Dr. Elamin (Amin) M. Elamin is the Chief of Staff, Bay Pines VA Healthcare System in Bay Pines, Florida. Also, He is Assistant Dean and a Professor of Medicine at University of South Florida in Tampa.
Dr. Elamin earned his medical degree and a Master of Science degree in surgery from the Ain Shams University Faculty of Medicine in Cairo, Egypt (1982, 1986), where he also completed a residency in general and pediatric surgery (1987).
He then completed a fellowship in pediatric surgery at Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt (1989). Afterward he completed a general surgery internship at the Catholic Medical Center in New York City (1990) followed by a three-year residency in internal medicine at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Urbana-Champaign (1993). Finally, he completed a two-year fellowship in critical care medicine at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., (1995).
Dr. Elamin is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Critical care Medicine, in addition he is certified by the Egyptian Board of Surgery. He is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and the American College of Chest Physicians.
Dr. Elamin has an extensive expertise in medical, burn and neurosurgery critical care. In addition, he has a long experience in conducting clinical and translational research and was awarded several grants to continue his studies in sepsis, acute respiratory distress syndrome, clinical nutrition and ICU sedation. He has many original publications in the field of pulmonary, critical care medicine and nutrition.

Topics of Interest

Life After Mayo


Mayo Clinic Education

Other Education

Name: Ain Shams Univ - Cairo, Egypt

Degree: MDS

Year: 1982

Fields of Practice

  • Pulmonary Diseases
  • Critical Care Medicine


Name: Mayo Clinic Alumni Association
Role: MCAA Lifetime Membership

Name: Plummer Society
Role: Alumni Member

Professional Organizations

Name: University of South Florida
Role: Assistant Dean & Professor of Medicine

Name: Bay Pines VA Healthcare System, Bay Pines, Florida
Role: Chief of Staff