Nicole Sirotin, MD, is Chief of Internal Medicine in the Medical Subspecialties Institute at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi.
Prior to joining Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Dr. Sirotin was Assistant Professor of Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College. She cared for patients in both inpatient and ambulatory settings, supervised residents in clinical encounters, and taught multiple courses to both residents and medical students.
Dr. Sirotin also served as Medical Director of the Weill Cornell Center for Human Rights and continued her research career as a recipient of the Cornell University-Ithaca, Weill Cornell Medical College Seed Grant Award for an investigation of food insecurity in northern Uganda.
Prior to Weill Cornell, Dr. Sirotin was Associate Program Director of the Primary Care/Social Medicine Residency Program Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center. She also co-directed the Global Health course and was an Attending Physician in the Bronx Human Rights Center.
Dr. Sirotin earned her medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey Medical School and completed her residency in Primary Care/General Internal Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco, with a Health Equities Area of Distinction. After residency, Dr. Sirotin completed a research fellowship in Global Public Health at the University of California, San Diego.
Dr. Sirotin’s greatest accomplishments have always been the positive changes she has helped her patients realize, whether they were New Yorkers struggling with diabetes and obesity, Ugandans with heart disease, or refugees seeking asylum in the US.