- Acute Care Medicine
Senior Attending Physician
Dr. Akers is an experienced internist with over 20 years of extensive practice in leadership, education and research in academic medicine. He was trained in internal medicine at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in the US.
Prior to joining Sidra, Dr. Akers was Chief of the Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Critical Care at the University of Pittsburgh. He managed an academic hospitalist group of 36 physicians in three large tertiary care academic hospitals. He was the associate program director of the internal medicine residency program at UPMC Mercy Hospital