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The Department of Emergency Medicine has announced the promotion and appointment of several faculty members.  Drs. Antonio Dajer, Brenna Farmer, Peter Steel and Robert Tanouye all have been appointed to new leadership positions, effective January 1, 2019. Dr. Brenna Farmer appointed Site Director for NYP-Lower Manhattan Hospital Emergency Department 
Dr. Shah will oversee, lead and develop all educational programs for the Department of Emergency Medicine and will work closely with the Residency Program Director to ensure compliance with GME requirements and oversee all CME-related educational conferences in the department.
Bronx resident Andrea Ablack and her family are longtime patients of NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. Not only do they come to the hospital for routine care, but she was born there—as were her four sisters—and she gave birth to her own daughter there four years ago. So when the 28-year-old childcare worker stopped by the emergency department for treatment of some flu-like symptoms in early March, she thought she knew what to expect—including the fact that because her illness...
NEW YORK (June 4, 2018)—Recognizing the increasing importance of emergency medicine as an academic discipline, Weill Cornell Medicine has expanded the Division of Emergency Medicine into a comprehensive department effective July 1, the institution announced today. Dr. Rahul Sharma, who has led the Lisa Perry Emergency Center at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell...
NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center’s Emergency Department (ED) Telehealth Express Care Service has won the 2017 Emergency Care Innovation of the Year Award for its use of telemedicine to evaluate ED patients and dramatically decrease time spent in the ED, while maintaining a high degree of patient safety and satisfaction.“This honor represents our commitment to delivering the finest emergency care and providing high-quality efficient care to our patients through continued...
Dr. Tony Rosen MD ’10 was awarded the Paul B. Beeson Emerging Leaders Career Development Award in Aging by the National Institute on Aging and the American Federation for Aging Research for his groundbreaking research in elder abuse.Dr. Tony RosenThe Beeson Award program supports physician-scientists...