Ula Y Hwang, MD, MPH
- PROFESSOR | Emergency Medicine
- PROFESSOR | Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
Dr. Ula Hwang is an investigator in the Departments of Emergency Medicine and Geriatrics at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and the Geriatrics Research, Education and Clinical Center (GRECC) at the James J. Peters VAMC, Bronx, NY.
Regional / National Committees / Advisory Boards:
Past President, Academy of Geriatric Emergency Medicine,
SAEM Chair Elect, ACEP Geriatric Section
Member-At-Large Academy of Geriatric Emergency Medicine
ED Crowding task force, Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
Co-Lead, Hartfor Foundation Geriatric EM Initiative
Editor-in-Chief / Editorial Boards:
Editorial Board, Section Editor, Journal of Clinical Outcomes Management,
Outcomes Research in Review
MD, New York University School of Medicine
MPH, Harvard University School of Public Health
, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
, Yale University School of Medicine
K23 Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award
National Institute on Aging
Jahnigen Career Development Award
American Geriatrics Society, Hartford Foundation, Atlantic Philanthropies
Her current projects include understanding factors that impact the quality of care for older adults in the ED setting, with a particular focus on ED pain care.
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Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Hwang during 2019 and/or 2020. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.
Other activities: Examples include, but are not limited to, committee participation, data safety monitoring board (DSMB) membership
- Vassar Brothers Medical Center
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