Emergency Medicine Faculty

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Gail D'Onofrio, MD, MS

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 from...

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Steven Bernstein, MD

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.

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 is examining the efficacy of an electronic tobacco order set to help hospitalized smokers quit. A third project is using network analysis to model...

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Federico Vaca, MD, MPH

Vice Chair for Faculty Affairs

Professor of Emergency Medicine and in the Child Study Center

Vice Chair for Faculty Affairs

Biography

Dr. Vaca is a Professor of Emergency Medicine and in the Child Study Center. He is a Senior Research Faculty member in the Yale School of Medicine's Department of Emergency Medicine. Dr. Vaca previously served as a Medical Fellow for the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in Washington, D.C. He serves on the Transportation Research Board of the National Academies’ Committee on Operator Education and Regulation, ANB30 and is a...

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Fuad Abujarad, PhD

Associate Research Scientist in Emergency Medicine

Research Interests

Medical Informatics; Health Information Exchange

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Sandy Bogucki, MD, PhD

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

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James Bonz, MD

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine

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Cynthia Brandt, MD, MPH

Professor of Emergency Medicine and of Anesthesiology (Medical Informatics)

Research Interests

Health Services; Information Science; Preventive Medicine; Public Health

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Sharon Chekijian, MD

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine

Medical Director, PA/NP group

Medical Director, Yale New Haven Hospital PA/NP Residency Program

Faculty Member, Division of Global Health and International Emergency Medicine

Chair, Patient Experience Forum

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Kei-Hoi Cheung, PhD

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

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David Cone, MD

Professor of Emergency Medicine

Chief, Section of EMS

Director, EMS Fellowship

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David Della-Giustina, MD, FACEP, FAWM

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

Program Director of Emergency Medicine Residency

Chief of Education Section

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Kelly Dodge, MD

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine

Associate Director, Medical Simulation

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James Dziura, MPH, PhD

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, of Medicine (Endocrinology) and of Public Health (Biostatistics)

Deputy Director, Yale Center for Analytical Sciences

Research Interests

Diabetes Mellitus; Epidemiology; Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases; Obesity; Statistics as Topic

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Anthony Coppola, MD

Clinical Instructor

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Harry Moscovitz, MD

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine

Medical Director, Shoreline Medical Center

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Sashani Baldeo, MD

Clinical Interests

Emergency Medicine

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Douglas Bernstein, MD

Clinical Instructor

Clinical Interests

Emergency Medicine

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Virginia Burke, MD

Clinical Interests

Emergency Medicine; Palliative Care; Women's Health

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David Harriman, MD, MBA, FACEP

Associate Director Emergency Department St. Raphael's Campus

Research Interests

Emergency Service, Hospital; Health Care Facilities, Manpower, and Services; Health Facilities; Health Services for the Aged

Clinical Interests

Emergency Medicine

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Lisa Hile, MD

Instructor in Emergency Medicine

Clinical Interests

Emergency Medicine; Environmental Medicine