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Nabil El Sanadi

Nabil El Sanadi, MD

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  • Meet Dr. El Sanadi

    Editorial: Why, and how, South Florida pill mills must be shut down by Dr. Nabil El Sanadi
    Sun-Sentinel, April 17, 2011

    What Happens in an Emergency (video)

    Dr. El Sanadi talks about the H1N1 vaccine (video)


    Dr. Nabil El Sanadi is the chief of emergency medicine for Broward Health. He graduated from Ohio State University with honors in medicine and public health. Following medical school, he completed a medicine residency and a one-year cardiology research fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio. He also obtained a Masters of Business Administration at Weather Head School of Management in Cleveland, Ohio. He is certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine and has been a regular presenter at the American College of Emergency Physicians National Scientific Assemblies since 1994. He has served as Chair of the Strategic Planning International Committee for the American Heart/Inter-American Heart Foundation. Dr. El Sanadi is a visiting professor at the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil. He is a past president of the Florida College of Emergency Physicians and a clinical professor of medicine at the University of Miami. Governor Bush appointed him to Chair the State’s Task Force on Domestic Violence from 1999 to 2001, and in 2002, he was appointed to the Florida Board of Medicine. He is also the Medical Director for Broward County Sheriff’s Office Fire Rescue Services and Medical Director for the City of Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue Services. He was a member of the Board of Governor for the Florida Medical Association (F.M.A.) between 2002 and 2010. He is currently the chair of the F.M.A. council for Ethical and Judicial Affairs. He was recently re-appointed to the Broward County Emergency Medical Services Council.