Sadie Elisseou, MD
Sadie Elisseou, MD

MD, Boston VA Healthcare System, Clinical Instructor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Adjunct Instructor of Medicine at Boston University School of Medicine

Sadie Elisseou, MD is a primary care physician in the Boston VA Healthcare System, a Clinical Instructor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Adjunct Instructor of Medicine at Boston University School of Medicine, and a nationally recognized expert in the field of trauma-informed care (TIC), an organizational framework for supporting survivors of various forms of trauma. 


Dr. Elisseou's award-winning curriculum on ‘trauma-informed physical examination’ is now being taught at medical schools and healthcare institutions across the country. Dr. Elisseou is the co-chair of the Veterans Health Association TIC Collaborative and a member of the Trauma-Informed Health Care, Education and Research (TIHCHER) collaborative and the Harvard Medical School TIC Steering Committee. She enjoys creating evidence-based platforms to help professionals build resilience using trauma-informed practices.