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Fouad Lajam

  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR Thoracic Surgery
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  • Thoracic Surgery

  • American Board of Surgery


  • MD, University of Santo Domingo

  • Residency, Internal Medicine
    City Hospital Center at Elmhurst

  • Residency, Surgery
    Mount Sinai Hospital

  • Residency, Cardiothoracic Surg.
    Mount Sinai Hospital

Industry Relationships

Physicians and scientists on the faculty of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai often interact with pharmaceutical, device and biotechnology companies to improve patient care, develop new therapies and achieve scientific breakthroughs. In order to promote an ethical and transparent environment for conducting research, providing clinical care and teaching, Mount Sinai requires that salaried faculty inform the School of their relationships with such companies.

Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Lajam during 2014 and/or 2015. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.


  • St. Jude Medical, Inc.

Mount Sinai's faculty policies relating to faculty collaboration with industry are posted on our website at Patients may wish to ask their physician about the activities they perform for companies.

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  • Aetna
  • Aetna U.S. Healthcare - HMO
  • Amerigroup
  • Beech Street
  • CIGNA - Indemnity
  • CIGNA Healthcare HMO
  • Choice Care
  • Devon Health Services
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • GHI Group
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HealthNet
  • HealthPlus, Inc.
  • Healthfirst
  • Island Group
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan/PHCS
  • Neighborhood Health Providers, LLC
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • United Empire
  • United Healthcare


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