Lewis S.nelsonMD, FACEP, FACMT
Dr. Lewis S. Nelson graduated from the SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine in 1989. He works in New York, NY and 1 other location and specializes in Emergency Medicine. Dr. Nelson is affiliated with Bellevue Hospital Center and NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Nelson is Professor and Vice-Chair for Academic Affairs, and the Director of the Fellowship in Medical Toxicology in the Department of Emergency Medicine at NYU. He is an editor of Goldfrank’s Toxicologic Emergencies and is involved with numerous safety-related efforts at NYU and with national professional organizations. He was President of the American College of Medical Toxicology and is a member of the ABEM Board of Directors. His current areas of research and publication include opioid misuse and abuse, medication safety, and alcohol withdrawal.