Sarah Kandil, MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Critical Care)

Departments & Organizations

Pediatrics: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine: Pediatric Critical Care Transport Program

Yale Medicine


Sarah Kandil, MD, is a pediatric intensive care doctor who works with children coping with any type of critical illness. She is also a pediatric sedation specialist who provides sedation and comfort for children undergoing procedures or imaging through the pediatric sedation service at Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital (YNHCH). An assistant professor of pediatrics (critical care) at Yale School of Medicine, Dr. Kandil is also a leader of quality improvement for the pediatric intensive care unit and a Deputy Quality and Safety Officer at YNHCH. She assisted in the development of a scoring tool that helps transport teams make early triage decisions. Her clinical research interests include the study and development of systematic methods for improving the quality of patient care, as well as nutrition and metabolic changes during critical illness.

Education & Training

MD McGill University Faculty of Medicine (2004)
Fellowship Yale University School of Medicine
Residency Baystate Children's Hospital

Honors & Recognition

  • Travel Award RecipientEastern Society of Pediatric Research (2011)

  • Best Research Abstract by TraineeAmerican Academy of Pediatrics National Conference and Exhibition, Section on Transport Medicine (2010)

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Contact Info

Sarah Kandil, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale Pediatrics Critical CareYale New Haven Children's Hospital
1 Park Street, Ste West Pavilion, 2nd Floor

New Haven, CT 06504
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Mailing Address
Pediatric Critical Care MedicinePO Box 208027
New Haven, CT 06520-8027