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Dan Wiener

  • SITE CHAIR, EMERGENCY MEDICINE, MOUNT SINAI ROOSEVELT, MOUNT SINAI ST. LUKE'S Mount Sinai St. Luke's
  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR Emergency Medicine
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Certifications

  • American Board of Emergency Medicine

  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

  • MD, Boston University

  • Residency, Internal Medicine
    North Shore University Hospital

  • Residency, Emergency Medicine
    Jacobi Hospital Center

Biography

    Dr. Dan Wiener graduated from the Boston University School of Medicine in 1984. He completed a residency in Internal Medicine at North Shore University Hospital and a residency in Emergency Medicine at Bronx Municipal Hospital Center. Dr. Wiener is Board certified in Internal and Emergency Medicine

    In 1993 Dr. Wiener became one of the founding core faculty members for the new Emergency Medicine Residency at St. Luke’s –Roosevelt. During his tenure at MSSL and MSRH he has been the Director of Pre-hospital Care, Program Director and Site Director at both campuses. As Chairman, he has founded the Divisions of Toxicology, Ultrasound, Global Health and Simulation.  In addition to his role as Chairman of the Department, he is the Associate Chief Medical Officer for Mt. Sinai St. Luke’s and Roosevelt. His academic and research interests are focused on process redesign, quality improvement and patient safety. Recent publications have focused on CT utilization in the Emergency Department and the implementation of HIV screening programs with an emphasis on connecting patients with outpatient treatment.

Research

Process Redesign, Quality Improvement and Patient Safety

Dr. Wiener’s academic and research interests are focused on process redesign, quality improvement and patient safety. Recent publications have focused on CT utilization in the Emergency Department and the implementation of HIV screening programs with an emphasis on connecting patients with outpatient treatment.

Publications

Kirschner J, Shah K, Runde D, Newman D, Godbout B, Wiener D, Lee J. Patterns in computed tomography utilization among emergency physicians in an urban, academic emergency department. Emergency radiology 2014 Dec; 21(6).

Nakao JH, Wiener DE, Newman DH, Sharp VL, Egan DJ. Falling through the cracks? Missed opportunities for earlier HIV diagnosis in a New York City Hospital. International journal of STD & AIDS 2014 Oct; 25(12).

Quaas J, Derrick B, Mitrani L, Baarbe S, Yarusi B, Wiener D, Newman D. Survey of patient and physician influences and decision-making regarding CT utilization for minor head injury. Injury 2014 Sep; 45(9).

Egan DJ, Nakao JH, VanLeer PM, Pati R, Sharp VL, Wiener DE. Increased rates of rapid point-of-care HIV testing using patient care technicians to perform tests in the ED. The American journal of emergency medicine 2014 Jun; 32(6).

Runde D, Shah K, Naraghi L, Godbout B, Kirschner J, Newman D, Wiener D, Lee J. Computed tomography utilization rates after the placement of a scanner in an emergency department: a single-center experience. Emergency radiology 2014 Oct; 21(5).

Shah K, Quaas J, Rolston D, Bansal S, Bania T, Newman D, Wiener D, Lee J. Magnitude of D-dimer matters for diagnosing pulmonary embolus. The American journal of emergency medicine 2013 Jun; 31(6).

Lee J, Evans CS, Singh N, Kirschner J, Runde D, Newman D, Wiener D, Quaas J, Shah K. Head computed tomography utilization and intracranial hemorrhage rates. Emergency radiology 2013 Jun; 20(3).

Walker GA, Runde D, Rolston DM, Wiener D, Lee J. Emergency department rectal temperatures in over 10 years: A retrospective observational study. World journal of emergency medicine 2013; 4(2).

Lee J, Kirschner J, Pawa S, Wiener DE, Newman DH, Shah K. Computed tomography use in the adult emergency department of an academic urban hospital from 2001 to 2007. Annals of emergency medicine 2010 Dec; 56(6).

Shah K, Teng J, Shah H, Choe A, Darvish A, Newman D, Wiener D. Can bedside ultrasound assist in determining whether serum creatinine is elevated in cases of acute urinary retention?. The Journal of emergency medicine 2010 Aug; 39(2).

Shah KH, Kwong BM, Hazan A, Newman DH, Wiener D. Success of the gum elastic bougie as a rescue airway in the emergency department. The Journal of emergency medicine 2011 Jan; 40(1).

Shah KH, Kwong B, Hazan A, Batista R, Newman DH, Wiener D. Difficulties with gum elastic bougie intubation in an academic emergency department. The Journal of emergency medicine 2011 Oct; 41(4).

Herzog E, Shapiro J, Aziz EF, Chong J, Hong MK, Wiener D, Lee R, Janis G, Azrieli Y, Velazquez B, Lacdao L, Mittal S. Pathway for the management of survivors of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Critical pathways in cardiology 2010 Jun; 9(2).

Wiener DE. Syndromic Surveillance. In: Cahill JD, editor. Handbook of Bioterrorism and Disaster Medicine. Springer 2006; pp417-23 .

Wiener DE. Emergency Preparedness. In: Cahill JD, editor. Handbook of Bioterrorism and Diasaster Medicine. Springer 2006; pp411-16.

Wiener DE. JCAHO Emergency Preparedness Standards. In: Cahill JD, editor. Handbook of Bioterrorism and Disaster Medicine. Springer 2006; pp425-30.

Wiener DE, Sheffer EH. Renal Imaging. In: Tintinelli JE, editor. Emergency Medicine: A Comprehensive Study Guide, 6th Ed. McGraw-Hill 2004;.

Lanoix R, Wiener DE, Zayas V. Concepts in Disaster Triage in the Wake of the World Trade Center Terrorist Attack. Topics in Emergency Medicine 2002; 24(2): 60-71.

Wiener DE, Marrast-Host J. Renal Imaging. In: Tintinelli JE, editor. Emergency Medicine: A Comprehensive Study Guide, 5th Ed. McGraw-Hill 2000;.

Industry Relationships

Physicians and scientists on the faculty of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai often interact with pharmaceutical, device and biotechnology companies to improve patient care, develop new therapies and achieve scientific breakthroughs. In order to promote an ethical and transparent environment for conducting research, providing clinical care and teaching, Mount Sinai requires that salaried faculty inform the School of their relationships with such companies.

Dr. Wiener did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2014 and/or 2015: 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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