Melissa Stevens, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Emory University School of Medicine


Dr. Stevens in a graduate of Duke University and the Medical College of Georgia. She trained in Internal Medicine at Emory University and has been a member of the faculty at Emory in the Department of Medicine since 2006 as well as an adjunct instructor in the Morehouse School of Medicine since 2012. Dr. Stevens is an Assistant Professor at Emory and a staff physician at the Atlanta VA Medical Center in the Emergency Department. She also serves as an attending physician on inpatient wards for both the Emory and Morehouse Schools of Medicine. Additionally Dr Stevens is an affiliate investigator with the Birmingham/Atlanta VA Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center (GRECC) and serves as the director of Quality Improvement and Patient Safety for the Atlanta VA Medical Center Emergency Department. Dr. Stevens is the program co-Director for EQUIPPED a multi-site quality improvement initiative to improve medication safety for older adults discharged from the Emergency Department.

Watch short video on EQUiPPED project