Credentials

Zergabachew Asfaw, MD FACP 

Education and Academic Honor:

  • Fellowship in Geriatrics medicine, Our lady of Mercy Medical Center (1996 – 1997)
  • Residency in Internal Medicine, Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center (1993 – 1996)
  • Post Graduate training: Research fellow, Yale University, school of medicine (1989 – 1991)
  • Honor Award: Third World Medical Research Foundation Honor Award (1989)

Credentials:

  • Diplomat in Geriatrics Medicine (1998)
  • Diplomat, American Board of Internal Medicine (1997)
  • New York State License, the State Education Department, NY (1996)
  • Residency Diploma, New York Medical College (1996)
  • Fellow Ship Certificate, Yale University School of medicine (1992)
  • Doctor of Medicine, Addis Ababa University School of Medicine (1987)

Work Experience:

  • 2000- Current: Private practice, Internal Medicine and Geriatrics.
  • 1997- 2000: Research Coordinator and Primary Care Physician, Jewish Home and Hospital, Bronx
  • 1993- 1997: Postgraduate training program, our lady of Mercy medical center.
  • 1991- 1993: Researcher, Naval Research Institute, Bethesda MD

Professional Associations:

  • American Medical Directors Associations (member)
  • American Geriatrics Society (member)
  • American College of Physicians (member)
  • American Medical Association (member)
  • Ethiopian Medical Association (x-member)

Hospital Appointments:

  • Monteflore Medical Center, Bronx, NY