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Sarwat Chaudhry, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (General Medicine); Associate Dean for Student Research, Office of Education; Co-Director, National Clinician Scholars Program

Contact Information

Sarwat Chaudhry, MD

Patient Care Location

Mailing Address

  • 367 Cedar St. Harkness A Building

    PO Box 208093

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8093

    United States



Sarwat Chaudhry, MD is a board-certified internist who completed her clinical training at the University of Chicago. She came to Yale for the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, and now holds a faculty position as Associate Professor of Medicine in the Section of General Medicine. Her work focuses on improving the care and outcomes of hospitalized patients, with a focus on older patients hospitalized for cardiovascular disease. Dr. Chaudhry serves as Associate Dean of Student Research and is Co-Director of the National Clinician Scholars Program at Yale.

Education & Training

  • Fellow
    Yale University (2005)
  • Resident
    University of Chicago (1998)
  • MD
    University of Chicago, Internal Medicine
  • BS
    Loyola University, Biology

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Dean’s Faculty Advisory CouncilYale University2018
Ralph I. Horwitz Lecturer, Department of Medicine Yale University2011
American Geriatrics SocietyMerck New Investigator Award2009
National Institute on Aging Summer InstituteNIA2007
Outstanding Resident-Teacher AwardUniversity of Chicago Hospitals1996
Alpha Omega Alpha AwardAlpha Omega Alpha Honorary Medical Society1995
Summa Cum LaudeLoyola University1991

Professional Service

Physician-Scientist Development Task Force, Yale UniversityTask Force Member2020
Society of General Internal Medicine Hospital Medicine Abstract Review CommitteeChair2019
Chair Elect, Dean’s Faculty Advisory Council, Yale UniversityVice Chair2019 - Present
Annals of Internal MedicineReviewer2019 - Present
Hospital Medicine Scientific Abstracts Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting 2019Chair2018 - 2019
Thesis Committee for PhD candidate Makoto Mori, MDMember2018 - Present
American College of Cardiology GEMSSTAR Career Development AwardReviewer2017
Data Safety Monitoring Board SNF Connect Trial. PI: Rebecca BoxerMember2015 - 2018
Health Services Organization & Delivery Study SectionReviewer2015 - Present
American College of Cardiology(ACC), Geriatric Cardiology Section, Research Working Group (RWG)Member2013 - Present
Core Faculty, Postdoctoral Research in Aging Training Grant, Yale University Section of GeriatricsFaculty Member2012 - 2020
American Geriatrics Society Research Training SubcommitteeCommittee Member2012 - 2016
Society of Hospital Medicine Research Working GroupMember2012 - Present
Society of General Internal Medicine Academic Hospitalist Task ForceMember2012 - Present
Greater New York Geriatric Cardiology Consortium, Greater New York Geriatric CardiologyBoard of Directors2011 - Present
Council on Cardiovascular Care for Older Adults American College of CardiologyMember2011 - Present
American Geriatrics Society Quality & Performance Measurement CommitteeCommittee Member2010 - 2013
Cardiovascular Health Study Geriatrics Working GroupMember2008 - 2012
JAMA Internal MedicineReviewer2008 - Present
CirculationReviewer2008 - Present
Journal of General Internal MedicineReviewer2008 - Present
Journal of Cardiac FailureReviewer2008 - Present
Journal of the American College of CardiologyReviewer2008 - Present
Circulation Quality OutcomesReviewer2008 - Present
BMJReviewer2008 - Present

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