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



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

Clinical and Research Interests

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

Books and/or Chapters

Invited Chapters:

  • Sudhir, A, Perina D, Mechanical Low Back Pain, Rosen’s Emergency Medicine Concepts and Clinical Practice, Marx J, Hockberger R, Walls R, Ed, 9th ed. Elsevier, Philadelphia, PA, 2018, p 569-576

Selected Publication

  • Sudhir A, Mor N. A primary care alternative to a hospital-based approach to COVID-19 in India. J Glob Health. 2020;10:020346.
  • Moak JH, Larese SR, Riordan JP, Sudhir A, Yan G. Training in transvaginal sonography using pelvic ultrasound simulators versus live models: a randomized controlled trial. Academic Medicine 89(7), 2014.
  • Althoff SO, Sudhir A, Woods WA. A Study of the Surface Characteristics of Homemade Ultrasound Phantoms. Critical Ultrasound Journal 2(2):53-57, 2010.