Dr. Nabeel is an Associate Professor in the Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health at the Icahn School of Medicine. He specializes in three domains: Internal medicine, Occupational/Environmental medicine, and Clinical/Bioinformatics. His focus has been to bring in cutting-edge, innovative perspectives and solutions to enhance the health and wellbeing of workers/populations in diverse environments. Such work has laid the foundation for research, clinical and administrative projects leading to further improvements in the work environments and beyond. This work has provided an opportunity to link risk factors related to Climate Change and explore other environmental factors with its impact on human health/diseases. Over the past 3 years, he has gained substantial experience in dealing with the acute respiratory illnesses such as COVID-19 and Influenza in the working healthcare population. Since the start of the pandemic, he has successfully built a surveillance system across multiple hospitals to control the COVID-19 infection within the employees of the healthcare institution.
He is a Fellow of the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine and is the chair of ACOEM's Council on Scientific Affairs. Dr. Nabeel co-chaired ACOEM's COVID-19 workgroup and edited ACOEM's COVID-19 Q&A Forum. He co-authored ACOEM's Guidance Statement on Climate Change and Occupational and Environmental Medicine (OEM) practice as well as the Proposed Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies Related to Climate Change: Guidance for OEM Professionals.
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
Bioinformatics, Computer Simulation, Occupational Health, Patient Care, Public Health, SARS Virus, Spine, Technology & Innovation