Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, and Director, Emergency Medicine Health Policy Fellowship, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, D.C.; Assistant Professor, Department of Health Policy, Milken Institute of Public Health, George Washington University
Emergency Medicine Residency, University of Maryland Medical System Department of Emergency Medicine, Baltimore
MD, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill (2003)
Dr. Liferidge is an Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Health Policy at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Milken Institute School of Public Health in Washington, DC. There, she serves as Co-Director of the Department of Emergency Medicine’s Health Policy Fellowship, which trains physicians to be future public health and health policy leaders. She also serves as a Learning Community Leader, Clinical Public Health Mentor, Professional Development Mentor, and Clinical Skills and Reasoning Instructor in the School of Medicine. Dr. Liferidge has always been very active in her national specialty organization, the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) and was most recently elected to the ACEP Board of Directors which advocates for emergency physicians and patients worldwide. She is the chief executive officer of the Dr. Aisha Liferidge Minority Women in Science Foundation (MWSF), a non-profit organization that empowers the dreams of future leaders with interest in science careers. Dr. Liferidge is a published author and speaker whose areas of interest and expertise are in public health, health policy, access to quality care, coordinated care, and diversity and inclusion. She obtained her Bachelor of Science degree from Duke University, her Medical Doctor degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and her Master of Public Health degree from the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.