Yvonne Atherly-John, MD

Department: Emergency Medicine



Dr. Atherly-John is an Attending Physician in the Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, where she is also a Pediatric Advanced Life Support instructor. Dr. Atherly-John is board-certified in Pediatric Emergency Medicine, and she is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

Education & Training

Medical School:
University of Havana, Cuba


  • Internship, Residency and Chief Residency: St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center
  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship: Jacobi Medical Center

Honors & Awards


  • Atherly-John YC, Cunningham SJ, Crain EF: A randomized trial of oral vs intravenous rehydration in a pediatric emergency department. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 2002;156:1240-3.