Sonia Y. Angell, MD

Board Certifications: 
Internal Medicine
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Overview

Dr. Angell received her medical degree from the University of California San Francisco and completed residency at Brigham Women's Hospital. She has a Diploma in Tropical Medicine and Hygiene from the London School, and a Master’s in Public Health from the University of Michigan. She was a Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar. As a public health expert, Dr. Angell works on policies and programs that make places where we live, work and play, healthier for all of us. She is the former director of the California State Department of Public Health and served as California’s State Public Health Officer. She was previously Deputy Commissioner at the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, overseeing the Division of Prevention and Primary Care, and was the founder and director of the Health Department’s Cardiovascular Disease Program. She was also a Senior Advisor for Global Noncommunicable Diseases at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

  • Bacterial Infection
  • General Internal Medicine
  • Immunizations
  • Primary Care
  • Respiratory Infection
  • Sinusitis

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Gender

  • Female

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Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • MD Doctor of Medicine , 1999 UCSF / University of California San Francisco / School of Medicine
  • MD, 1999 University Of CA San Francisco
  • Internship: 2000 Brigham Health / Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Residency: 2002 Brigham & Women's Hospital
  • Residency: 2002 Brigham Health / Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Fellowship: University of Michigan Hospitals
  • Fellowship: 2004 Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine