Shannon Packer, PA-C


Yale School of Medicine: Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, New Haven, CT 2018-2022

  • Cardiovascular Medicine Fellowship, 2018-2021
  • Advanced Interventional Cardiology-Peripheral Vascular & Endovascular Fellowship, 2020-2021
  • Interventional Cardiology Fellowship, 2021-2022

Harvard School of Public Health: Boston, Massachusetts, 2017-2019

  • Master of Public Health (MPH) in Epidemiology

Brown University: Department of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island, 2015-2018

  • Internal Medicine Residency at Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine: Cleveland, Ohio, 2010-2016

  • Master’s in Science (MS) in Biomedical Investigation (Clinical Research Scholars Program)

Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine: Cleveland, Ohio, 2010-2015

  • Doctor of Medicine (MD) with “Special Qualifications in Biomedical Research”

Harvard Medical School: Boston, MA, 2012-2013 

  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Medical Research Fellowship at Harvard Medical School

Emory University: Atlanta, Georgia, 2003 – 2008

  • B.S. in Neuroscience and Behavioral Biology (NBB)
  • B.A. in Political Science

Licensure and Certification

Board Certified Internal Medicine

Board Certified Cardiovascular Disease

Board Certified Advanced Interventional Cardiology–Peripheral Vascular & Endovascular

Board Certified Interventional Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT


  • 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