Profile: Neel Naik, MD
Dr. Neel Naik is an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine and the Director of Emergency Simulation Education at New York Presbyterian-Weill Cornell Medicine. His areas of interest include medical education, simulation, remediation, and innovative instructional design. Over the past three years, he has developed a telemedicine curriculum focusing on professionalism and communication skills at the Weill Cornell Medicine Center for Virtual Care for UGME, GME, and CME education. He has spoken nationally on the topic of telemedicine education and led the Educational Needs and Outcomes breakout group for the SAEM 2020 Consensus Conference on Telehealth and Emergency Medicine. He is part of the SAEM Simulation Executive Board and a member of the ACEP Telemedicine Task Force. For these innovations in telemedicine education, he was awarded the 2019 SAEM Simulation Innovator of the Year Award.