Leadership Team

Daniel Egan, MD
Program Director

Dan Egan, MD, is the third program director of the Harvard Affiliated Emergency Medicine Residency Program. Dr. Egan is a graduate of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and then completed his emergency medicine residency at HAEMR where he was Chief Resident and graduated in 2006. He completed an Advanced Certificate in Adult Learning and Leadership for Medical Educators at Teachers College (Columbia University). Prior to coming back to Boston, Dr. Egan worked at several sites in NYC where he was involved in residency leadership as APD and PD and most recently a Vice Chair of Education. Outside of HAEMR, Dr. Egan serves on the Board of Directors for CORD (Council of Residency Directors in Emergency Medicine) and is co-chair of the LGBTQIA+ Committee in the Academy for Diversity and Inclusion in Emergency Medicine in SAEM. He serves as a Decision Editor for Academic Emergency Medicine Education and Training. Dr. Egan is interested in all aspects of residency education and leading a program with academic and clinical rigor, attention to wellness and a supportive environment where residents can use their voices for advocacy and to promote change. Outside of medicine, Dr. Egan is an active singer and was a member of the NYC Gay Men’s Chorus for nine years before relocating to Boston and recently became a dog dad to a cockapoo, Charley.

David Peak, MD
Associate Program Director

David Peak, MD, is the associate program director of HAEMR and an attending physician and assistant professor of emergency medicine at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Peak completed his residency training at Boston Medical Center and completed additional training in hyperbaric medicine. He conducts research on trauma patients who develop chronic pain and post traumatic stress disorder as well as other complications. He enjoys music and sports including running, swimming and scuba diving. He also enjoys his work with the hometown New England Patriots and Boston Bruins and especially, the HAEMR residents! He lives with his wife and daughter (and their cat, Kai).

Wendy Macias-Konstantopoulos, MD, MPH
Assistant Program Director

Wendy Macias-Konstantopoulos, MD, MPH is Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine at Harvard Medical School, assistant program director at HAEMR, and attending emergency physician at MGH. Following residency training at HAEMR, Dr. Macias-Konstantopoulos completed a Global Health Leadership Fellowship at the MGH Center for Global Health and earned her Master of Public Health degree from the Harvard T. Chan School of Public Health. She is founding Executive Director and former Medical Director of the Mass General Freedom Clinic, an innovative health care clinic for human trafficking survivors that won the 2014 Partnership for Freedom national competition. She works closely with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the National Human Trafficking Training and Technical Assistance Center, represented MGH at the 2008 United Nations Global Initiative to Fight Human Trafficking in Vienna, Austria, and has testified before government bodies on the health impacts of trafficking. She publishes and lectures extensively on human trafficking, substance use, social determinants of health, health disparities, and improved access to services for underserved populations. Dr. Macias-Konstantopoulos is the MGH Endowed Scholar for Leadership in Emergency Medicine, Director of the Center for Social Justice and Health Equity, and Vice Chair for Diversity, Health Equity, and Inclusion at MGH.

Eric Shappell, MD, MHPE
Assistant Program Director

Eric Shappell, MD, MHPE is an assistant program director of HAEMR, the director of the EM Clerkships at Massachusetts General Hospital, and an assistant professor of emergency medicine at Harvard Medical School in Boston. Dr. Shappell earned his doctor of medicine degree from Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine and completed his residency and Medical Education Fellowship at the University of Chicago. In 2018, he earned his Master of Health Professions Education from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Dr. Shappell has served as chair of the Education Committee for the Council of Emergency Medicine Residency Directors since March 2019. Dr. Shappell is the editor-in-chief of EM Fundamentals, a mastery learning emergency medicine curriculum, and MD in the Black, a personal finance resource for medical trainees. Dr. Shappell has a special interest in assessment, test development, recruitment, and financial education for medical trainees.

Andrew Eyre, MD, MHPE
Assistant Program Director

Andrew Eyre, MD, MHPE is an assistant program director of HAEMR and attending physician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.  Prior to medical school, Dr. Eyre worked for many years as an EMT at Village Ambulance Service, an advanced life support service in western Massachusetts. He attended medical school at the University of Vermont College of Medicine where he developed interests in simulation and medical education.  After completing residency at HAEMR, Dr. Eyre completed a fellowship in medical simulation at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and earned a master’s degree in health professions education from the MGH Institute for Health Professions. He is an instructor at the ProEMS Center for Medics and is a preceptor for paramedic students.  In addition to leading the Basic Life Support course of Harvard Medical School, Dr. Eyre is an instructor for Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) and Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS). Dr. Eyre’s academic interests include medical education, medical simulation, and simulator design.