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Sullafa Kadura, M.D., M.B.A.

Sullafa Kadura, M.D., M.B.A.

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Internal Medicine

UR Medicine Faculty The University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group (URMFG) consists of over 900 specialist and primary care providers spanning 19 departments. URMFG is certified by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.
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Locations

Comprehensive Sleep Center - Brighton

Westfall Park
2337 South Clinton Avenue, Building 4
Rochester, NY 14618

About Me

Dr. Kadura, originally from Canastota, NY, completed her undergraduate studies at Syracuse University and earned her medical degree at Universidad Central del Caribe in Puerto Rico. Following this, she pursued her internal medicine residency here at URMC. She practiced hospital medicine for nearly a...
Dr. Kadura, originally from Canastota, NY, completed her undergraduate studies at Syracuse University and earned her medical degree at Universidad Central del Caribe in Puerto Rico. Following this, she pursued her internal medicine residency here at URMC. She practiced hospital medicine for nearly a decade, during which she actively engaged in quality improvement initiatives and took pleasure in teaching medical students and residents. Dr. Kadura furthered her education by obtaining an MBA through the University of Rochester's Simon Business School.

Motivated to play a more integral role in her patients' overall health and well-being, Dr. Kadura underwent specialized sleep medicine training. As a faculty member at the sleep disorders center, she dedicates herself to evaluating and treating patients with a spectrum of sleep disorders, encompassing obstructive sleep apnea, insomnia, restless legs syndrome, and circadian rhythm sleep-wake disorders. Dr. Kadura maintains her involvement with inpatient care at Highland Hospital.

Beyond her clinical responsibilities, she contributes to the URMC Clinical Informatics team, holding the role of Director of Informatics, where she brings her expertise to enhance the intersection of healthcare and information technology.

Languages

English, Arabic, Spanish

Certified Specialties

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

Sleep Medicine - American Board of Sleep Medicine

Faculty Appointments

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine - Department of Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care (SMD)

Credentials

Residency & Fellowship

Fellowship, Sleep Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center. 2020 - 2021

Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center. 2011 - 2013

Internship, Internal Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center. 2010 - 2011

Education

MBA | Simon Business School. 2020

MS | Simon Business School. 2017

MD | Universidad Central De Caribe School Of Medicine (Puerto Rico). 2010

Awards

Team Excellence Finalist, Silver Award. 2020

John R. Williams Legacy Award. 2019

UR Pursuing Excellence Leader. 2018

Shining Example. 2016 - 2018

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. 2009

Research

Dr. Kadura's research interests include leveraging technology to identify and improve sleep in inpatient settings and the development of effective clinical decision support in the electronic health record.
Dr. Kadura's research interests include leveraging technology to identify and improve sleep in inpatient settings and the development of effective clinical decision support in the electronic health record.

Publications

Journal Articles

Sleeping with one cerebrum open: patient and staff perceptions of sleep quality and quantity on an inpatient neurology unit.

Kadura S, Poulakis A, Roberts DE, Arora VM, Darrow SN, Eisner L, Ibarra M, Lin J, Wang L, Pigeon WR

Journal of clinical sleep medicine : JCSM : official publication of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.. 2023 December 8 Epub 12/08/2023.

A patient-centered approach to acute inpatient insomnia.

Kadura S, Stewart NH, Pigeon W

Journal of hospital medicine.. 2023 September 17 Epub 09/17/2023.

Moving beyond alerts: Electronic health record strategies to improve inpatient Parkinson's disease care.

Kadura S, Schneider RB

Parkinsonism & related disorders.. 2023 August 22 :105819. Epub 08/22/2023.

Perspective: leveraging the electronic health record to improve sleep in the hospital.

Kadura S, Siala T, Arora VM

Journal of clinical sleep medicine : JCSM : official publication of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.. 2023 February 119 (2):421-423. Epub 1900 01 01.