Dawn M. Manning-Williams, MD

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Emory University School of Medicine


Obstetric Anesthesiology

Grady Memorial Hospital

80 Jessie Hill Jr. Dr. SE

Atlanta, Georgia 30303

Phone: 404-616-6051

Email: dmannin@emory.edu

Dr. Dawn M. Manning-Williams is the Director of Obstetric Anesthesiology at Grady Memorial Hospital. Her clinical expertise is providing anesthesia to high-risk obstetric and trauma patients, and airway management. She is the Chair of the OB Anesthesia Fellowship Clinical Competency Committee and a member of  the core program clinical competency committee. She is also licensed in the state of Georgia to practice acupuncture.

Medical School: Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN

Internship: Crozer-Chester Medical Center, Chester, PA

Residency:  CA1 yr @ Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA

                   CA2 and CA3 yrs @ Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

Fellowship:  Partial (6 months of CA3 spent doing only OB Anesthesia)

Board Certification: Diplomat of American Board of Anesthesiology

Acupuncture: Acupuncture for Physicians UCLA/Helms Institute, Berkeley, CA

General anesthesia

Anesthesia for the high-risk obestetric patient  

Difficult airway management

Anesthesia for the trauma patient


1) Gershon R Y, Williams D, Berry A, et al: The effect of anesthesia on the HIV infected parturient. Anesthesiology, 1992;77,3A:A1037.

2) Gershon R Y, Williams D, Zikowski D, et al: Prophylactic intravenous Ketorolac and Intrathecal fentanyl for postpartum tubal ligation pain. Anesthesiology 1993;79:A1014     

3) Gershon R Y, Williams D, Anesthesia and the HIV infected parturient. Int J OB Anesthesia, 1997;6:76-79.