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Daniel Frank, MD

Program Director

Dr. Daniel Frank is an attending physician at South Shore University Hospital and an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at the Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. He completed both medical school and residency training in Emergency Medicine at Stony Brook University's Health Science Center. While there, he served as chief resident and conducted research on post-intubation care in the emergency department. After finishing residency training, Dr. Frank went on to complete a two-year fellowship in Critical Care Medicine at North Shore University Hospital of Northwell Health. He then joined the Core Faculty of the Emergency Medicine Residency at Hackensack University Medical Center, where he spent 3 years working closely with residents and developing his interest in graduate medical education. Since joining South Shore University Hospital, Dr. Frank has worked to build and establish our residency program, publish scholarly work, present at national conferences, and serve on various Graduate Medical Education Committees as well as the Student Advancement Committee at the Zucker School of Medicine.
Born and raised in New York City, Dr. Frank now lives on Long Island with his wife, son, and dog.

Research and Presentations
Video Production for Program Directors: Resident Recruitment in the COVID-19 Era. Frank, D. IGNITE! Oral. May 2021 - SAEM Annual Meeting. The Impact of a New Emergency Medicine Residency on the Performance of Procedures by Attending Physicians. Apterbach, W., Alazar, S., Mastanduono, A., Baranchuk, N., Apterbach, G., Frank, D., Garra, G., Gupta, S. ePoster Presentation. May 2021 - SAEM Annual Meeting. A Multi-center Evaluation of Procedural Practice Differences Amongst Tertiary and Community Emergency Physicians. Apterbach, W., Mastanduono, A., Baranchuk, N., Apterbach, G., Frank, D., Alazar, S., Garra, G., Gupta, S. ePoster Presentation. May 2021 - SAEM Annual Meeting. The Impact of the Post-COVID Era on Emergency Medicine Residency Procedural Training. Frank, D., Weizberg, M., Perera, T. Lightning Oral Abstract. May 2021 - SAEM Annual Meeting. Blue Print for Setting Up a New Program as Part of “Building an Academic Department within a Corporate Structure. Frank, D. SAEM Advanced EM Workshop. May 2021 - SAEM Annual Meeting. Daniel Frank MD, Timothy Huang MD, Sengal Alazar MD. Image in Emergency Medicine: Elderly Woman with Weakness and Fatigue. Journal of Emergency Medicine, X(Y): 1-3, 2021, Daniel Frank MD, Brandon Fumanti MD, Michael Grossman MD, Antonio Mendez, MD. Suicidal ingestion of household bleach resulting in total gastrectomy. Clinical Toxicology, 58(4):300-301, 2019, DOI: 10.1080/15563650.2019.1643469 Daniel Frank MD, Brian Neal MD, Andrew Jacobs MD. Iliopsoas abscess due to nephrolithiasis and pyelonephritis. Clinical Practice and Cases in Emergency Medicine, 2018; 2(3):264-265. Doi: 10.5811/cpcem.2018.4.38206 Frank D. Gastrointestinal pathology. In: Levy ZD, ed. Absolute Neurocritical Care Review. 1st ed. New York, NY: Springer; 2017. Daniel Frank, MD. Blue print for setting up a new program, as part of “Building an Academic Department within a Corporate Structure.” SAEM Advanced EM Workshop, Accepted for Presentation to Society for Academic Emergency Medicine Annual Meeting, Denver, CO, May 12, 2020. *Presentation postponed due to COVID-19
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