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Simone Blaser, MD

Clinical Fellow

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Simone Blaser, MD


Simone Blaser an Infectious Disease fellow at Yale University. She completed residency in Internal Medicine at New York University. She has been published in Diagnosis, JAMA, MBio, Clinical Correlations, and Intima: A Journal of Narrative Medicine. Prior to becoming a physician, she worked in book publishing, where she was involved in developing what would become the #1 New York Times bestseller When Breath Becomes Air with the late Dr. Paul Kalanithi. Her poetry was included in a collection on New York City haiku published by The New York Times.

Education & Training

  • Internal Medicine Residency
    New York University (2022)
  • MD
    New York University (2019)
  • Non Degree Program
    New York University, Pre-health Post Baccalaureate Certificate
  • BA
    University of Pennsylvania, English Literature