The Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine has eight full-time, board-certified Pediatric Emergency Medicine Faculty dedicated to the care of children. We have an established ACGME-accredited three-year Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship program. Our annual census is 30,000 with a 10 percent admission rate. The Division is fully integrated within our successful Emergency Medicine Department with strong ties to the Departments of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine. We provide didactic and bedside teaching of pediatric emergency medicine to Pediatric, Emergency Medicine, and Family Medicine Residents, as well as fourth-year medical student sub-interns. Within the Pediatric Emergency Division, we have highly successful faculty dedicated to ultrasound, simulation, community outreach, research, and education.

Community Outreach

We provide outreach education programs to keep our neighbors informed, healthy, and happy.
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Pediatric Emergency Ultrasound

Our Pediatric Emergency Ultrasound section is one of the largest subspecialty groups of its kind in the country. Learn more

Contact Us

Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Department of Emergency Medicine
Mount Sinai Health System
Phone: 212-824-8050
Fax: 212-426-1946
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1 Gustave L. Place
Box 1149
New York, NY 10029

Chief’s Message

Adam E. Vella, MD, directs Pediatric Emergency Medicine at Mount Sinai. Active in the American Academy of Pediatrics, Dr. Vella is regularly interviewed by local media on issues related to child health. He currently serves as Editor-in-Chief for the monthly journal Pediatric Emergency Medicine Practice.  Read more