Saadia Akhtar, MD
- ASSOCIATE DEAN FOR TRAINEE WELL-BEING IN GRADUATE MEDICAL EDUCATION
- ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Emergency Medicine
- ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Medical Education
Dr. Saadia Akhtar is the Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education and the Program Director for the Emergency Medicine Residency at Mount Sinai Beth Israel at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. She completed a five year, Combined Residency in Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine at Beth Israel Medical Center. Dr. Akhtar is nationally recognized for her work with several organizations and activities. She is the President for the Council of Emergency Medicine Residency Directors (CORD), the national organization for Emergency Medicine Program Directors. Dr. Akhtar also is an Oral Board Examiner for the American Board of Emergency Medicine.
American Board of Emergency Medicine
MD, Aga Khan Med. Col., Aga Khan Univ.
Residency, Emergency Medicine, Beth Israel Medical Center
Community Healthcare Leadership Award
New York City Council Citation
Fellow- New York Academy of Medicine
American Pain Society Scholarship Program
Best Faculty Runner-Up at the Semi-Final CPC Competition
The Faculty Teacher of the Year Award
Employee of the Month- March
Outstanding Academic Achievement Senior Resident Award
The Barbara Carroll Memorial Award for excellence in medical care,
Dr. Akhtar has a variety of research interests and has published on emergency ultrasound and medical education.