Dr. Assaad received her medical degree from St. Christopher Iba Mar Diop College of Medicine in Dakar, Senegal. She completed an internship and residency in internal medicine from the University of Illinois at Chicago Louis A. Weiss Memorial Hospital in Chicago, Ill.
Dr. Assaad is board certified in internal medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine. She is a member of the American Medical Association, Society of Critical Care Medicine, American College of Chest Physicians, American College of Physicians and Canadian Critical Care Society. Her special practice interests include global health and ICU simulation training.
Dr. Assaad joins the other providers at Critical Care Medicine.