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Paul Krieger

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Emergency Medicine
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    Dr. Krieger is a physician in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Medical Center (MSBI). He received his Medical degree at the Medical College of Ohio in 2004 before completing his residency training in emergency medicine at Albert Einstein’s Manhattan campus at Beth Israel Medical Center. Dr. Krieger’s serves as the emergency department lead physician for sepsis quality improvement and he sits on various hospital and system committees for the sepsis quality initiative. He is particularly interested in LGBT health policy, disparity research and curriculum development. He is a member and former chair of the LGBT committee at MSBI and a member of the diversity council. Dr. Krieger is a member of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine’s Academy for Diversity and Inclusion and one the charter members of the Academies LGBT committee.


Research Topic

Dr. Krieger’s research interest includes LGBT health and education disparities, particularly in graduate medical education. Further interests include the care of the septic patient. Recent research evaluated utilizing electronic medical records for rapid identification of the septic patient, as well utilization of IVC sonography to improve non-invasive fluid assessments in the septic patient.


Li T, Bishop-Rimmer E, Shieh M, Krieger P, Felberbaum M, Heller M. Pectus Excavatum presenting with Serious Cardiac Dysfunction and Dysrhythmia. The American Journal of Emergency Medicine.;.

Moll J, Krieger P, Moreno-Walton L, Lee B, Slaven E, James T, Hill D, Podolsky S, Corbin T, Heron SL. The prevalence of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender health education and training in emergency medicine residency programs: what do we know?. Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine 2014 May; 21(5).

Moll J, Krieger P. In reply:. Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine 2014 Oct; 21(10).

Parwani V, Hahn IH, Krieger P, Zajac P, Arakaki D, Hoffman RJ. Assessing endotracheal tube cuff pressure. Emergency medical services 2006 Jan; 35(1).

Industry Relationships

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Dr. Krieger 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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