergraduate: Emory UniversityAtlanta, Georgia

Medical School: Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio

Residency: Brown University, Department of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island

Fellowship: Yale School of MedicineDepartment of Cardiovascular Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut


  • Medical Research Fellowship at Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Master of Public Health (MPH) in Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public HealthBoston, Massachusetts
  • Master of Science (MS) in Biomedical Investigation, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio

Licensure and Certification

Board Certified Internal Medicine

Board Certified Cardiovascular Disease

Board Certified Advanced Interventional Cardiology–Peripheral Vascular & Endovascular

Board Certified Interventional Cardiology


  • Goodrich C. White Dean’s Scholarship, Emory University, 06/2004 
  • Emory Scholars Program, Emory University, 06/2004 
  • 2004-2005 Emory College Council’s Excellence in Leadership Award for Emory Tsunami Relief, 05/2005 
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, Emory University, 01/2006 
  • Mortar Board Senior Honor Society, Emory University, 05/2006 
  • Emory Humanitarian Award, Emory University, 01/2008 
  • Emory Hall of Fame (only one of five seniors to be inducted), Emory University, 05/2008 
  • Marion Luther Brittain Award (most prestigious and highest university-wide award), Emory University, 5/2008 
  • National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute of National Institutes of Health (NIH) National Research Service Award 
  • Emory’s Top 175 History Makers, 07/2011 
  • 2011 American Heart Association Student Scholarship in Cardiovascular Disease, 07/2011 
  • American Thoracic Surgery Award 8/2011 
  • Cleveland Clinic Alumni Merit Scholarship, 9/2011 
  • First Place Winner, Inamori Ethics Dialogue Contest, 3/2011 
  • American Medical Association Foundation Research Seed Grant, 3/2012 
  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute Medical Research Fellowship at Harvard Medical School, 5/2012
  • Academy of Medicine of Cleveland and Northern Ohio Scholarship, 3/2013 
  • American Society of Transplant Surgeons Presidential Student Scholar, 3/2013 
  • Kaiser Permanente Northern California Medical Student Award, 3/2013 
  • Emory Radiation Oncology Scholar, 6/2014 
  • Waterbury Medical Association Scholarship, 3/2014 
  • Semi-finalist status for Tylenol Healthcare Scholarship, 06/2014 
  • Nominated by Cleveland Clinic for Forbes Magazine “Top 30 Under 30,” 06/2014 
  • Resident of the Year Award (chosen by Chief Residents), 2018 

Hospital Affiliation

Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT