Emergency Medicine Faculty

D'Onofrio, Gail

Chair

Research Interests:Alcohol and other drug problems in ED setting; Brief intervention and referral to treatment; Women and heart disease perceptions of risk, knowledge and behaviors

Clinical Interests:Emergency medicine; Women and heart disease; Brief interventions for alcohol and other drug problems; teenage drinking; cardiac risk factors

Bernstein, Steven L.

Vice Chair for Academic Affairs

Research Interests:Smoking cessation; Healthcare access; Information technology; Disparities

Clinical Interests:Smoking Cessation; Emergency treatment

Cone, David C

Chief of Emergency Medicine Services

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

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

Dodge, Kelly L

Associate Director of Medical Simulation

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

Clinical Interests:Emergency medicine

Evans, Leigh V

Director of Medical Simulation

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

Clinical Interests:Emergency medicine

Jubanyik, Karen Jean

Director of Medical Education and Academic Advisor for School of Medicine

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

Moore, Christopher

Director for Division of Ultrasound

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

Clinical Interests:Emergency medicine

Moscovitz, Harry C

Medical Director for Shoreline Medical Center

Research Interests:Clinical quality; Injury; Substance abuse

Clinical Interests:Emergency medicine

Post, Lori Ann

Director of Research Development

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

Powsner, Seth M.

Director of CIU

Research Interests:Computer and Information Sciences; Computer graphics; Data Systems; Information retrieval; Medical informatics; Psychiatry

Clinical Interests:emergency psychiatry / crisis intervention; consultation and geriatric psychiatry; psychiatry/medical comorbidity

Sather, John Earl

Associate Director for Medical Education

Clinical Interests:Emergency medicine

Safdar, Basmah

Director for the Chest Pain Center (CPC)

Research Interests:Sex- and gender-specific research; Persistent chest pain physiology and patient-centered outcomes; Endothelial reactivity; Microvascular disease; Cardiac biomarkers; Coronary risk factors; Depression; Disparities; Chest pain in a multidimensional model.

Clinical Interests:Emergency care for adults and children

Tomassoni, Anthony

Medical Director for the Office of Emergency Preparedness

Research Interests:EMS; Emergency preparedness and disaster medicine; Global health; Medical toxicology and chemical emergencies; Emergency medicine and injury prevention; Education

Clinical Interests:Medical toxicology; hyperbaric and dive medicine

Abujarad, Fuad

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

Bayer, Robert

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

Bernstein, Douglas

Clinical Interests:Critical care and resuscitation; Trauma

Bogucki, Sandy

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

Clinical Interests:Emergency Medical Services

Boras, John

Clinical Interests:respiratory distress syndromes

Brandt, Cynthia A

Research Interests:Biomedical informatics; Health services; Veterans

Clinical Interests:preventive medicine

Della-Giustina, David

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

French, Alyssa Rubin

Clinical Interests:Emergency medicine

Hall, Michael Kennedy

Clinical Interests:Point-of-Care Ultrasonography; Emergency Health System Care Delivery

Harriman, David

Clinical Interests:Acute care adult emergency medicine, bedside ultrasonography

Hayward, Alison

Clinical Interests:sepsis, urologic emergencies, medical ethics, global health ethics

Hipona, Rene Allan

Clinical Interests:Critical care and emergency medical services

Hsiao, Allen L.

Research Interests:Technology in Medicine; Point of Care Testing; Electronic Medical Records; Clinical Decision Support; Improving Efficiency and Quality of Clinical Care; Telemedicine

Clinical Interests:Emergent Care of Children; Point-of-care Testing; Handoffs/Transitions of Care; Clinical Decision Support; Febrile Infant Evaluation

Jean, Chrisnel

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

Kovar, Jeffrey

Clinical Interests:Difficult airway; critical care

Marcolini, Evie

Research Interests:Critical care

Clinical Interests:Neurocritical Care, Surgical Critical care

Medoro, Ian

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

Melnick, Ted

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

Clinical Interests:emergency medicine; neurologic emergencies

Merritt, Anne K.

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

Clinical Interests:Emergency medicine

Monico, Edward P

Clinical Interests:Emergency medicine

Pantalon, Michael V

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

Parwani, Vivek

Research Interests:Paramedic education; airway management; disaster medicine

Clinical Interests:Emergency medicine

Rambus, Carolyn

Clinical Interests:Emergency medicine

Shapiro, Marc

Research Interests:Medical simulation; Patient safety; Teamwork training

Clinical Interests:emergency medicine.

Tarabar, Asim F

Research Interests:Substance abuse; Toxicology drugs of abuse

Clinical Interests:Emergency medicine; medical toxicology

Vaca, Federico

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

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

Clinical Interests:Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

Wira, Charles Ryan

Research Interests:Stroke; Sepsis; Cardiac arrest

Clinical Interests:Emergency Medicine, Neurocritical Care, Internal Medicine