Bitta Okyere, MD

PGY-2

Emory University Department of Rehabilitation Medicine

Education

  • BS, Cornell University, 2008
  • MD, Michigan State University, 2015
  • Transitional Year Resident Physician, PGY-1, St. Mary Mercy Hospital, 2016

Biography

Hometown: Arnschwang, Germany 

Professional Interests

  • Pediatrics
  • Prosthetics & Orthotics

Future Plans

  • Pediatric Rehabilitation Fellowship
  • Academic setting 

Awards/Grants

  • Kent County Medical Foundation Projects “FitKids 360” Grant
  • Kent County Medical Foundation Projects “Healthy Cooking” Grant

Memberships

  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 
  • American Medical Association 
  • Association of Academic Physiatrists 
  • Society of Women Engineers 

Hobbies

  • Running
  • Cooking
  • Travel to historic cities of Europe

Publications

  • Dwight D. Bowman, Stephanie B. Yager, Britta A. Okyere, Bo Li, Kyuhyung D. Kang, Heejeong Youn, Marissa Karpoff, Hussni O. Mohammed, Araceli Lucio-Forster, Janice L. Liotta. Morphometrics of Assemblages of Giardia duodenalis Cysts from the Feces of Dogs and Cats. Paper presented at the 55th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Veterinary Parasitologists (AAVP), Atlanta, GA, August 2, 2010.
  • Heejeong Youn, Dwight D. Bowman, Stephanie B. Yager, Britta A. Okyere, Bo Li, David Kyuhyung Kang, Marissa Karpoff, Hyun Ji Kim, Hussni O. Mohammed, Araceli Lucio-Forster, Janice L. Liotta. Morphometrics of Assemblages of Giardia duodenalis Cysts from the Feces of Dogs and Cats. Poster session presented at the11th International Workshops on Opportunistic Protists (IWOP-11), Hilo, Hawaii, August 4, 2010.
  • Stephanie B. Yager, Britta A. Okyere, Marissa Karpoff, Hyun Ji Kim, Hussni O. Mohammed, Janice L. Liotta, Araceli Lucio-Forster and Dwight D. Bowman. Morphometrics of assemblages of Giardia duodenalis cysts from the feces of dogs and cats. Poster session presented at the III International Giardia and Cryptosporidium Conference, Orvieto, Italy, October 15, 2009.