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Katonah Doctor Honored For Global Health Efforts

November 27, 2017

Rifat Latifi, M.D. headshotWhile many physicians travel around the globe to treat patients in underdeveloped nations, few like Rifat Latifi, MD, FACS, Director of the Department Surgery and Chief of Trauma and General Surgery at Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), can say they are responsible for bringing advanced medicine to those countries in a more permanent form. Dr. Latifi was recently honored by the Westchester County Business Journal with a Doctors of Distinction award in the No Land Too Far category, recognizing his efforts to bring advanced medicine to people around the world.

NYMC Faculty: Rifat Latifi, M.D., professor of surgery

Source: Bedford Patch