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Saria Hassan, MD

Assistant Professor Adjunct; Director, Pediatric Global Health Track, Pediatrics; Deputy Director, Yale-TCC



Dr. Saria Hassan is an Instructor in General Internal Medicine and Pediatrics. She is core faculty at the Equity Research Innovation Center. She is certified in both Internal Medicine and Pediatrics and spent her early years as a Primary Care Physician for the under-served in New Haven, CT. She is now the Deputy Director of the Yale Transdisciplinary Collaborative Center for Health Disparities focused on Precision Medicine, where she hopes to continue her work with under-served populations by addressing the important issue of health disparities. Her research interest is in using implementation science and implementation science frameworks to design, implement and evaluate interventions to reduce cardiovascular risk disparities in the US and globally.

Dr. Hassan is also the Director of the Pediatric Global Health Track for residents in the General Pediatrics department. Please visit the Pediatric Global Health Track website for more information.

Education & Training

  • Board Certification
    AB of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine (2011) (2011)
  • Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Residency
    Yale New Haven Hospital (2010)
  • Board Certification
    AB of Pediatrics, Pediatrics (2010) (2010)
  • MD
    Harvard Medical School (2006)
  • BSc
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2001)


  • Management of Chronic Disease after Natural Disasters
    Bridgetown, Barbados; The Valley, Anguilla; FreeTown, Antigua and Barbuda; Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 2019
  • Pediatric ECHORN Cohort Study
    Bridgetown, Barbados; Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago; Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands; San Juan, Puerto Rico 2018
  • Diabetes Prevention with Lifestyle Intervention and Metformin Escalation (LIME)
    Bridgetown, Barbados; Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago; Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands; Carolina, Puerto Rico 2016
  • Integrating HIV Care into a Medication Assisted Treatment Program in Tanzania
    Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (2014-2017)

Honors & Recognition

Raymond Wong Fellowship2010

Departments & Organizations