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Abbas Hyderi MD, MPH

Associate Dean for Undergraduate Medical Education, College of Medicine University of Illinois College of MedicineFamily Medicine
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Biographical Info

Associate Professor of Clinical Family Medicine


​Chicago, Illinois


University of Illinois at Chicago


Oregon Health and Science University


Oregon Health and Science University


Masters of Public Health, Oregon Health and Science University
American Academy of HIV Medicine


Curriculum development and innovation
Medical education research
LGBT Health
Adolescent Health
Interprofessional Education
Health Policy

Dr. Hyderi is Associate Professor of Clinical Family Medicine as well as Associate Dean for Undergraduate Medical Education at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) College of Medicine with principal oversight of all four years of the curriculum. After receiving his medical degree from UIC, he completed his residency in the combined family medicine and preventive medicine residency at Oregon Health and Science University obtaining his MPH in Health Administration and Policy. He practices both inpatient and outpatient family medicine with a particular interest in HIV and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender health. He is also actively engaged in educational research and scholarship including being the Co-Chair of the Provost’s Strategic Planning Task Force on Interprofessional Education (IPE), Co-Principal Investigator for the primary care residency expansion grant for the UIC Family Medicine Residency, the Chair of the College-wide Curriculum Transformation Task Force and the Chicago campus lead for the prestigious 5-year Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Core Entrustable Activities for Entering Residency (CEPAER) Project and the team that represented the College at Harvard’s Shapiro Institute Millennium Conference focused on post-clerkship curriculum.


UIC FMR Inpatient Teacher of the Year 2014-2015
C.Thomas Bombeck Award for Contributions to Medical Education 2012
IAFP Teacher of the Year 2010
UIC Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning, Teaching Recognition Program 2010
UIC FM Teacher of the Year 2007


Midwest AIDS Training and Education Center
Faculty Speaker and Clinical Consultant, 2008-present

AIDS Foundation of Chicago
Board of Directors and Executive Committee Member as Vice President of
Policy and Programs, 2010-present
Founding Board Member Center for Housing and Health, 2013-present

Illinois Academy of Family Physicians (IAFP)
Board of Directors, 2012 – 2015

American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)
2011 National Conference of Special Constituencies (NCSC), Gay, Lesbian,
Bisexual, Transgender Co-Convener
2011 AAFP Congress of Delegates from the NCSC, Delegate and 2010
Alternate Delegate

New Life Volunteering Society (NLVS) Student Run Free Health Clinic
Volunteer Faculty and former Faculty Advisor

UIC COM Queers and Allies Student Group
Faculty Advisor

Adolescent Reproductive and Sexual Health Education Project
National Speakers’ Bureau


Michaelsen, L. K., Parmalee, D. X., Hyderi, A., & Sweet, M. (2015). Team-Based Learning: Overview and Best Evidence. (T. Brown & B. Williams, Eds.). In Evidence-based Education: Promoting best practice in the teaching and learning of health professional students. United Kingdom: Radcliffe Publishers.

Schwartz L, Hyderi A, Park YS, Lineberry M. Research Presentation. Effects of a Student-Initiated Test Preparation Curriculum Redesign on USMLE Step 1 Examination Scores. AAMC Education Meeting. Chicago, IL, November 2014.

Hyderi A, Brakman A, Fourcier M. Caring for Transgender Teens: Clinical Needs, Practice Models, and Educational Resources for Family Physicians. Lecture-Discussion. 46th Annual Spring Conference of the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine, San Antonio, TX, May 2014.

Hasnain M, Martin-Engel L, Fyda J, Homer E, Hyderi A. Training Future Physicians to Reduce Health Disparities Through Community-Engaged Research and Patient Empowerment. Lecture-Discussion. 46th Annual Spring Conference of the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine, San Antonio, TX, May 2014.

Park Y, Lineberry M, Hyderi A, Bordage G, Riddle J, Yudkowsky, R. Validity Evidence for a Patient Note Scoring Rubric based on the new USMLE Note Format. Academic Medicine, 2013; Volume 88: 1552-57.

Hyderi A, Pepple D. What is the prognosis of cervical radiculopathy? Evidence-Based Practice, 2012; 15(8): 9-10.

Reust CE, Hyderi A, Noel E. Care of the Patient With HIV/AIDS. FP Essentials, Edition No. 365. Leawood, Kan: American Academy of Family Physicians, Oct 2009.

Clinical Profile

Categories: Curricular Affairs, Department of Family Medicine - Faculty
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