Sadie Elisseou MD

Adjunct Instructor, General Internal Medicine

72 E. Concord Street | (617) 358-7492
Sadie Elisseou

General Internal Medicine


Dr. Elisseou is a medical educator and general internist. She received her BA and MD through the eight-year Program in Liberal Medical Education (PLME) at Brown University. She then completed residency and chief residency at the Yale Internal Medicine Primary Care Residency Program. Since that time, Dr. Elisseou has been working as a primary care physician in the VA healthcare system. She recently served as Course Leader for the Doctoring clinical skills course at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. Dr. Elisseou currently has a full-time clinical practice, teaches at Harvard Medical School and Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine, and enjoys research, education, and consulting in the field of trauma-informed care.


Medicine, MD, Brown University School of Medicine, 2010

BA, Brown University, 2006


Published on 5/19/2023

Ashworth H, Lewis-O'Connor A, Grossman S, Brown T, Elisseou S, Stoklosa H. Trauma-informed care (TIC) best practices for improving patient care in the emergency department. Int J Emerg Med. 2023 May 19; 16(1):38. PMID: 37208640.

Published on 8/30/2022

Elisseou S, Adams E, Adler M. A Trauma-Informed Approach to Peer Physical Examination. MedEdPORTAL. 2022; 18:11273. PMID: 36118916.

Published on 6/13/2022

Elisseou S, Holt SR. Effective Strategies for Planning and Facilitating Morning Report. J Grad Med Educ. 2022 06; 14(3):260-264. PMID: 35754651.

Published on 7/1/2020

Gerber MR, Elisseou S, Sager ZS, Keith JA. Trauma-Informed Telehealth in the COVID-19 Era and Beyond. Fed Pract. 2020 Jul; 37(7):302-308. PMID: 32908333.

Published on 1/25/2019

Elisseou S, Puranam S, Nandi M. A Novel, Trauma-Informed Physical Examination Curriculum for First-Year Medical Students. MedEdPORTAL. 2019 01 25; 15:10799. PMID: 30800999.

Published on 3/24/2018

Elisseou S, Puranam S, Nandi M. A novel, trauma-informed physical examination curriculum. Med Educ. 2018 05; 52(5):555-556. PMID: 29572928.

Published on 9/5/2017

Schrier MW, Rougas SC, Schrier EW, Elisseou S, Warrie S. Intimate Partner Violence Screening and Counseling: An Introductory Session for Health Care Professionals. MedEdPORTAL. 2017 09 05; 13:10622. PMID: 30800823.

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