Jenny Castillo, MD

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine; Attending Physician, Emergency Medicine Department; Director of Wellness, EDWell Columbia University Medical Center

Biography

Jenny Castillo, MD, is an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine for Columbia University Medical Center, and an Attending Physician within the New York Presbyterian Columbia’s Emergency Medicine Department. Her passion is physician wellbeing and is currently the Director of Wellness for the Department of Emergency Medicine. She is working on projects involving wellness in the workplace environment, promoting wellness operational improvements and creating a cultural change within medicine. Regionally, Dr. Castillo is the co-founder of NYC EM Well-being Alliance, a collaboration of emergency medicine physicians working on wellbeing initiatives. Additionally, Dr. Castillo is pursuing wellbeing-based research projects and participates on the national level through several wellness committees.