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.


Our Team

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. Shreya P. Trivedi

Chief Executive Producer
Shreya is a founding member of Core IM Podcast. She produces and co-hosts various segments for Core IM, and leads all aspects of the organization. She is currently a Population Health fellow and hospitalist at NYU.

@ShreyaTrivediMD

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Dr. Martin Fried

Vice Executive Producer
Marty is a founding member of Core IM Podcast. He produces and co-hosts various segments for Core IM.

@Marty_Fried

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Harit Shah

Chief Technical Director
Harit is a founding member and oversees Core IM's audio production. He also provides technical support for the organization.

@hshah_23

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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.

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Executive Producers

Dr. Jafar Al-Mondhiry

Producer (At The Bedside)
Jafar is a producer and co-host for At The Bedside. He is currently a hematology/oncology fellow at UCLA.

@mondhiry

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Dr. Cindy Fang

Producer (Hoofbeats)
Cindy is a producer and co-host for Hoofbeats. She is currently a clinical assistant professor and hospitalist at NYU.

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Dr. Margot Hedlin

Producer (At The Bedside)
Margot is a producer and co-host for At The Bedside. She is currently a resident at NYU.

@MargotHedlin

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Dr. John Hwang

Producer (Hoofbeats)
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.

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Dr. Janine Knudsen

Producer (Mind the Gap)
Janine is a producer and co-host for Mind the Gap. She is currently a Clinical Assistant Professor at NYU, an attending physician at Bellevue Medical Center, and the Medical Director of the Health + Hospitals Office of Population Health

@j9knudsen

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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.

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Dr. Shira Sachs

Producer (Hoofbeats)
Shira is a producer and co-host of Hoofbeats. She is currently an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Cornell.

@ShiraAnneSachs

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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.

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Directors

Marissa Alsaloum

Director (Motivation Monday)
Marissa is the director for Motivation Monday. She is currently a medical student at NYU.

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Elise Huppert

Director (Food For Thought)
Social Media Contributor

Elise is the director for Food For Thought. She also helps manage and contribute to Core IM's social media accounts. She is currently a medical student at NYU.

@elisehuppere

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Dr. Clem Lee

Director (Trivia Tuesday)
Clem the director of Trivia Tuesday. He is currently a med-peds resident at Penn/CHOP.

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Gaby Mayer

Assistant Outreach Director
Gaby helps manage and contributes to Core IM's social media accounts. She also produces graphics and content for Core IM posts. She is currently a medical student at NYU.

@gabmayer

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Dr. David Rhee

Director (12 Lead Thursdays)
Dave is director of 12 Lead Thursdays. He is currently a chief resident at NYU.

@DaveRheeMD

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Team

Dr. Cary Blum

Contributor
Cary contributes to some of the 5 Pearls episodes as well as Trivia Tuesday Bytes. He is currently a chief resident at NYU.

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Richard Chen

Audio Editor
Richard is an audio editor for Core IM.

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Dr. Charlie Gillihan

Social Media Contributor
Charlie helps manage and contributes to Core IM's social media accounts. He is currently a resident at NYU.

@cwgillihan

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Dr. Kelsey Grossman

Contributor
Kelsey writes 12 Lead Thursday Bytes. She is currently a resident at NYU.

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Trent Johnson

Social Media Contributor
Trent helps manage and contributes to Core IM's social media accounts. He is currently a medical student at OSUMC.

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Dr. Greg Katz

Contributor
Greg reviews 12 Lead Thursday Bytes.

@gregorykatz

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Matthew Leupold

Digital Artist
Matt produces graphics for Core IM. He is currently a medical student at OSUMC.

@MattLeupold

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Dr. Stephanie London

Contributor
Stephanie contributes to Core IM's social media posts. She is currently a psychiatry resident at MGH.

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Dr. Izzy Marshall

Director (Flashcards)
Izzy oversees production of Core IM flashcards. She is Assistant Professor of Medicine at UCSF.

@IzzyMarshall8

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Salim Najjar

Digital Artist
Salim produces graphics for Core IM. He is currently a medical student at UVA.

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Sheila Okere

Contributor
Sheila contributes to Core IM's holiday posts. She is currently a medical student at OSUMC.

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Dr. Danny Sartori

Producer (5 Pearls)
Danny contributes to some of the 5 Pearls episodes.

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Dr. Mike Shen

Digital Artist
Mike produces graphics for Core IM. He is currently a resident at NYU.

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Julia Skubisz

Audio Editor
Julia is an audio editor for Core IM.

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Dr. Caroline Srisarajivakul-Klein

Digital Artist
Caroline produces graphics for Core IM.

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Dr. Jake Teperman

Editor
Jake edits content for Core IM's outreach posts. He is currently a resident at NYU.

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Ramon Thompson

Digital Artist
Ramon produces graphics for Core IM.

@hidobrado

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Advisors

Dr. Neil Shapiro

Chief Advisor
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.

@cl_correlations

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Dr. Anand Swaminathan

Anand serves as an advisor for Core IM.

@EMSwami

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Dr. Alice Tang

Alice serves as an advisor for Core IM.

@AliceTangMD

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