NYP Emergency Medicine

Annual ED Visits

Weill Cornell Medical Center

ED visits

Columbia University Medical Center

ED visits

NYP Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital

ED visits

Shout out to Dr. Dan Egan for helping cloak the new Columbia Class of 2023 medical students! 

Please welcome PGY2 Bill Zhang to our program! Bill grew up in Chicago. After high school he joined the Navy as a Damage Controlman, where he deployed with the Visit, Board, Search, and Seizure (VBSS) team onboard the USS Leyte Gulf and conducted counter piracy operations off the coast of Somalia in support of Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF). After his 5 year enlistment, he completed his undergrad at NYU, then graduated from Eastern Virginia Medical School. WELCOME TO THE TEAM and THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE! 

Conference This Week

Things to Do/Volunteer Opportunities

Dr. Peter Wyer my section on Evidence Based Health Care at the NY Academy of Medicine is co-sponsoring a full day symposium on aspects of the opioid crisis on September 20, at the Academy.  

Dr. Daniel Lakoff  wanted to ensure that we all heard about this symposium that NYP is putting on in September.

Dr. Jordan Foster – NYP/CUIMC provides free flu shots to local residents in the Bronx, Washington  Heights-Inwood and Harlem. Contact the chiefs if you’re interested helping out and administering vaccinations! 

Dr. Shari L. Platt  
DiversifiEDWe are Very Excited to Finally Officially Roll Out Our ED Diversity Committee! All Are Welcome… Please share with all staff and colleagues…

Please Send Suggestions for Agenda Items to EDIDEAS@med.cornell.edu

Dr. Jim Horowitz   
SAVE THE DATE! The 4th Greater NYC PE case conference will be held Thursday September 12, 2019 at NYU Langone Medical Center from 6:30 – 8 PM!! Light dinner included.
Please email me if you have a case you would like to present!

  • New Address: NYU Langone Science Building, 435 E 30th Street (Btw 1st Avenue and FDR), NY NY 10016, Schwartz E Hall (see map below)
  • Time: 6:30 – 8 PM 

Dr. Daniel Lakoff  
We are planning the next two healthcare leadership journal clubs 

  • Monday September 30th @10-11:30am in M131 (invitation with articles/reference info to follow this week)
  • Friday December 6th @12-1:30 in M131


Chief on Call

Ken Wong, MD
EM Chiefs’ Cell:  917-410-1056
  • Please call and do not text/ email so we can address issues promptly.
  • If you do not hear back within 10 minutes, then call any of the other chiefs.