Dr. Alexis Halpern is an Attending Physician and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine at New York Presbyterian-Weill Cornell Medical Center. Dr. Halpern graduated from Cornell University and then completed her medical school education at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey Medical School. Dr. Halpern then completed a residency in Emergency Medicine at New York University/Bellevue Hospital Center in New York City.
After working as an attending physician for four years, Dr. Halpern recently completed a fellowship in Geriatric Emergency Medicine here at New York Presbyterian-Weill Cornell and presently is the Assitant Director of the Geriatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship. She lectures frequently and has also been involved in several international teaching projects in India, Canada and Guatemala. Dr. Halpern has a particular interest in Geriatric trauma and pallative care.
Education and Training
- M.D. in Medicine, New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey 2000
- B.A., Cornell University 1994
- Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University