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Hana Akselrod, MD

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  • Clinical Instructor
Medical Biography
  • Medical School
    • Mount Sinai School of Medicine - Queens Hospital Center
  • Residency
    • Maine Medical Center - Internal Medicine
  • Fellowship
    • George Washington University - Infectious Disease
Board Certified
  • Infectious Disease

Dr. Hana Akselrod is a clinical instructor of medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases at The GW Medical Faculty Associates. She received her B.S. degree in Biochemistry from Brandeis University, her M.P.H. with a concentration in Epidemiology and Biostatistics from Yale University, and her M.D. from Mount Sinai School of Medicine. She completed her internal medicine residency training at Maine Medical Center and an infectious disease fellowship at George Washington University (GW).

Her areas of interest include HIV, opportunistic infections, travel medicine, and public health. She is currently collaborating with researchers in the DC Center for AIDS Research in studies of HIV-related processes in aging. While in residency she took a leading role in medical curriculum revision, and her teaching activities at GW include mentoring residents in the Quality Improvement Curriculum.

Dr. Akselrod’s awards while in training include the Mount Sinai award for Outstanding Student Leadership in 2010, and the Tufts University-Maine Medical Center Education Innovations Grant in 2015.

She is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, and is board eligible in Infectious Diseases. Dr. Akselrod is licensed in the District of Columbia.