Dr. Wafaa El-Sadr MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Wafaa El-Sadr is an infectious disease specialist in New York, New York and is affiliated with Harlem Hospital Center. She received her medical degree from Cairo University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 39 years. She is one of 5 doctors at Harlem Hospital Center who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Hospital Affiliation

Harlem Hospital Center

Education & Medical Training

Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center
Residency, General Practice, 1976–1977

Cabrini Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1977–1979

VA Medical Center (New York NY)
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 1979–1980

Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 1980–1983

Cairo University School of Medicine
Class of 1975

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Infectious Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2010

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2011

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2012

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2013

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2010

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2011

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2012

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2013

Elected Member, Institute of Medicine
2009

Publications & Presentations

Letting HIV transform academia--embracing implementation science.
El-Sadr, W. M.,Philip, N. M.,Justman, J.

Performance of symptom-based tuberculosis screening among people living with HIV: not as great as hoped.
Ahmad Khan, F.,Verkuijl, S.,Parrish, A.,Chikwava, F.,Ntumy, R.,El-Sadr, W.,Howard, A. A.

'There's no place like home': perceptions of home-based HIV testing in Lesotho.
Mantell, J. E.,Dicarlo, A. L.,Remien, R. H.,Zerbe, A.,Morris, D.,Pitt, B.,Nkonyana, J. P.,Abrams, E. J.,El-Sadr, W.

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