Congratulations to Dr. Felipe Teran on being named to the 2021 Emergency Medicine Resident's Association (EMRA) 25 Under 45 list, which honors young emergency medicine physicians who are changing the world.
Dr. Teran joined the Weill Cornell Medicine Department of Emergency Medicine as a faculty member of the Research Division in July 2021. A leading expert in the emerging use of transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) across emergency and critical care environments, Dr. Teran has given over 80 presentations nationally and internationally and has directed training workshops for EMRA, the Society of Academic Emergency Medicine, and the World Interactive Network Focused on Critical UltraSound. He is a founding faculty member of the Resuscitative TEE Project, co-chair of the Resuscitative TEE Collaborative Registry, and course director of the Resuscitative TEE Workshop.
“Felipe has been a valuable and terrific addition to our Department, and is very deserving of this honor,” said Dr. Rahul Sharma, Professor and Chairman of the Department of Emergency Medicine. “We are proud of him, his research accomplishments and his commitment to our patients.”
Dr. Teran trained in Emergency Medicine and completed a fellowship in Emergency Ultrasonography at Mount Sinai Hospital. Following his training, Dr. Teran joined the University of Pennsylvania. During his time there, Dr. Teran completed the Master of Science in Clinical Epidemiology (MSCE) program; served as the associate director at the Center for Resuscitation Science; and became a testamur of the National Board of Echocardiography Critical Care Echocardiography Examination.
“I am honored to be named to this list alongside such exceptional physicians,” said Dr. Teran. “Thank you to EMRA for the acknowledgment, and thank you to Dr. Sharma and the entire Department of Emergency Medicine for their support.
Congratulations again to Dr. Teran!