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Dr. Nicholas Yeldo


Nicholas Yeldo, M.D. is a native of Metro Detroit, Michigan.  He completed his BA in English Literature at The University of Michigan and went on to complete his medical school training at Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, MI.  He then left home to complete residency in Anesthesiology at The Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA and then completed two fellowships in Critical Care and then Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology at The University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, MI.  His first faculty position at the Detroit Medical Center where he acted as Associate Program Director for the Anesthesiology Residency program for two years.  He was recruited to Henry Ford Hospital to take over as Director of Educational Programs and Residency Program Director in 2017.  Since then he has transformed the program into a progressive, innovative educational and training experience focused on advanced educational paradigms and physician wellness.  His research interests include innovative educational approaches to resident education and methods to apply and assess physician well-being in graduate medical education programs.  Dr. Yeldo is heavily involved in teaching and mentorship of residents, fellows and medical students.  He is currently an Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at Wayne State University School of Medicine.  He sits on the Executive Committee of the Department of Anesthesiology, Pain and Perioperative Medicine.  He was the recent Chair of the Graduate Medical Education Council at Henry Ford Hospital and has recently accepted the position of Chair of the Graduate Medical Education Committee for the Henry Ford Health System.  He serves on various local, regional and national committees focused on resident and medical student education. 

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