John Earl Sather, MD

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine

Departments & Organizations

Emergency Medicine

Office of Student Research

Yale Medical Group


Dr. Sather maintains clinical appointments in both the Sections of Emergency Medicine and Surgical Critical Care at Yale. Dr. Sather’s area of clinical expertise is in the evaluation and management of critically ill or injured patients, and he has been instrumental in the development of guidelines for the management of sepsis within Yale-New Haven hospital and for the management of the mechanically ventilated patient within the Yale Emergency Department. His academic interests focus on the clinical challenges confronted at the intersection of Emergency Medicine and Critical Care.

Dr. Sather has a strong commitment to both medical student and resident education. As co-director of the medical student education for the Section of Emergency Medicine, he has been instrumental its curriculum development and execution. Dr. Sather is also the architect of the critical care curriculum for the Emergency Medicine residency program at Yale.

Education & Training

MD Jefferson Medical College (1997)
Resident Yale-New Haven Hospital
Fellow Yale-New Haven Hospital
Board Certification AB of Emergency Medicine, Emergency Medicine (2002)

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Contact Info

John Earl Sather, MD
Patient Care Locations
Yale Emergency MedicineYale-New Haven Hospital
20 York Street, Ste Pavilion 218

New Haven, CT 06510
Yale-New Haven Shoreline Medical Center
111 Goose Lane

Guilford, CT 06437
Mailing Address
Yale-New Haven Emergency Department20 York Street
New Haven, CT 06519-1315