Susan Braker is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner who treats patients at our Austell and Canton locations.
Susan received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo. After relocating to Atlanta, she completed her Master of Science in Nursing degree at Georgia State University.
Clinical research has always been a special interest for Susan. She was appointed to research assistant positions throughout undergraduate and graduate school. In 1994, Susan joined Atlanta Allergy & Asthma, and in addition to treating patients, she oversaw the care of Atlanta Allergy & Asthma's Research Department patients. In 2004, Susan received her Clinical Trial Investigator Certification, and managed the Research Department within Atlanta Allergy & Asthma from 2006-2011.
Susan enjoys an active lifestyle which includes golf and running and other various sporting activities with her family.
Berkowitz RB, Braker S, Lutz C, Jones P, Meeves S, Qui C, Varghese ST, Georges G. Efficacy of fexofenadine in the prophylactic control of cat allergen-induced allergic rhinitis. Ann Allergy, Asthma Immunol 2006 Feb; 96(2): 327-333
Ellis KC, Braker SJ. Intranasal Steroids and Allergic Rhinitis: A Focus on Quality of Life. J Nurse Practitioners. April 2007; 32 (4):44-49
Braker SJ, McCafferty FL, Berkowitz RB, Söderström L. A New Rapid In-Vitro Test for Detection of Allergen Specific IgE. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2009; 123(2-2) #640: S168.
Berkowitz R, Braker S, Fredane L, Sacks H. Onset of Action and Pharmacokinetic Parameters of Azelastine HCL in Azelastine Nasal Spray and in a Combination Nasal Spray with Fluticasone Propionate. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2009; 123(2-2) #499: S131.