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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
Distinction in Medical EducationUniversity of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry2022
Doran J. Stephens PrizeUniversity of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry2022
Gold Humanism Award2022
Alpha Omega Alpha2022

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