Melto James Eliades

Melto James Eliades, MD, MPH

  • ASSISTANT CLINICAL PROFESSOR | Emergency Medicine

Specialty:

Emergency Medicine

.Dr. Eliades is an Emergency Medicine physician and epidemiologist.  He holds a bachelor of science degree from the University of Michigan, a medical degree from Wayne State University, a master’s of public health from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, and completed the Epidemic Intelligence Service fellowship at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In addition to his work as an emergency physician, Dr. Eliades has worked in global health for over 20years for U.S.G and U.N. agencies, non-governmental organizations, and was previously faculty in the Department of Population and Family Health at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health. The focus of his work has included humanitarian response and refugee health, emergency health systems development, and malaria control and prevention in over 30 countries. He has served on WHO's technical expert group for artemisinin resistance, and numerous other advisory groups. He's published numerous peer-reviewed publications, abstracts, CDC MMWRs, and book chapters. He recently returned from two years in Southeast Asia running a four-country, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation-funded malaria elimination initiative. Dr. Eliades returns to Mount Sinai to support ongoing global health initiatives and help develop partnerships with Indian Health Services to serve Native American communities. He has basic conversational skills in Spanish and French. 

Certifications

American Board of Emergency Medicine

Education

MD, Wayne State University

Physicians who provide services at hospitals and facilities in the Mount Sinai Health System might not participate in the same health plans as those Mount Sinai hospitals and facilities (even if the physicians are employed or contracted by those hospitals or facilities).

Information regarding insurance participation and billing by this physician may be found on this page, and can also be obtained by contacting this provider directly. Because physicians insurance participation can change, the insurance information on this page may not always be up-to-date. Please contact this physician directly to obtain the most up-to-date insurance information.

Insurance and health plan networks that the various Mount Sinai Health System hospitals and facilities participate in can be found on the Mount Sinai Health System website.