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Yolanda Haywood, MD, Emergency Medicine, Washington, DC, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital


Emergency Medicine Washington, DC

Assoc Prof, Emergency Medicine, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences

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Education & Training

  • MedStar Health/Georgetown-Washington Hospital Center
    MedStar Health/Georgetown-Washington Hospital CenterResidency, Emergency Medicine, 1987 - 1990
  • George Washington University
    George Washington UniversityInternship, Internal Medicine, 1986 - 1987
  • Howard University College of Medicine
    Howard University College of MedicineClass of 1986
  • The George Washington University
    The George Washington UniversityB.S, Physician Assistant, 1977 - 1981
  • Howard University Graduate School
    Howard University Graduate SchoolMasters, Cell Biology, 1974 - 1978
  • Howard University
    Howard UniversityB.S, Zoology, 1970 - 1974

Certifications & Licensure

  • VA State Medical License
    VA State Medical License 1900 - Present
  • DC State Medical License
    DC State Medical License 1988 - 2024

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Humanism in Medicine Award School of Medicine and Health Sciences, 2002
  • Nina Mazur Award American Association of Women Emergency Physicians, 1999
  • DC Coalition against Domestic Violence Award Outstanding Achievement in Advocacy Services, 1996
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Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Calcium Uptake and Cytochrome C Release from Normal and Ischemic Brain Mitochondria.  
    Andreyev A, Auldrige M, Rosenthal RE, Haywood Y, J Neurochem

Books/Book Chapters

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  • The Effectiveness of Emergency Medicine Residents in Obtaining Follow-up Information: A Comparison of Three Methods of Outpatient Follow-up.
    Mair P, Haywood YC, Sanford S, Shesser R, Ann of Emerg Med 1993;22:911
  • Cerebral Ischemia/Reperfusion:Neurologic Effects of Hyperoxic Resuscitation from Experimental Cardiac Arrest in Dogs.
    Rosenthal R, Miljkovic-Lolic M, Haywood YC, Fiskum G, Ann of Emerg Med 1995;25:137-38
  • Effect of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy on Cerebral Oxygen Utilization After Global Cerebral Ischemia.
    Silbergleit R, Haywood YC, Fiskum G, Rosenthal RE, Academic Emergency Medicine 1996;3(5):539-40
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  • An Unusual Case of Osteomyelitis. 
    Clinical-Pathological Case Conference: National Competition Society for Academic Emergency Physician
  • Neurologic Effects of Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment After Resuscitation from Experimental Cardiac Arrest. 
    American College of Emergency Physicians Research Forum Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Modification of Ischemic Brain Injury through variations in inspired oxygen. 
    6th International Symposium on Pharmacology of Cerebral Ischemia Marburg, Germany
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Press Mentions

  • Mothers, Hospitals Aim to Tackle Racial Disparities in Maternal Care
    Mothers, Hospitals Aim to Tackle Racial Disparities in Maternal CareOctober 28th, 2020
  • GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences Establishes the Anti-Racism Coalition
    GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences Establishes the Anti-Racism CoalitionJune 19th, 2020

Hospital Affiliations