Nana E. Coleman, M.D.
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Caring for children and their families during what is often the worst time in their lives is a profoundly gratifying, humbling and inspiring experience. It is what has maintained my passion for the work we do as clinicians, educators and mentors, and underlies my commitment to improving the quality of care we provide at every level.
Dr. Nana Coleman is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at NewYork-Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center. She also serves as the Director of Quality Improvement for the Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. She received her undergraduate education at Harvard University and subsequently earned her Master's degree in Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Dr. Coleman completed her medical education through the Dartmouth-Brown combined M.D. program, earning her medical degree from the Brown University School of Medicine.
After receiving her pediatric residency training at NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center, she completed her fellowship training in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at the Children's National Medical Center in Washington, D.C.
Dr. Coleman's academic areas of interest include health system improvement, global health, and medical education. Her prior research experience has focused on acute care delivery in resource-limited environments and the role of team and leadership education in these clinical settings. She continues to pursue health services research and is committed to the integration of this work within medical education.