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Omar El-Charif, MD

Hospital Resident

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Omar El-Charif, MD


Omar El-Charif is a resident physician in the Department of Internal Medicine at Yale New Haven within the Physician-Scientist Training Program. Dr. El-Charif's research interests involve using high-throughput multi-omic data to develop predictive signatures that personalize diagnostic, prognostic, and therapeutic decisions. His expertise includes Genome-Wide Association Studies (GWAS), transcriptomics, functional SNP analysis, and eQTL-mapping. He is also passionate about teaching-learning and medical education. Aside from work, he loves to listen to, play, and compose music, and pursue the best of each dish in town.

Education & Training

  • MD
    University of Rochester School of Medicine (2022)
  • BA
    The University of Chicago (2016)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Doran J. Stephens PrizeUniversity of Rochester School of Medicine2022
Gold Humanism Award2022
Alpha Omega Alpha2022

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