Emily Senay is a physician, medical and public health educator, broadcast journalist, and author. She is an assistant professor of Medicine in the Department of Preventive Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and a clinician in the World Trade Center Health Program in New York City. For more than 20 years she worked in broadcast journalism, first for CBS News then PBS News, with an interest in the health of women, the role of environment and climate change in public health, and health policy. In addition to her clinical duties, she also chairs the sustainability committee for the Mount Sinai Health System and continues to teach in the medical school and public health programs at Mount Sinai. Dr. Senay graduated from the University of Chicago and Icahn School of Medicine. A married mother of three she is a devout pedestrian.