Susan I. Colace, MD

Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional

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Susan Colace, MD, is the Co-Director of the Program for Personalized Medicine and Pharmacogenomics in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/Blood and Marrow Transplant at Nationwide Children's Hospital and an Associate Professor at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Dr. Colace received her medical degree from Wake Forest University School of Medicine and completed her residency at Children's Hospital of Alabama. Dr. Colace completed her fellowship training at Monroe Carrell Jr. Children's Hospital and Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

She is board-certified in general pediatrics, pediatric hematology/oncology and clinical pharmacology. Her research interests include pharmacogenomics, cancer genetics, and chemotherapy toxicities. Clinically, she sees primarily oncology patients with a focus on leukemia and cancer predisposition syndromes.

Academic and Clinical Areas

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 09/27/2013

Board Certifications
  • Pediatric Hematology Oncology
  • Pediatrics
Fellowship Vanderbilt University Medical Center Date Completed: 06/30/2013
Residency University of Alabama Date Completed: 06/30/2009
Medical School Wake Forest School of Medicine Date Completed: 05/30/2006