Dr. Shantie Harkisoon’s career in family medicine began as a provider at North Hudson Community Action Corporation, a not-for-profit organization based in northern New Jersey. A year later, she became faculty and later assistant program director at the NYMC Family Medicine Residency Program in Jamaica, Queens. In 2006, Dr. Harkisoon joined the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center Family Medicine Residency Program in Brooklyn, New York, as the assistant program director from where she was recruited to start a new program.
Dr. Harkisoon earned her medical degree at the University Of Kentucky College Of Medicine, she completed residency at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, a faculty development fellowship at the Institute for Urban Family Health in Manhattan and a Program Director Development Fellowship with the Association of Family Medicine Residency Directors. She is a member of the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine and Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians. She lives with her husband and two daughters in Briarcliff Manor, NY.