Namita Jayaprakash, MB BcH BAO, MRCEM, is a board-certified emergency medicine and critical care medicine physician based in Detroit, Michigan. Dr. Jayaprakash is the Associate Medical Director for Quality for the Department of Emergency Medicine at Henry Ford Hospital and the Physician Lead for the Henry Ford Health System Sepsis Program. Additionally, she is a clinical assistant professor in emergency medicine at Wayne State University.
After graduating from University College Dublin in the Republic of Ireland, Dr. Jayaprakash completed a basic specialist training scheme in the Republic of Ireland and gained a competitive and esteemed Membership (by examination) to the Royal College of Emergency Medicine for the UK and Ireland. Following this, she completed an emergency medicine residency at Henry Ford Hospital and then a critical care fellowship at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.
Dr. Jayaprakash is passionate about enhancing sepsis care and early interventions in critical illness. Her vision is delivered through her clinical practice in emergency medicine and medical intensive care; her commitment to process improvement; and her research focused on early interventions in critical illness and sepsis.