Anna McCrate, MD

Emory University Department of Rehabilitation Medicine


  • BS, University of Dayton, 2010
  • MD, University of Cincinnati, 2014
  • Transitional Year Internship, Kettering Medical Center, 2015


Kettering, Ohio

Professional Interests

  • Pediatrics
  • Pain

Future Plans

  • Inpatient rehab, possibly peds


  • University of Dayton Sigma Xi Research Society Undergraduate Student Researcher of the Year, 2010
  • The P.K. Bajpai Undergraduate Research Award, 2010
  • University of Dayton Joseph E. Scherger M.D, M.Ph. Leadership in Medicine Award, 2010
  • Carl Michaelis Scholarship for Premedical Students, 2009


  • American Medical Association


  • Water skiing
  • Hiking
  • Swimming


  • McCrate A., Carlone M., Nielsen M., Swavey S. (2010) Anaerobic photocleavage of supercoiled DNA by a ruthenium(II) substituted fluorinated porphyrin. Inorganic Chemistry Communications vol. 13 issue 4 pgs: 537-539 
  • E. Craver, A. McCrate, M. Nielsen, S. Swavey (2009)  Tris-ruthenium(II)/copper(II) multimetallic porphyrin: Synthesis, characterization, DNA binding and supercoiled DNA photocleavage studies Inorganica Chimica Acta vol. 363 issue 2 pgs: 435-456
  • Cunningham M., McCrate A., Nielsen, M., Swavey S. (2009) Highly efficient visible light induced photocleavage of DNA by a ruthenium substituted fluorinated porphyrin. European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry vol. 2009 issue 11 pgs: 1521-1525
  • Rani-Beeram, Meyer, K., McCrate, A., Hong, Y. L., Nielsen M.,and Swavey S. (2008) Fluorinated ruthenium porphyrin as a potential photodynamic therapy agent: synthesis, characterization, DNA Binding and melanoma cell studies. Inorganic Chemistry vol. 47 issue 23 pgs: 11278-11283 PMID: 18980373