Amy Marie Ahasic MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary)

Biographical Info

Amy M. Ahasic, MD, MPH, is a new member of the Pulmonary and Critical Care faculty, and the Winchester Chest Clinic. In her outpatient practice, Dr. Ahasic specializes in cystic fibrosis, occupational lung disease, and general pulmonary disease. In the inpatient setting, she specializes in adult critical care including acute lung injury and sepsis. Dr. Ahasic joined the Yale faculty in 2010. She 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 acute lung injury, sepsis, and 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

B.A.
Yale University (1996)
M.D.
Yale University School of Medicine (2000)
M.P.H.
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)
Fellow
Harvard School of Public Health, Occupational and Environmental Medicine (2004 - 2006)
Fellow
Harvard Combined Program (MGH, BWH, and BIDMC), Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine (2006 - 2010)
Board Certification
Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine, Board Certified  (2009)
Board Certification
Occupational Medicine, Board Certified  (2007)
Board Certification
Pulmonary Disease, Board Certified  (2008)
Board Certification
Internal Medicine, Board Certified  (2004)

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