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Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

Dr. Weir Appointed to Director of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at NYPH/WCM for the Lower Manhattan Campus

Dr. David Chappell Weir
Dr. Weir's expertise includes treatment and symptom management for advanced lung disease, with an emphasis on compassionate care for the critically ill.

Dr. Manoach Appointed to Director of the MICU at NYPH/WCM for the Lower Manhattan Campus

Dr. Seth Manoach
An expert in the pathophysiology of critical illness, including cardiopulmonary interface and advanced airway management, Dr. Manoach is known for his unwavering dedication to improving patient care.

New Clinic Launched in Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Dr. Lindsay Lief
Experts in intensive care will see patients in follow-up after an ICU admission. This practice will focus on ensuring ICU survivors have everything they need to allow their fullest recovery.

Dr. Gudi Appointed Vice Chair of Education in the Weill Department of Medicine

Dr. Kirana Gudi
Dr. Gudi will oversee a broad range of training programs and will work closely with the Department to advance its educational mission in furthering faculty development.

Dr. Lief Appointed to Director of the Medical Intensive Care Unit

Dr. Lindsay Lief
In her new role, Dr. Lief will help establish and run a post-discharge ICU clinic, while also fulfilling her duties as Assistant Professor of Medicine and Assistant Attending in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine.

Dr. Martinez Receives More than Two Million Dollars in NIH Funding for The Capture Study

Dr. Fernando Martinez
Employing a highly innovative approach, the investigative group will utilize five simple questions in combination with a selective peak expiratory flow measurement in an approach called CAPTURE.

Physicians from the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Provide Expertise at the Lungs & Legs Health Fair

Lungs and Legs photo
Held in the Harkness Courtyard and open to the public, this event provided spirometry testing and education on pulmonary issues, including asthma and COPD.

Dr. Niederman Honored with the Murray Kornfeld Memorial Founders Award

Dr. Michael Niederman
Dr. Michael Niederman is an internationally recognized authority on the treatment and management of pneumonia. This prestigious award highlighted his particular expertise in infection and inflammation as related to pneumonia.

Dr. Zappetti Named Associate Dean for Student Affairs

Dr. Dana Zappetti
Dr. Dana Zappetti, has been appointed to Associate Dean for Student Affairs at WCM. Dr. Zappetti is also the Program Director for the Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Fellowship; Assistant Program Director for the Internal Medicine Residency at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell; and Course Director for the Subinternship in Medicine at the Medical College.

Dr. Rajwani Receives Physician of the Year Award

Dr. Kapil Rajwani
Dr. Kapil Rajwani has received the Physician of the Year Award from the Department of Nursing. The Department of Nursing bestows this award to physicians who consistently practice with Nursing, as well as their support staff, in a collaborative, collegial, and respectful manner. Dr. Rajwani was noted for exemplifying the spirit of this award and for his devotion to the well-being of patients at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital.

Contact Information

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Fernando J. Martinez, M.D., Chief
Michael S. Niederman, M.D., Associate Chief

Kathy Rosenberg, Division Administrator
Tel: (646) 962-2730
Fax: (646) 962-0286
kar2015@med.cornell.edu

Samantha Bernard, Practice Manager
Tel: (646) 962-2333
Fax: (646) 962-0330
sab2074@med.cornell.edu

Patient Appointments & Inquiries

425 East 61st Street, Floors 4 & 11
New York, NY 10065
Tel: (646) 962-2333
Fax: (646) 962-0330

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New York, NY 10038
Tel: (646) 962-5665
Fax: (212) 571-7465

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