Assistant Professor

Sabine Nabecker

M.D., PhD, MStudies, PgCert, AFAMEE, FHEA

Mount Sinai Hospital
Research Interests
Medical Education • Simulation • Airway Management • Apneic Oxygenation • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Clinical Interests
Difficult Airway Management • Anesthesia for Emergency Surgery • Anesthesia for Intensive Care Patients

Dr. Nabecker completed medical school at the Medical University of Vienna, Austria and her postgraduate anesthesiology and prehospital emergency physician training at the University of Bern, Switzerland. She has extensive experience in clinical and educational research, as well as medical education and simulation in acute care medicine. She completed 2020-2021 a fellowship in Simulation and Education in Anesthesia, and 2021-2022 a fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine and Advanced Clinical Practice in Anesthesia, all three at the University of Toronto, Canada. Additionally, she completed 2022 a PhD in Health Sciences (Medical Education) from the University of Bern, Switzerland. Dr. Nabecker is currently Canadian Anaesthesiologist's Society (CAS) CEPD (Continuing Education and Professional Development) Committee member, member of the Instructor Educator Support Science and Education Committee (SEC-IES) of the European Resuscitation Council (ERC), and member of the Anesthesiology Section leadership team of the Society of Simulation in Healthcare (SSH). She is also Associate Fellow of the International Association for Medical Education in Europe (AMEE), and Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA), United Kingdom. Dr. Nabecker serves since 2020 as academic editor for the journal "Emergency Medicine International" and as associate editor for the journal "Trends in Anaesthesia and Critical Care". Her research interests focus on research in medical education and simulation, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, airway management and apneic oxygenation, as well as patient well-being and patient safety.