Dr. Micaela Bayard joined Mount Sinai as a Rheumatologist in 2017. After completing her undergraduate studies at Brown University, Dr. Bayard graduated with her medical degree from the University of Massachusetts Medical Center. She then completed her residency in Internal Medicine at NY Presbyterian Queens before continuing on to her fellowship in Rheumatology at Mount Sinai Hospital. As a double board-certified physician in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology, Dr. Bayard specializes in lupus. Additionally, Dr. Bayard is bilingual and can communicate with patients in both English and French.
In conjunction with her clinical role, Dr. Bayard serves as an Assistant Professor of Rheumatology at The Icahn School of Medicine. In her professional community, Dr. Bayard is a member of the American College of Rheumatology, the Association of Women in Rheumatology, and the National Medical Association.
Outside of her time with patients, Dr. Bayard's personal projects include a lupus support group and a storytelling project on women of color in medicine. Ultimately, she believes that medicine is about creating community for a healthier future.
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