Amita Sudhir, MD


Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Residency Program Director, Department of Emergency Medicine

P.O. Box 800699
Charlottesville, VA 22908-0699
Phone: (434) 924-8485
Fax: (434) 924-2877




  • Swarthmore College (1999)
  • M.D. University of Virginia School of Medicine (2003)
  • Residency, Emergency Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA (2007)
  • Fellowship, Medical Education, University of Virginia, Department of Emergency Medicine, Charlottesville, VA (2008)

Clinical and Research Interests

  • Procedural competency
  • Technology in education, “flipping the classroom”

Selected Publication

  • Moak JH, Shannon RL, Riordan JP, Sudhir A, and Yan, G. Training in transvaginal sonography using pelvic ultrasound simulators versus live models: a randomized controlled trial. Academic Medicine 2014; 89(7). Accepted for publication, published ahead-of-print.
  • Althoff SO, Sudhir A, and Woods, WA. A study of the surface characteristics of homemade ultrasound phantoms.Critical Ultrasound Journal 2010; 2(2): 53-57