Editor Profile

Neil H. Winawer, MD, SFHM


About the NEJM Journal Watch Hospital Medicine Board

Dr. Winawer is an Associate Professor of Medicine at the Emory University School of Medicine and Director of the Hospital Medicine Service at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia. Dr. Winawer attended medical school at SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn, New York, and completed his residency training at New York University/Bellevue Hospital. He serves as an inpatient attending physician for 5 months yearly, instructing medical residents and students. His areas of clinical interest include medical errors, venous thromboembolism, and allergic reactions. He has lectured on hospital medicine topics internationally and is an advisor for the Brazilian Society of Hospital Medicine (SOBRAMH) and is on the Board of Directors of the Pan-American Society of Hospital Medicine (PASHA). Dr. Winawer was elected by the American College of Physicians as a top ten hospitalist in 2009 for his contributions in teaching and mentoring. He has published in leading textbooks and journals of hospital medicine. Dr. Winawer is the Founding Editor for NEJM Journal Watch Hospital Medicine.



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