Winston C Kwa, MD Email Winston Kwa
- ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Environmental Medicine & Public Health
- Occupational Medicine
- Hospital Affiliation
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
- Selikoff Centers for Occupational Health-Yonkers 888-702-0630 888-702-0630
Winston Kwa, MD, MPH, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health and the Medical Director for the Selikoff Centers for Occupational Health Lower Hudson Valley Region. The two Lower Hudson Valley Clinical Centers are located in Monroe and Yonkers, New York. Dr. Kwa's research interests include occupational diseases such as occupational asthma, asbestos-related lung disease, silicosis, work-related musculoskeletal diseases, and the health effects of environmental and occupational exposures.
He is the former Program Director for the Department of Preventive Medicine’s Occupational Medicine Residency Program. He also serves as an impartial specialist for the New York State Workers’ Compensation Board. Dr. Kwa received his medical degree and Masters in Public Health at the New York Medical College. Dr. Kwa completed his residency in internal medicine at Staten Island University Hospital and in occupational medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital.
- Clinical Preventive Medicine
- Occupational Toxicology
MPH, New York Medical College
MD, New York Medical College
Residency, Internal Medicine
Staten Island University Hospital
Residency, Occupational Medicine
Mount Sinai Hospital
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- NYP Lawrence Hospital
- New York State Workers' Compensation Board NYS WCB)
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