Throughout his career, Dr. Yehia has advocated on behalf of patients to improve the quality of healthcare delivery, eliminate health disparities, and promote public health. He has held top leadership positions in government and national organizations, serving on multiple boards and committees.

Selected Leadership Positions

Board of Directors, Center for Medical Interoperability

Board of Regents, American College of Physicians

Board of Governors, American College of Physicians

Board of Trustees, The Maryland State Medical Society

Chair, Council of Associates, American College of Physicians

Chair, LGBT Advisory Committee, American Medical Association

Council on Medical Education, American Medical Association

Council of Subspecialty Societies, American College of Physicians

Health and Public Policy Committee, American College of Physicians

Clinical Affairs Committee, Infectious Diseases Society of America

Chair, Resident and Fellow Section, American Medical Association

President, Resident and Fellow Section, The Maryland State Medical Society


Selected Awards
and Honors

Becker's Top Healthcare Leader Under 40

The John D. Chase Award for Executive Excellence

Disabled American Veterans (DAV) Special Achievement Award

MarCom Platinum Communications Award

American College of Physicians Walter J. McDonald Award

American Medical Association Foundation Leadership Award

University of Florida Outstanding Young Alumni Award

American Society of Microbiology Young Investigator HIV Award

Robert Austrian Award in Infectious Diseases

University of Florida Hall of Fame

Special Citation for Fellows-in-Training, Infectious Diseases Society of America

Young Investigator Award, Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections

American College of Physicians Florida Chapter Outstanding Medical Student Award

University of Florida A.J. Block Critical Care Medicine Award

University of Florida American Medical Association Excellence in Leadership Award

University of Florida Outstanding Four-Year Academic Scholar

University of Florida Anderson Scholar of Highest Distinction

University of Florida Research Scholar

Who’s Who in America

Gold Humanism Honor Society

Alpha Omega Alpha

Phi Beta Kappa