Elham Yousef, MD
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Residency - Rush-Copley Medical Center
Aurora, IL USA
Residency - Assiut University Hospitals
Medical School - Assiut University Faculty of Medicine
- Advanced Peer Coaching, CCF
- Assistant Professor of Medicine, of Cleveland Clinic Lerner College (CCLCM) of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University (CWRU).
- Executive MBA- Executive Master of Business Administration program- of Weathered School of Management of Case Western Reserve, class of 2020.
- Masters in Clinical Science (MSc)
- Director, Acute Care of the Foundation of Clinical Medicine of CCLCM
- Member At Large, Executive Board of the Women’s professional Staff Association (WPSA) of CCF
- Chair, Society of Hospital Medicine Diagnosis Error Subcommittee
- Member At Large, American College of Physicians, Ohio Chapter Governor’s Advisory Council.
- Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine, Education Committee
- Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine, Policy and Advocacy Committee
- Society of Hospital Medicine Diagnosis, Hospital Quality and Patient Safety Committee.
- Ohio Patient Safety Association, Diagnosis Errors Subcommittee
- Treasure and Members out reach, Lake Erie Chapter, Society of Hospital Medicine.
- Family Medicine
- Internal Medicine
Adult Inpatient Hospital Medicine, Perioperative Medicine, Quality and Patient Safety with special interest in Diagnosis Errors and Diagnosis Safety, Medical Education, Clinical Reasoning, Critical Thinking, Professional Development, Professional Women Advancement and Advanced Peer Coaching.
Awards & Honors
- Fellow American College of Physicians.
- Fellow Society of Hospital Medicine
- Distinguished Educator Status, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College
- Scholarship for Outstanding Scholastic Achievement from College of Family Physicians of Canada
- Scholarship for Outstanding Scholastic Achievement from North American Primary Care Research Group.
- Scholarship for Outstanding scholastic Achievement from The Association of Family Medicine Residency Directors
- Award for Recognition of Demonstrated Ability and Commitment to Medical Education, Society of Teachers of Family Medicine.
- American College of Physician (ACP)
- Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM)
- Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine (SIDM)
- American Medical Association (AMA)
- Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM)
- American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)
- Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM)
Research & Publications
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As of 3/1/2018, Dr. Yousef has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.
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37 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
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Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
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|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.8|
|Knows Medical History||4.2|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.6|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.7|
2 Patient Comments
Reviewed on May 15, 2018
very good experience during a very scary time for me. loved this doctor, kind and reassuring.
Reviewed on Apr 24, 2018
I appreciate the doctors concern and explanation regarding one of my medications and the possible effects it could cause for my long term health care.
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