Melody C. Carter, M.D.

Staff Clinician, Mast Cell Biology Section

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M. D., Tulane University Medical School
B.S., Biology, Newcomb College, Tulane University

Melody C. Carter, M.D.


Dr. Carter received her M.D. from Tulane University Medical School and completed her pediatric residency training at Emory University in Atlanta. She started her career in general pediatrics in an inner-city clinic. Dr. Carter was an assistant professor on the clinical faculty at Emory University for 12 years, with the final 5 years including clinical research in pediatric allergic diseases. She completed her allergy/immunology fellowship at the National Institutes of Health in 2001 and recently joined the Laboratory of Allergic Diseases as a staff physician.


  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
  • National Medical Association