Jennifer A Shih, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Emory University School of Medicine


Dr. Jennifer Shih is a board certified physician and Assistant Professor in the department of medicine and department of pediatrics at Emory University. She practices allergy, asthma, and immunology both at Emory Children's Center and adult Emory Clinics. She is the Director of the pediatric allergy clinics and the Assistant Director of the adult asthma, allergy and immunology clinic. She established the Pediatric Transition Immunology clinic at Emory University in 2013. She received her doctor of medicine from Louisiana State University Medical School in New Orleans as one of ten students accepted in the accelerated medical school program. She subsequently completed residency training and allergy/immunology fellowship training at Emory University. She has presented at multiple national meetings in her field with research interests including asthma, food allergy, transplant immunology, and primary immunodeficiencies. She has appeared on media outlets such as CNN, WebMD, and with Sanjay Gupta.

Dr. Shih has lived in Atlanta for several years with her husband, twin daughters and dog. She enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and planning for her non-profit which assists in solid organ transplant patients.