Emergency Medicine Faculty


D'Onofrio, Gail

Chair

Professor of Emergency Medicine; Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine

Biography

Dr. D’Onofrio is internationally known for her work in screening ED patients for alcohol and other drug use, brief intervention, and referral to treatment (SBIRT) She has received 2 NIAAA RO1 grants for ED practitioner-performed brief interventions for harmful and hazardous drinking (Project ED Health I and II). She is also PI on a NIDA RO1 for screening, intervention, treatment and referral of patients with opioid dependence (Project ED Health III). In addition she is the PI on a UO1...

Dr. D’Onofrio is internationally known for her work in screening ED patients for alcohol and other drug use, brief intervention, and referral to treatment (SBIRT) She has received 2 NIAAA RO1 grants for ED practitioner-performed brief interventions for harmful and hazardous drinking (Project ED Health I and II). She is also PI on a NIDA RO1 for screening, intervention, treatment and referral of patients with opioid dependence (Project ED Health III). In addition she is the PI on a UO1 from SAMHSA that trains residents in all primary care specialties including Emergency Medicine Primary Care, Internal Medicine, Med/Peds, Pediatrics, OB/GYN and Psychiatry on SBIRT.

In addition Dr. D’Onofrio is a national expert in Women and Heart Disease and has been an integral part of the Yale New Haven Hospital Women’s Heart Program. She completed a 2 year DHHS grant evaluating targeted interventions for women with cardiac risk factors in the ED Chest Pain Center. She is also a senior co-investigator on a large NHLBI grant studying young women with acute MI, enrolling at over 100 sites nationally (PI: Krumholz).

Dr. D'Onofrio also serves as a mentor on several other grants funded and submitted by other DEM faculty. She routinely sits on review panels for NIDA, NIAAA and NHLBI. She is a founding member, representing Emergency Medicine, on the American Board of Addiction Medicine.

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Bernstein, Steven L.

Vice Chair for Academic Affairs

Professor of Emergency Medicine; Vice Chair, Academic Affairs

Biography

Dr. Bernstein develops screening and treatment interventions for tobacco users in the hospital settings, and programs to train providers in tobacco control.

Dr. Bernstein develops screening and treatment interventions for tobacco users in the hospital settings, and programs to train providers in tobacco control.

He is currently studying the efficacy of a brief counseling intervention, along with nicotine replacement therapy, in helping adult smokers in the emergency department quit. Another project will study the efficacy of an electronic tobacco order set to help hospitalized smokers quit.

He has additional interests in teaching the principles of public health, population health, and prevention to medical students, residents, and practitioners.

He maintains an active clinical practice in the ED at Yale-New Haven Hospital.

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Abujarad, Fuad

Associate Research Scientist in Emergency Medicine

Research Interests: Automated Model revision, Fault-Tolerance, Formal Methods, Software Engineering, and Distributed Computing, background check systems

Bogucki, Sandy

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and of Epidemiology (Environmental Health)

Research Interests: Firefighter health and safety; Physiology of firefighting; Planning and medical response to disasters

Clinical Interests: Emergency Medical Services

Brandt, Cynthia A

Professor of Emergency Medicine and of Anesthesiology (Medical Informatics)

Research Interests: Biomedical informatics; Health services; Veterans

Clinical Interests: preventive medicine

Cheung, Kei-Hoi

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and of Anesthesiology (Medical Informatics)

Research Interests: Genetic database; Tool interpolation

Cone, David C

Professor of Emergency Medicine
Chief, Section of EMS
Director, EMS Fellowship

Research Interests: EMS; Disaster medicine; Hazardous materials; Fire/rescue technology; Emergency medical dispatch

Clinical Interests: Emergency medicine; Emergency medical services; Disaster medicine; Hazardous materials

Della-Giustina, David

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Program Director of Emergency Medicine Residency
Chief of Education Section

Clinical Interests: Ultrasound; Emergency Orthopedics; Wilderness Medicine; Emergency Medicine Administration and Education; Leadership

Dodge, Kelly L

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Associate Director, Medical Simulation

Research Interests: Transfer of simulation skills to the clinical setting; Communication during trauma resuscitations

Clinical Interests: Emergency medicine

Dziura, James David

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, of Medicine (Endocrinology) and of Public Health (Biostatistics)
Deputy Director, Yale Center for Analytical Sciences

Evans, Leigh V

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Director, Healthcare Simulation
Director, Resident Research

Research Interests: Emergency Medicine; Simulation in Undergraduate Medical Education; Invasive Procedure Simulation

Clinical Interests: Emergency medicine

Hile, David Christopher

Associate Residency Director, Emergency Medicine Residency Program

Research Interests: Resident and Medical Student Education; Improving Patient-Centered Delivery of Care; Cardiology; Wilderness Medicine;

Clinical Interests: Emergency medicine, resident and medical student education, cardiology, trauma, wilderness medicine

Jubanyik, Karen Jean

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Director, Emergency Medicine Clerkship

Clinical Interests: Emergency medicine; palliative care; bioethics, women's health

Marcolini, Evie

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine and of Neurology

Research Interests: Critical care

Clinical Interests: Neurocritical Care, Surgical Critical care

Medoro, Ian

Instructor in Emergency Medicine
EMS Fellow

Clinical Interests: Emergency medicine, education training, paramedics, emergecny medical services, medical direction

