Carol Pak-Teng, MD FAAEM is an award-winning Emergency Physician and Founder and CEO of APA Physician Leaders. Her focus is to eliminate the paucity of Asian American physicians in leadership through building a pipeline to leadership community. Her other work is in launching women's advocacy, community based policy change, and physician suicide prevention strategy events. To date, she is the youngest elected Board Member of the American Academy of Emergency Physicians. She has built multiple communities of women leaders, raised capital for emerging organizations, and been acknowledged nationally for her work by the Academy for Women in Academic Emergency Medicine as the 2015 Outstanding Resident at Mt. Sinai St.Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital. She has also received accolades for her work in Political Psychology and Asian American Studies at NYU. She volunteers her time in mentorship for NJ SEEDs , as an alumni career advisor, and sits on the Board of Speak Up Summit, a community advisory to the Board of Education.
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