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Tracy Rabin, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Medicine); Director, Global Health & Equity Distinction Pathway, Internal Medicine; Uganda Site Director, Yale/Stanford J&J Global Health Scholars Program; Associate Director, Office of Global Health, Internal Medicine; Associate Program Director for Global and Community Health, Yale Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Program, Internal Medicine; Program Co-Director, Global Health Ethics Program, Yale Institute for Global Health; Affiliated Faculty, Yale Center for Asylum Medicine



Dr. Rabin is an Internist and Pediatrician who joined the Yale faculty in 2011 as a member of the Section of General Internal Medicine (YSM Department of Internal Medicine), and currently serves as the Associate Director of the Office of Global Health, and the Associate Program Director for Global and Community Health in the Yale Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Program (YPC). She attends and teaches on the medical wards at the St. Raphael's Campus (SRC) of Yale-New Haven Hospital; directs care and precepts residents in the SRC Adult Primary Care Diabetes Clinic; co-directs the YPC Community Engagement Curriculum; directs the YPC Home Visit Elective; and co-directs the Makerere University-Yale University (MUYU) medical education capacity building collaboration which is based at the Makerere University College of Health Sciences/Mulago National Referral & Teaching Hospital in Kampala, Uganda.

Her areas of academic interest include global health education and clinical ethics, outpatient diabetes management, and health care transitions.

Education & Training

  • MD
    Univ of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry (2006)
  • MS
    Harvard University School of Public Health (2000)
  • BA
    College of William and Mary (1997)
  • Global Health Chief Resident
    Yale University Primary Care Program
  • Med-Peds Chief Resident, Internal Medicine & Pediatrics Combined Residency
    Yale University
  • Resident
    Yale University
  • Board Certification
    AB of Pediatrics, Pediatrics (2011, recertified: 2017)
  • Board Certification
    AB of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine (2010)


  • Uganda Initiative for Integrated Management of Non-Communicable Diseases (UINCD)
    Kampala, Uganda 2013
    Founding Member (2013-2014) and Member of the Governing Board (2014-present); mission is to build capacity in the realms of prevention, care, training, and research to enable the provision of effective and integrated care along the NCD management spectrum.
  • Co-Director, Makerere University-Yale University (MUYU) Collaboration
    Kampala, Uganda 2011
    MUYU Co-Director, Yale (2011-present); bilateral medical education capacity building collaboration

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
ScholarSociety of General Internal Medicine (SGIM) TEACH Certificate Program2017
FellowAmerican College of Physicians2015
FellowAmerican Academy of Pediatrics2012
Advocacy Grant Award RecipientNational Med-Peds Resident Association2008
Global Health ScholarYale Johnson & Johnson Physician Scholars in International Health Program2008
Member, Gold Humanism Honor SocietyUniversity of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry2006
MD with Distinction in Community ServiceUniversity of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry2006
Rudolph Angell AwardUniversity of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry2006
BA with High HonorsCollege of William & Mary1997

Departments & Organizations