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Faculty

Adult Faculty

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Rahul Sharma, M.D., MBA, CPE, FACEP
Professor and Chairman
Department of Emergency Medicine
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Josyann Abisaab, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
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Surriya Ahmad, M.D.
Instructor in Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Abdul-Aziz Ahmed, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Justin Allen
Justin R Allen, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Edward Amores, M.D., MBA
Assistant Director, Care Transitions
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Elisa Aponte
Elisa Aponte, M.D.
Associate Director, Emergency Medicine Ultrasound
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
David Bodnar
David Bodnar, M.D.
Associate Director, NYP Lower Manhattan Hospital Emergency Department
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Kristie Busch
Kristie Busch, D.O.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Wallace Carter
Wallace Carter, M.D.
Vice Chair, Clinical & Faculty Affairs
Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Michael Chary
Michael Chary, M.D.
Instructor in Emergency Medicine
Marissa Cohen
Marissa Cohen, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Louis Cooper, M.D., MBA, FACEP
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Mark Curato
Mark Curato, D.O.
Director, Sub-Internship in Emergency Medicine
Assistant Director, Emergency Medicine Residency Program
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Antonio Dajer, M.D.
Director, Quality Assurance, Lower Manhattan Hospital
Coordinator, Undergraduate Education- LMH
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Brock Daniels, M.D.
Medical Director, Community Tele-Paramedicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Brenna Farmer
Brenna Farmer, M.D., MBA
Vice Chair, Quality and Patient Safety
Site Director, NYP-Lower Manhattan Hospital
Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Alexander Fortenko
Alexander Fortenko, M.D.
Associate Director, Telemedicine
Instructor in Emergency Medicine
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Daniel Marc Friedman, D.O.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Manish Garg, M.D.
Program Director, NYP Emergency Medicine Residency Program
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine (interim)
Flavio Gaudio
Flavio G. Gaudio, M.D.
Medical Director, Nurse Practitioner Program in Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Peter Greenwald
Peter Greenwald, M.D.
Director, Telemedicine
Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Joseph Habboushe
Joseph Habboushe, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine (interim)
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Alexis Halpern, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Hanson Hsu
Hanson Hsu, M.D.
Associate Director, Telemedicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Lynn Jiang
Lynn Jiang, M.D.
Instructor in Emergency Medicine
Anne Katz
Anne R. Katz, M.D.
Assistant Program Director
NYP Emergency Medicine Residency Program
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Charles Kwon, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Richard Ian Lappin, Ph.D., M.D.
Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Christie Lech, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Tome Levy
Tome Levy, D.O.
Instructor in Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Omar Maniya, M.D.
Instructor in Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Junnie Mark-Kobashi, M.D.
Instructor in Clinical Emergency Medicine
Tina Mathew
Tina Mathew, M.D.
Instructor in Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Jeffrey Mayer, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Matthew McCarty
Matthew McCarty, M.D.
Director, Quality Assurance and Patient Safety
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Diksha Mishra
Diksha Mishra, M.D.
Instructor in Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Renu Chawla Mital, M.D.
Co-Director, Physician Wellness
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Elizabeth Moore
Elizabeth Moore, D.O.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Neel Naik, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Thomas Naparst, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Menimabasi Ndaessien, D.O.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Hamid Nia, M.D.
Instructor in Clinical Emergency Medicine
Clark Owang
Clark Owang, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Sunny Patel, M.D.
Sunny Patel, M.D.
Instructor in Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Robert Y Pelgrift , M.D.
Instructor in Emergency Medicine
Phillips Perera Jr.
Phillips Perera, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine, Interim
Rama Rao
Rama B. Rao, M.D., FACMT
Chief, Division of Medical Toxicology
Medical Director, SAFE Program
Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Junaid Razzak, M.D.
Junaid Razzak, M.D.
Vice Chair, Research
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine (Interim)
Christopher Reisig, M.D.
Christopher Reisig, M.D.
Instructor in Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Jared Rich, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Anthony E Rosen, M.D. MPH
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Jean Scofi
Jean Scofi, M.D., MBA
Director, Informatics & Analytics
Assistant Director, Healthcare Leadership and Management Fellowship
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Sam Senturia, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Kaushal Shah, M.D.
Vice Chair, Education
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine (interim)
Jawad Shahid
Jawad Shahid, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Gururaj Shan,
Instructor in Clinical Emergency Medicine
Vineet Sharma, M.D.
Vineet Sharma, M.D.
Instructor in Clinical Emergency Medicine
Amos Shemesh
Amos Shemesh, M.D.
Medical Director, Physician Assistant Program in Emergency Medicine
Assistant Director, Clinical Services
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Jonathan St. George, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Peter Steel
Peter Steel, M.B.B.S.
Vice Chair, Clinical Services
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Michael Stern
Michael Ethan Stern, M.D.
Chief, Geriatric Emergency Medicine
Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Mark Suguitan, M.D.
Instructor in Emergency Medicine
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Radhika Lu Sundararajan, M.D.
Director, Global Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Robert Tanouye
Robert Tanouye, M.D., MBA
Director, Clinical Services
Director, Healthcare Leadership and Management Fellowship
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Ramona Vanel
Ramona Vanel, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Elvira Villafuerte, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Lucy Willis, M.D.
Co-Director, Physician Wellness
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Gena Won, M.D.
Instructor in Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Pon-Hsiu Yeh, M.D.
Instructor in Emergency Medicine
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Anne Yim, M.D.
Instructor in Clinical Emergency Medicine
Sara Zaidi
Sara Zaidi, M.D.
Instructor in Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Julie Zhao, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine

Pediatric Faculty

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Michael Alfonzo, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
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Mary Birmingham, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
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Kevin Ching, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
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Robert Finkelstein, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
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Susan Fraymovich, D.O.
Assistant Director of Education for Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
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Mia Friedman, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Nicole Gerber
Nicole Gerber, M.D.
Assistant Director, Clinical Services Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
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Catherine Hicks, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
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Shweta Iyer, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Anisha Khaitan
Anisha Khaitan, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
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Ji Won Kim, M.D.
Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Telemedicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
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Janienne Kondrich, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
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Rachel H. Kowalsky, M.D., M.P.H
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
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Maria Lame, M.D.
Associate Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Telemedicine
Diversity Champion, Department of Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Deborah Levine
Deborah Abramson Levine, M.D.
Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Interim
Storm Liebling
Storm Liebling, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
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Sophia Lin, M.D.
Director, Emergency Medicine Ultrasound
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
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Marie Lupica, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
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Ariella Nadler, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Nisha Narayanan
Nisha Narayanan, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Dr. Shari Platt
Shari Platt, M.D., FAAP.
Vice Chair, Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Chief, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
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Michele Rosenthal, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Alexander Stephan
Alexander Stephan, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Vincent Uy
Vincent Uy, M.D.
Assistant Director, Clinical Services, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, LMH
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Adam Vella
Adam Edward Vella, M.D.
Associate Chief Quality Officer, NYP-LMH
Site Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, NYP-LMH
Director, Quality Assurance, Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
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Yaffa Vitberg, M.D.
Associate Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
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Anthony Yuen, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

Mailing Address
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
Weill Cornell Medical Center
Weill Department of Medicine
525 E. 68th St., Box 179
New York, NY 10065

Office of the Chairman
525 E. 68th St., M-130
New York, NY 10065
(212) 746-0780

Residency Office
530 E. 70th St., M-124c
New York, NY 10021
(212) 746-0892
mup4002@med.cornell.edu

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