Jeehea Sonya Haw, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology

Department of Medicine

Phone: 404-778-1688



Dr. Sonya Haw joined the faculty at Emory in 2014 in the Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Lipids. She completed her internship and residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of Minnesota in 2012. She then completed her fellowship in Endocrinology, Metabolism and Lipids at Emory University in 2014.

Currently, Dr. Haw is based at Grady Memorial Hospital, providing clinical care of patients in both inpatient and outpatient settings. She devotes part of her time to diabetes research, working closely with her mentor, Dr. Guillermo Umpierrez, on inpatient glycemic control. She also works on collaborative research projects with the Global Diabetes Research Center at Rollins School of Public Health in diabetes prevention and with the pediatric endocrinology division at Children’s Hospital of Atlanta on hyperglycemic emergencies in Type 1 Diabetes. She has taken a leadership role in creating a curriculum on transgender health for residents and fellows and in structuring a new clinic specific for transgender care at Grady.