Eleanor Reid, MD, MSc

Assistant Professor

Departments & Organizations

Emergency Medicine York Street Campus Faculty

Yale Medicine


Dr. Reid is an Attending Physician and Assistant Professor in the Section of Global Health and International Emergency Medicine in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Yale University. She completed her training in Emergency Medicine at the Harvard Affiliated Emergency Medicine Residency at Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital. She then went on to pursue a fellowship in Global Health at Yale, with a Master of Science in Tropical Medicine and International Health from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Her research is focused on global palliative care, with a particular interest in demonstrating its cost-effectiveness in low-resource settings. She is currently working towards a PhD at the University of Edinburgh with a thesis project entitled, “A Randomized Controlled Trial of Early Palliative Care in Newly Diagnosed Cancer Patients in Addis Ababa”. She is also working in Uganda, on Emergency Medicine Development. She also contributes to work in Uganda on Emergency Medicine education and development.

Education & Training

MSc London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (2016)
MD Albany Medical College (2011)
BA Brown University (2000)
Fellow Yale
Resident Physician Harvard Affiliated Emergency Medicine Residency
Intern Brigham & Women's Hospital
Board Certification AB of Emergency Medicine, Emergency Medicine (2016)


  • Palliative Care Research and Implementation Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (2016)

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Eleanor Reid, MD, MSc
Mailing Address
464 Congress Ave
New Haven, CT 06519