Saadia Akhtar

Saadia Akhtar, MD

  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Emergency Medicine


Emergency Medicine

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