Rahel Teferra, M.D.

Healthcare Professional
Rahel Teferra, M.D.

Rahel Teferra, M.D.

Education:

Gondar College of Medical Sciences, Ethiopia Doctor of Medicine (MD). Nazareth Secondary School, Ethiopia Secondary School.

Internship and Residency:

  • Howard University Hospital, Washington, DC Internal Medicine Residency
    Assistant Chief Resident
  • Addis Ababa University Medical Faculty, Ethiopia Pediatrics Residency

Fellowship:

  • University of Louisville Medical Center Sleep Fellowship
  • The Wexner Medical Center at Ohio State University Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship
  • George Washington University Health Policy Fellowship

Board Certification:

Internal Medicine – ABIM 2010
Pulmonary Medicine – ABIM 2012

Professional Organizations:

American Academy of Sleep Medicine
American College of Chest Physicians
American Thoracic Society

Awards:

Best resident academic performance award (HUH 2010)

ATS travel award (ATS 2012)

Publications:

Diagnosis and Management of Concomitant Cystic Fibrosis in Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Clinical Pulmonary Medicine. May 2013; 20(3): 113-116

Obstructive sleep apnea in bariatric surgery patients. Chest physician: Sept 2012 – P16

A community based study of urogenital chlamydia trachomatis in males aged fifteen years and above, Dembia District, northwest Ethiopia. Ethiop Med J. 2002 Jul; 40(3):251-7