About Dr. Kramer
Dr. Kramer was born and raised in Georgia. She earned her undergraduate degree at Georgetown University and then worked in health policy, focusing on women and child’s health. Her research focused on contraception and family planning in Ethiopia. HIV/AIDS in South Africa, cervical cancer in Botswana, and maternal health in Zambia. Shen completed a Master of Science in health policy from the London School of Economics, where her dissertation on sexual health education was published in the American Journal of Sexuality Education. She returned home to Atlanta for her medical degree at Emory University and stayed on at Emory for her residency in obstetrics and gynecology.
Outside of work, Dr. Kramer loves to read, write, and stay active. Most of all, she enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter.
Education and Training:
- Medical Education, Emory University School of Medicine
- Residency, Emory University School of Medicine
- MSc, Health Policy, London School of Economics and Political Science
Distinctions and Affiliations:
- Excellence in Teaching, Emory University (2022)
- Golden Apple Teaching Award, Emory University, four times awarded (2020, 2021, 2022, 2023)
- Robert Hatcher Award for Excellence in Family Planning, Emory University (2021)
- Excellence in Resident Research, Runner-Up, Emory University (2021)
- Walter Holland Prize, First in Class | London School of Economics (2018)
- Phi Beta Kappa & Summa Cum Laude, Georgetown University