Michelle S. Abreu

Assistant Course Director, Patient- Doctor and Practice of Medicine 1 & 2

Main Affiliation

CUNY School of Medicine

Additional Departments/Affiliated Programs

Academic Affairs


Harris Hall



Michelle Abreu

Michelle S. Abreu


Dr. Abreu began a life-long love of helping others with their health as an Emergency Medical Technician. Soon thereafter she manifested her desire to teach others as an EMT lab instructor. Having a passion for holistic wellness and healthcare, she became a Doctor of Chiropractic with a focus on helping patients restore and maintain good health. Dr. Abreu has further specialized in nutritional assessment and counseling, and is a Certified Health Coach by the National Society of Health Coaches.  After 14 years of private practice, she once again embraced her love of teaching here at the CUNY School of Medicine.



Doctor of Chiropractic, 1999, Life University, Georgia

Certified Health Coach, 2015, National Society of Health Coaches

Community Involvement

Research Interest: Doctor-patient communication, health coaching, nutrition