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Fuad Abujarad, PhD, MSc

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine

Dr. Abujarad research is interdisciplinary and focuses on the design, development, and use of Health Information Technology (HIT) tools in the domain of public health, clinical, as well as health services research.

 He is currently studying the use of automated screening, motivational interviewing, virtual coaching, and mHealth to enhance identifying elder mistreatment at the point-of-care. Another project is examining the effect of enhancing e-referral to deliver a comprehensive,...

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Marc Auerbach, MD, FAAP, MSc

Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Emergency Medicine) and of Emergency Medicine

Co-chair INSPIRE (International Network for Simulation Based Pediatric Innovation Research and Education)

Director, Pediatric Simulation, Yale Center for Medical Simulation

Medical Director, CT Emergency Medical Services for Children, State Partnership Grant

Associate Director of Pediatric Simulation, Department of Pediatrics

Associate Pediatric Trauma Medical Director

PEMnetwork.org Faculty Advisor/Moderator/Blogger

Co-chair International Pediatric Simulation Society, Webinar series

Marc Auerbach is the Director of Pediatric Simulation and Associate Medical Director of Trauma at Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital. Marc is the Co-chair of INSPIRE (International Network for Simulation-based Pediatric Innovation Research and Education), the largest simulation based research network in the world, with multiple ongoing projects and over 1.5 million dollars in grant funding.

Marc completed a K30 Masters of Science in Clinical Investigation with a focus in translational medicine...

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Lori Bastian, MD, MPH

Professor of Internal Medicine (General Medicine)

Section Chief of General Internal Medicine VA Connecticut Healthcare System

Director, Pain Research, Informatics, Multimorbidities, and Education (PRIME) Center

I began my 27 year research career at Duke University and the Durham VA in 1991 and moved to VA Connecticut and University of Connecticut in 2012. In January 2016, I was appointed Section Chief of Chief of General Internal Medicine at VA Connecticut in West Haven. In this role, I oversee the academic development and clinical productivity of the hospitalists, primary care, and research faculty based at VA Connecticut. In February 2016, I was appointed the Director and Principal Investigator of...

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Cynthia Brandt, MD, MPH

Professor of Emergency Medicine and of Anesthesiology

Dr. Brandt completed a general Preventive Medicine residency at Madigan Army Medical Center in 1989 and a post-doctoral fellowship sponsored by the National Library of Medicine at Yale School of Medicine in 1997. She is board certified in Preventive Medicine and Clinical Informatics. Her research is interdisciplinary and focuses on issues related to the design, development and use of informatics tools in the domain of clinical research, as well as health services research.

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Sarwat Chaudhry, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)

Co-Director, National Clinician Scholars Program

Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect, Dean’s Faculty Advisory Council

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 Director of the Academic...

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Geoffrey Chupp, MD

Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary)

Director, Yale Center for Asthma and Airways Disease (YCAAD)

Director, Pulmonary Function Laboratory, Yale-New Haven Hospital

After graduating from Tufts University and the George Washington School of Medicine, Dr. Geoffrey Chupp completed a residency in Internal Medicine at the Tufts University School of Medicine and a Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Fellowship at Boston University School of Medicine. In 1997 Dr. Chupp came to Yale in 1997 and developed the Yale Center for Asthma and Airways Disease. This multifaceted program is a multidisciplinary clinical program that focuses on the care of patients with...

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Paul D Cleary, PhD

Anna M. R. Lauder Professor of Public Health (Health Policy) and Professor of Sociology and in the Institute for Social and Policy Studies

Director, Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS (CIRA)

Paul D. Cleary, Ph.D. is the Anna M.R. Lauder Professor of Public Health in the Department of Health Policy and Management. He served as Dean of the Yale School of Public Health from 2006 to 2017. He holds secondary positions as Professor of Sociology and in the Institute for Social and Institute for Social and Policy Studies. He directs the Yale Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS (CIRA), which provides infrastructure support to over 50 research and training grants and over 180...

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Jeptha Curtis, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)

Jeptha P. Curtis, MD, is an Associate Professor in the Section of Cardiovascular Medicine at Yale University School of Medicine. He received his medical degree from the Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons before training in internal medicine at the Duke University Medical Center and completing his fellowships in clinical and interventional cardiology at Yale. Dr. Curtis directs the American College of Cardiology Analytic Center at CORE. He has also led the development of registry-based...

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Mayur M. Desai, PhD, MPH, FACE

Associate Professor of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases)

Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, YSPH

Director, Advanced Professional MPH Program

Core Faculty, National Clinician Scholars Program

Mayur M. Desai, PhD, MPH, is an Associate Professor of Epidemiology at the Yale School of Public Health, where he directs the one-year Advanced Professional MPH Program and teaches courses on epidemiologic research methods and data analysis. Professor Desai received both his MPH in health policy and his PhD in epidemiology from Yale University. He then served for two years as an Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) Officer at CDC’s National Center for Health Statistics, before returning to New...

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Gail D'Onofrio, MD, MS

Professor of Emergency Medicine

Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine

Dr. D’Onofrio is Professor and the Inaugural Chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine at the Yale School of Medicine (2009) and Physician-in Chief of Emergency Services at Yale-New Haven Hospital EDs with an annual census of approximately 180,000 patients. She is boarded in emergency and addiction medicine.  Dr. D’Onofrio has extensive experience as a leader, researcher, mentor and educator, and is internationally known for her work in alcohol and other substance use disorders (SUDs) as...

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Director – Steven L. Bernstein, MD
Steven.bernstein@yale.edu
Office phone: 203-737-3574

Manager – June Weiss, MA, MEd
June.weiss@yale.edu
Office phone: 203-737-3582