Program Director, Family Medicine Residency
Dr. Hossam Hafez serves as the Family Medicine program director and chief of Hospitalist Services for Health Quest. His primary responsibilities are to oversee hospital-based physicians, provide patient care at Health Quest hospitals, and oversee the education of the family medicine residents primarily based at Northern Dutchess Hospital and the outpatient Family Medicine Practice.
Dr. Hafez attended the Alexandria School of Medicine in Egypt, and in 2009 completed his residency in family medicine at McLaren Flint/Michigan State School of Medicine. Following graduation from residency, he was a family practitioner and faculty member in the same program; winning awards for teaching and mentoring. In addition to his graduate medical education responsibilities, he was appointed to an associate professorship at Michigan State College of Human Medicine.
Dr. Hafez has an established passion for education, patient care, and community collaboration. He is excited to develop the family medicine residency program and be a part of GME at Health Quest.