Dr. Andre Persaud is Director of Ancillary Training at PM Pediatrics, responsible for the development of training materials, standards, competency assessment tools and continuing education for ancillary staff to establish a nationally consistent program of excellent care. He also serves as Medical Director for PM Pediatrics of Spring Valley, where he oversees all medical operations for the practice. Before assuming the role of Director of Ancillary Training, Dr. Persaud served as Regional Medical Director for the Northern New York sites at PM Pediatrics. Dr. Persaud is board certified in both Pediatric Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics. He completed a Fellowship in Pediatric Emergency Medicine at Akron Children’s Hospital where he authored and presented several award-winning papers on Pediatric Emergency Medicine. Dr. Persaud completed his Pediatric internship and residency at NY Medical College/Westchester Medical Center, where he also served as Chief Resident. He received his medical degree from the Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education and Upstate Medical University for a combined college-to-medical school program.