Lorna Breen MD has been serving as the medical director of the Allen Hospital Emergency Department of NYP since 2011. Prior that, Lorna was the Assistant Medical Director of the Allen Emergency Department from 2006-2011. Lorna completed her residency program at Long Island Jewish Medical Center where she double boarded in Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine and was chosen as Chief Resident of her class and also resident teacher of the year her senior year. Lorna has served on the Education and Emergency Medicine Practice Committees (EMPC) of NY ACEP, the NY ACEP Board of Directors and also the National ACEP EMPC. Other than all things related to Emergency Department operations, Lorna is passionate about patient safety, physician wellness, patient satisfaction and efficient patient flow (both in the Emergency Department and the hospital.) When she is not attending meetings, answering emails, or in her MBA classes, she can be found on a snowboard out west during the winter or in a salsa club in NYC during the warmer months.

Speaking Topics

  • Leadership, Professional Development, Wellness
  • EMS and Disaster Medicine