Welcome to Core IM, a virtual medical community! We strive to empower our colleagues of all levels and backgrounds with clinically applicable information as well as inspire curiosity and critical thinking. We promote our mission through podcasts and other multimodal dialogues.
Interested in joining our community? We are always looking for new contributors (educators, writers, editors, artists, social media enthusiasts, or roles we haven’t even thought of yet)— if you have a passion for inspiring curiosity and critical thinking, send us a line!
Dr. Amy Ou
Chief Outreach Director
Amy leads Core IM's outreach efforts and social media presence. She coordinates the Core IM visual identity and designs and edits graphics. She is currently a chief resident at NYU.
Dr. Cindy Fang
Cindy is a producer and co-host for Hoofbeats. She is currently a clinical assistant professor and hospitalist at NYU.
Dr. John Hwang
John is a producer and co-host of Hoofbeats. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Medicine at NYU, and an attending physician at Bellevue Medical Center.
Dr. Janine Knudsen
Dr. Steve Liu
Producer (Mind the Gap)
Steve is a producer, co-host, and audio editor for Mind the Gap. He is currently a Clinical Assistant Professor at NYU.
Dr. Tamar Schiff
Producer (At The Bedside)
Tamar is a producer and co-host for At The Bedside. She is currently a postdoctoral fellow in the Division of Medical Ethics at the NYU Langone Department of Population Health.
Director (Motivation Monday)
Marissa is the director for Motivation Monday. She is currently a medical student at NYU.
Dr. Clem Lee
Director (Trivia Tuesday)
Clem the director of Trivia Tuesday. He is currently a med-peds resident at Penn/CHOP.
Dr. Cary Blum
Cary contributes to some of the 5 Pearls episodes as well as Trivia Tuesday Bytes. He is currently a chief resident at NYU.
Richard is an audio editor for Core IM.
Dr. Kelsey Grossman
Kelsey writes 12 Lead Thursday Bytes. She is currently a resident at NYU.
Social Media Contributor
Trent helps manage and contributes to Core IM's social media accounts. He is currently a medical student at OSUMC.
Dr. Stephanie London
Stephanie contributes to Core IM's social media posts. She is currently a psychiatry resident at MGH.
Salim produces graphics for Core IM. He is currently a medical student at UVA.
Sheila contributes to Core IM's holiday posts. She is currently a medical student at OSUMC.
Dr. Danny Sartori
Producer (5 Pearls)
Danny contributes to some of the 5 Pearls episodes.
Dr. Mike Shen
Mike produces graphics for Core IM. He is currently a resident at NYU.
Julia is an audio editor for Core IM.
Dr. Caroline Srisarajivakul-Klein
Caroline produces graphics for Core IM.
Dr. Jake Teperman
Jake edits content for Core IM's outreach posts. He is currently a resident at NYU.
Dr. Neil Shapiro
Neil provides organizational guidance and support. He is currently the Associate Chief of the Medical Service of the VA New York Harbor Healthcare System, and Associate Program Director for the NYU Internal Medicine Residency Program, and Editor-in-Chief of Clinical Correlations.