Amy Marie Ahasic MD, MPH, FCCP

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary)

Biographical Info

Amy M. Ahasic, MD, MPH, has been a member of the Pulmonary and Critical Care faculty since 2010. In her outpatient practice, Dr. Ahasic has specialized in occupational lung disease, bronchiectasis, and general pulmonary disease. In the inpatient setting, she specializes in adult critical care including acute lung injury and sepsis. Dr. Ahasic is board-certified in internal medicine, occupational and environmental medicine, pulmonary medicine, and critical care medicine.

Dr. Ahasic earned her undergraduate degree from Yale University with a major in the History of Science and Medicine. She received her MD from the Yale School of Medicine. Dr. Ahasic completed both an internship and residency in internal medicine at Yale-New Haven Hospital where she was also a chief resident. She went on to complete training in occupational and environmental medicine at the Harvard School of Public Health where she also received her Masters in Public Health. Dr. Ahasic completed fellowship training in pulmonary and critical care medicine in the Harvard Combined Fellowship Program, training at Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Beth-Israel Deaconess Medical Center.

Dr. Ahasic’s clinical research focuses on obesity in critically ill patients. She has received research awards from the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, the Massachusetts Thoracic Society, and the Respiratory Disease Young Investigators’ Forum. Dr. Ahasic is currently funded by the American Heart Association to study metabolic and obesity-related pathways in acute lung injury.

Education & Training

Yale University (1996)
Yale University School of Medicine (2000)
Harvard School of Public Health (2005)
Internship and Residency
Yale-New Haven Hospital, Internal Medicine (2000 - 2003)
Chief Residency
Yale-New Haven Hospital, Internal Medicine (2003 - 2004)
Harvard School of Public Health, Occupational and Environmental Medicine (2004 - 2006)
Harvard Combined Program (MGH, BWH, and BIDMC), Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine (2006 - 2010)
Board Certification
Pulmonary Disease, Board Certified  (2008)
Board Certification
Critical Care Medicine (Internal Medicine), Board Certified  (2009)
Board Certification
Occupational Medicine, Board Certified  (2007)

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