Faculty Profile

Dr. Daniel M. Fein, M.D.

Daniel M. Fein, M.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics (Pediatric Emergency Medicine)

Areas of Research: pain control emergency medicine emergency management of sickle cell disease

Professional Interests

Dr. Daniel M. Fein earned a BS in Biology from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and earned his MD at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Fein completed his pediatric residency and pediatric chief residency at The Children's Hospital at Montefiore/Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He subsequently completed his fellowship training in Pediatric Emergency Medicine at The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore/Albert Einstein College of Medicine. During his fellowship, Dr. Fein was awarded the Outstanding House Officer Award by the Montefiore Staff and Alumni Association.

Dr. Fein joined the Department of Pediatrics at the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore in 2013 and is currently an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and an attending physician in the division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine. He is an active clinical researcher serving as PI for multiple studies and as site-director for a variety of nationally conducted clinical studies. He previously completed an FDA approved clinical trial examining the use of intranasal Fentanyl for initial treatment of a vaso-occlusive crisis in children with sickle cell disease and is currently the PI for a pilot study using Virtual Reality as anxiolysis for children undergoing laceration repair.

Dr. Fein is the Associate Fellowship Director for the division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine and has served on the national committee for developing the descriptions of Entrustable Professional Activities that will help guide the education of future trainees in Pediatric Emergency Medicine. He has authored multiple articles and book chapters, serves as co-director of the Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds at The Children's Hospital at Montefiore and holds multiple divisional and departmental administrative roles. His specific interests are pain control, sickle cell disease and resident/fellow education. He was awarded the Lewis M. Fraad award for Excellence in Resident Teaching in 2017.

Selected Publications

Most recent:

1) Nadler A, Avner D, Khine H, Avner JR, Fein DMRising Clinical Burden of Psychiatric Visits on the Pediatric Emergency Department. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2018 Mar 28. doi: 10.1097/PEC.0000000000001473. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29596285.

2) Auerbach MA, White ML, Bhargava S, Zaveri P, Seelbach EB, Burns RA, Mehta R, McAninch B, Fein D, Chang TP, Kessler DO. Are Graduating Pediatric Residents Prepared to Perform Infant Lumbar Punctures?: A Multi-Institutional Descriptive Study. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2018 Feb;34(2):116-120. doi: 10.1097/PEC.0000000000000914. PubMed PMID: 27741067.

3) Chime NO, Pusic MV, Auerbach M, Mehta R, Scherzer DJ, Van Ittersum W, McAninch B, Fein DM, Seelbach E, Zaveri P, Jackson JM, Kessler D, Chang TP; INSPIRE Network.. Script Concordance Testing to Determine Infant Lumbar Puncture Practice Variation.Pediatr Emerg Care. 2018 Feb;34(2):84-92. doi: 10.1097/PEC.0000000000000851. PubMed PMID: 27668921.

4) Fein DM, Avner JR, Scharbach K, Manwani D, Khine H. Intranasal fentanyl for initial treatment of vaso-occlusive crisis in sickle cell disease. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2017 Jun;64(6). doi: 10.1002/pbc.26332. Epub 2016 Nov 10. PubMed PMID: 27862905.

5) Hsu D, Nypaver M, Fein DM, McAneney C, Santen S, Nagler J, Zuckerbraun N, Roskind CG, Reynolds S, Zaveri P, Stankovic C, House JB, Langhan M, Titus MO, Dahl-Grove D, Klasner AE, Ramirez J, Chang T, Jacobs E, Chapman J, Lumba-Brown A, Thompson T, Mittiga M, Eldridge C, Heffner V, Herman BE, Kennedy C, Madhok M, Kou M. Essentials of PEM Fellowship Part 2: The Profession in Entrustable Professional Activities. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2016 Jun;32(6):410-8. doi: 10.1097/PEC.0000000000000827. PubMed PMID: 27253361.


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