Peter Shearer, MD Email Peter Shearer
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Emergency Medicine
- Emergency Medicine
- Hospital Affiliations
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
- Mount Sinai St. Luke's and Mount Sinai West
- Mount Sinai Beth Israel
- Mount Sinai Brooklyn
- Mount Sinai Queens
Dr. Peter Shearer has been in the Department of Emergency Medicine at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine for 15 years; from 2006-2013 he was the Program Director if the Mount Sinai Emergency Medicine Residency Program. Under Dr. Shearer the program grew to a four year training program with 60 residents. He has brought change to the program by adding more critical care focus, progressive responsibility, and innovative rotations in medical education and a senior specialty track. He was also responsible for developing an innovative resident program in Quality Management. In 2013 he became the Associate Director of the Mount Sinai Emergency Department with a focus on Quality Management and Performance Improvement. He also serves as the Medical Director for the Mount Sinai Medical Center Sexual Assault and Forensic Examiner program
Regional / National Committees / Advisory Boards:
ABEM Oral Board Examiner
SAEM CPC Committee
CORD-EM QI/Patient Safety Task Force and Academic Assembly Program Committee
American Board of Emergency Medicine
- Seizure Disorder
MD, University of Massachusetts Medical Center
Internship, Internal Medicine
Boston University Medical Center
Residency, Emergency Medicine
Boston University Medical Center
Council of Residency Directors in Emegergency Medicine 5 Year longevity Award
Institute of Medical Education Teacher Award
Mount. Sinai School of Medicine, Institute of Medical Education
Best Teacher of the Year Award
Mount Sinai Emergency Medicine Residents
Quality and Performance Improvement
Dr. Shearer's research interests include medical education and how gender and racial bias factors into the process of becoming a doctor.
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Dr.Shearer did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2018 and/or 2019: consulting, scientific advisory board, industry-sponsored lectures, service on Board of Directors, participation on industry-sponsored committees, equity ownership valued at greater than 5% of a publicly traded company or any value in a privately held company. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.
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