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Emergency Medicine Residency

NewYork-Presbyterian Queens
Department of Emergency Medicine
56-45 Main St. Flushing, NY 11355

Welcome to Emergency Medicine at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens! This page contains information for medical students interested in applying for residency positions in Emergency Medicine. Please explore the subpages using the links on the right-side menu.

Contact the Coordinator: Lily Hu




About the Program

Meet the Chairman: Dr. Manish Sharma

Meet the Residency Director: Dr. Saumil Parikh


The Emergency Medicine residency program accommodates 8 residents per year, is 3 years in length, and follows a post-graduate EM 1-3 format. The residency program is fully accredited by the Residency Review Committee for Emergency Medicine of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). 

Some highlights of our program include:

  • Over 120,000 patient visits annually
  • Level 1 Trauma Center
  • Cardiac Cath Lab
  • Stroke Center
  • Incredibly diverse patient population and robust clinical experience
  • Receiving hospital for CitiField (NY Mets), La Guardia Airport, and the USTA National Tennis Center
  • Away trauma experience at Ryder Trauma Center (Jackson Memorial Hospital)
  • Progressive didactic curriculum with web-based learning
  • Extensive simulation and scenario-based learning built into each Wednesday conference
  • Small group learning during Wednesday conference (smaller educator:learner ratio)
  • Structured Asynchronous Learning and In-Training Exam Review
  • Oral board simulation
  • Dedicated research time with core faculty
  • International opportunities during elective months
  • Ultrasound division with fellowship training
  • Robust wellness program led by wellness committee
  • Funding for resident attendance/participation at regional and national conferences
  • Simulation Fellowship
  • Administrative Fellowship
  • Ultrasound Fellowship


Applications for Emergency Medicine residency training at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens are through the Electronic Residency Application Service ( ERAS ) and the National Residency Matching Program ( NRMP ).

Our program is listed NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens
The ACGME ID is: 1103531173

Applications will not be reviewed until the following are received:

  1. Complete ERAS application
  2. Personal Statement
  3. Medical School Transcript
  4. Three Letters of Reference (2-3 EM SLOE’s preferred)
  5. USMLE Scores

Applications will be accepted from September through December.

Interviews will be granted by invitation only October through January.