Melnick, Ted

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine and Residential College Associate Fellow in Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Research Interests: clinical practice guideline implementation; clinical decision support; clinical informatics; health services research

Clinical Interests: emergency medicine; neurologic emergencies

Monico, Edward P

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine

Clinical Interests: Emergency medicine

Moore, Christopher

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Director, Section of Emergency Ultrasound
Director, Emergency Ultrasound Fellowship

Research Interests: Diagnostics; Dyspnea; Echocardiography; Emergency; Emergency Ultrasound; Head Injury; Hypotension; Pulmonary Embolism; Radiology; S100B; Sepsis; Shock; Ultrasound

Clinical Interests: Emergency medicine

Mowafi, Hani Osama

Research Interests: global health; injury; humanitarian assistance; trauma; injury

Clinical Interests: emergency medicine, trauma, injury

Pantalon, Michael V

Senior Research Scientist in Emergency Medicine and Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry

Clinical Interests: Brief Motivational Interventions for Alcohol & Drug Abuse and Other Preventable Injuries

Parwani, Vivek

Medical Director, Yale-New Haven Adult Emergency Department

Research Interests: Paramedic education; airway management; disaster medicine

Clinical Interests: Emergency medicine

Post, Lori Ann

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Research Director
Faculty Affiliate - Yale Center for Medical Informatics
Research Scientist - Veteran's Administration

Research Interests: Elder Abuse; Gender-Based Violence; Demography; Domestic Violence; Evaluation; Injury; Methodology; Prevention; Program Evaluation; Research Design; Violence; Violence Against Women; Health Information Technology; Informatics

Safdar, Basmah

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Co-Chair, Chest Pain Center

Research Interests: Clinical research; Chest pain center; Women and cardiovascular disease; Sex- and gender-specific research; Cardiac biomakers; Coronary risk factors; Depression; Disparities; Education; Chest pain in a multidimensional model; Pain; Perception; Women's health; Microvessel disease; Endothelial reactivity; persistent chest pain; systems costs.

Clinical Interests: Emergency care for adults and children

Sather, John Earl

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine

Clinical Interests: Emergency medicine

Schwartz, Ian

Assistant Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine
Medical Director, Yale-New Haven Hospital Adult ED

Clinical Interests: Health care management; public policy

Tarabar, Asim F

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Director, Medical Toxicology
Quality Improvement Director, YNHH Emergency Department

Research Interests: Substance abuse; Toxicology drugs of abuse

Clinical Interests: Emergency medicine; medical toxicology

Vaca, Federico

Professor of Emergency Medicine and in the Child Study Center
Senior Research Faculty

Research Interests: Adolescent; Alcohol; Behavioral; Injury; Injury Epidemiology; Intervention; Motor Vehicle; Pedestrian; Prevention; Trauma; Health Disparities

Clinical Interests: Emergency Medicine, Trauma and Critical Care, Sports Medicine, Motor Vehicle Crash Injury Prevention, Injury Prevention and Control, Unintentional Injuries, Health Disparities in Injury

Wira, Charles Ryan

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Liaison, Yale-New Haven Stroke Program

Research Interests: Stroke; Sepsis; Cardiac arrest

Clinical Interests: Emergency Medicine, Neurocritical Care, Internal Medicine

     

Coppola, Anthony

Clinical Instructor

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Moscovitz, Harry C

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Medical Director, Shoreline Medical Center

Research Interests: Clinical quality; Injury; Substance abuse

Clinical Interests: Emergency medicine

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Baldeo, Sashani

Clinical Interests: adult emergency medicine

Bayer, Robert

Clinical Interests: Surviving sepsis campaign, resident education, emergency medicine

Bernstein, Douglas

Clinical Instructor

Clinical Interests: Critical care and resuscitation; Trauma

Boras, John

Clinical Interests: respiratory distress syndromes

Daniels, Brock

Research Interests: Medical Decision Making; Clinical Decision Rules; Medical Informatics; Diagnostic Imaging in the Emergency Department; Ultrasound

Clinical Interests: Emergency Medicine

Harriman, David

Associate Director Emergency Department St. Raphael's Campus

Clinical Interests: Acute care adult emergency medicine, bedside ultrasonography

Hile, Lisa

Instructor in Emergency Medicine

Clinical Interests: Wilderness medicine, education, simulation medicine

Hipona, Rene Allan

Clinical Interests: Critical care and emergency medical services

Jean, Chrisnel

Clinical Interests: emergency medicine, the application and usage of ultrasound in emergency medicine

Kovar, Jeffrey

Clinical Interests: Difficult airway; critical care

Merritt, Anne K.

Instructor in Emergency Medicine

Research Interests: Medical education, narrative medicine, history of emergency medicine

Clinical Interests: Emergency medicine

Shapiro, Marc

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Medical Director, Yale-New Haven Saint Raphael Campus

Research Interests: Medical simulation; Patient safety; Teamwork training

Clinical Interests: emergency medicine.

Verghese, Vinu

Clinical Interests: Pharmacology; digital medical information; critical care

Vining, Daniel

Clinical Interests: Emergency medicine, fecal transplant, cisplatin ototoxicity, medical ethics

Waltman, Adam Robert

Attending Emergency Medicine Physician
EMS Education Director:Yale New Haven Sponsor Hospital

Clinical Interests: Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

Young, David J

Clinical Interests: Urgent care medicine, occupational medicine, medical review officer