Ka Ming Ngai, MD, MPH Email Ka Ming Ngai
- ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Emergency Medicine
- ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Population Health Science and Policy
- Emergency Medicine
- Hospital Affiliations
- Mount Sinai Beth Israel
- Mount Sinai Brooklyn
- Mount Sinai Queens
- Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
- 929-210-6110 929-210-6110
Dr. Ngai is currently Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Born and raised in Hong Kong, then in Northern California, Dr. Ngai obtained his B.A., M.D., and M.P.H. from the Johns Hopkins University, the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. He then went to New York City to complete his residency training at the New York University/Bellevue Hospital Emergency Medicine. Dr. Ngai’s clinical interest is in health services research and access to care, especially for patients with limited English proficiency (LEP) and the use of telemedicine. Dr. Ngai currently holds the title of Associate Director of Mount Sinai Telehealth, as well as Assistant Director of Mount Sinai Express Care. He is fluent in Cantonese, and Mandarin.
American Board of Emergency Medicine
MPH, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health
MD, Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Emergency Medicine
GRANTS AND CONTRACT SUPPORT
Ongoing Research Support
5K12HL109005-02 Lynne D. Richardson (PI) 07/01/2012 - Present
NHLBI Research Career Development Programs in Emergency Medicine (K12).
The goal of this project is to conduct important research to improve emergency department care and patient outcomes in treatments for life threatening emergencies caused by cardiac, respiratory, and blood disorders, and severe trauma.
Role: K12 Scholar
Completed Research Support
1T32RR023253-01 Neil R. Powe (PI) 07/01/2006 – 06/30/2007
The National Center for Research Resources, Johns Hopkins Predoctoral Students Clinical Research Training Program (T32).
This is a predoctoral clinical research training program at the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions to provide an integrated set of exposures and training opportunities in clinical research for predoctoral trainees during their early professional training and tailored to their degree of interest and commitment.
Role: T32 Trainee.
Ngai KM MD. Prehospital Firbrinolysis as an Alternative to Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in ST-Segment Elevaion Myocardial Infacrction When Resources are Limited. Jounral of clinical Outcomes Management 2013; 20(6): 250-252.
Ngai KM MD, Burke, Jr FM MD, Hsu A MD, Hsu E MD. Human Stampedes: A Systematic Review of Historical and Peer-Reviewered Sources. Disaster medicine and Public Health Preparedness 2009; 3(4): 191-195.
Ngai KM, Lee WY, Madan A, Sanyal SS, Roy N, Burkle FM, Esu EB. Comparing Two epidemiologic Surveillance Methods to Assess Under Estimation of Human Stampedes in India. PLOS Current Disasters 2013 September; 1.
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