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Ruben E Olmedo, MD
Medical Toxicology - Emergency Medicine
    • Position
    • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Emergency Medicine
    • Specialties
    • Medical Toxicology - Emergency Medicine
    • Emergency Medicine
    • Language
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliation
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital

Dr. Ruben Olmedo is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine at the ICAHN School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. As the Director of the Division of Toxicology and the Director of Customer Service and Wellness, he is an integral part of the Department of Emergency Medicine through his clinical, administrative, educational and research contributions. He is a member of the American College of Medical Toxicology and of the American Academy of Clinical Toxicology. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine and a Fellow Educator of Mount Sinai’s Institute for Medical Education.

Regional / National Committees / Advisory Boards:

NYC DOH ED Advisory Group

 

Certification

American Board of Emergency Medicine

Clinical Focus

  • Emergency Ultrasound
  • Geriatric Emergencies
  • Intubation
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Toxicology

Research Topics

Neurotoxicology, Opioid/Cannabinoid Receptors

Education

MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Residency, Internal Medicine
Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Ctr.

Residency, Emergency Medicine
Jacobi Hospital Center

Fellowship, Medical Toxicology
Bellevue Hospital Center

Language

English