The New York American College of Emergency Physicians exists to support quality emergency medical care and to promote the interest of emergency physicians.

Emergency Medicine Resident Committee

The Emergency Medicine Resident Committee provides a unified voice for emergency medicine residents in New York State.
  • Ensure that residents have an opportunity to observe and participate in leadership activities at the state and national level
  • Serve as a source for communication and interchange for ideas among emergency medicine residents in New York State
  • Ensure that residents have an opportunity to observe and participate in leadership activities at the state and national level
  • Promote advocacy during residency training by working with residency directors to enhance advocacy and leadership in the residency curriculum
  • Explore ways to coordinate statewide participation in New York ACEP committees and activities
  • Encourage and support emergency medicine education and training.
  • Organize the annual career day for emergency medicine residents
  • Implement the annual medical student symposium
  • Promote membership in ACEP to colleagues
The qualification for committee membership in EMRC shall be candidate membership in New York ACEP. The committee shall be composed of one New York ACEP candidate member and one alternate from each Emergency Medicine Residency in New York State. Each committee member shall represent their respective residencies at all Emergency Medicine Resident committee meetings. Committee members and their alternates shall be elected by their respective residencies for appointment to the committee by the President of New York ACEP.
icon-phone 2The Emergency Medicine Resident Committee meets by conference call monthly, on the first Wednesday at 2:00 pm. Click on the Calendar to view all New York ACEP events including conference calls.
2017-2018 Committee
Trent She, MD, Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Chair
Matthew P. Camara, MD, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Vice Chair
Jessica M. Thomas, MD, Brookdale University Hospital & Medical Center, Secretary
Mikhail Podlog, DO, Staten Island University Hospital, Councilor
Abbas Husain, MD FACEP, Staten Island University Hospital, Board Liaison

Albany Medical Center
Travis Minzloff, DO

Arnot Ogden Medical Center
Marisa Look, DO
Alternate: Jared Heal, DO

Bellevue Hospital Center
Julia Paris, MD
Alternate: Luis Villegas, MD

Brookdale University Hospital & Medical Center
Jessica M. Thomas, MD
Alternate: Ibbad M. Yousuf, MD

Brooklyn Hospital Center
Iain Jeffery, DO
Alternate: Adam Kramer, MD

Coney Island Hospital 
Alyssa Cocchiara, MD

Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center
Martin Gagne, DO

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Monica Sethi, MD
Alternate: Gabriel Prager, MD
Jacobi Medical Center
Carlo L. Lutz, MD
Alternate: Joseph L. Offenbacher, MD
Alternate: Maha Salama, MD
Maimonides Medical Center
Suman J. Gupta, MD
Metropolitan Hospital Center
Anthony J. Almeida, DO

Mount Sinai Beth Israel
Janice Shin, MD
Alternate: Anthony Sielicki, MD
Mount Sinai St. Luke's
Nathan Peck, MD
Nassau University Medical Center
Nicholas C. Reis, DO
NewYork Presbyterian Hospital
Elizabeth H. Hartofilis, MD
Christine Sutu, MD
NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital
Megan Trzaskoma, DO
North Shore University Hospital
Hillary Moss, MD
Alternate: Ashley Voroba, MD
NYC Health + Hospitals Lincoln Medical Center
Elizabeth J. Johnson, MD
Orange Regional Medical Center
Curtis S. Furtado, DO
St. Barnabas Hospital
Christina Hajicharalambous, DO
St. John's Riverside Hospital
Mary E. McLean, MD
Alternate: Harry Stark, MD
Staten Island University Hospital
Mikhail Podlog, DO
Alternate: Neel Andharia, DO
SUNY at Buffalo
Christopher H. Schwarz, MD
Alternate: Brett Bierworth, DO
SUNY at Stony Brook
Kartik Shah, MD

SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Vladimir Thomas, MD
Alternate: Olumide Akindutire, MD
SUNY Upstate Medical University
Matthew P. Camara, MD
University of Rochester Medical Center 
Hillary E. Davis, MD PhD
Alternate: Jennifer Wills, MD
Wyckoff Heights Medical Center
Louis A. Jane, MD