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Cameron Gettel, MD, MHS

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine; Clinical Investigator, Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE); Co-Director of Yale Emergency Scholars Fellowship, Emergency Medicine

Biography

Cameron Gettel, MD, MHS is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine, a Clinical Investigator at the Yale Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, and the Co-Director of the Yale Emergency Scholars (YES) Fellowship. Dr. Gettel aims to advance the understanding of emergency department care transitions in the growing geriatric population through the identification and development of patient- and caregiver-reported outcome measures and then to design, implement, and validate innovative care transition strategies and interventions to improve clinical outcomes. His work is funded by the NIH/NIA GEMSSTAR R03 mechanism, the NIA IMPACT Collaboratory, the Alzheimer's Association, the Emergency Medicine Foundation, the Yale OAIC Pepper Center, the Geriatric Emergency care Applied Research (GEAR) Networks, and the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine Foundation.

Dr. Gettel earned his undergraduate degree in Biochemistry from Elizabethtown College and his Doctor of Medicine from the Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine. Most recently, he completed Emergency Medicine residency at Brown University, where he served as chief resident, and the National Clinician Scholars Program here at Yale University.

Education & Training

  • MHS
    Yale University School of Medicine (2021)
  • Resident Physician
    Brown University (2019)
  • MD
    Pennsylvania State University (2015)
  • BS
    Elizabethtown College, Biochemistry (2011)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Award for Excellence in ResearchAcademy of Geriatric Emergency Medicine (AGEM)2022
Best Trainee Abstract AwardSAEM Academy of Geriatric Emergency Medicine2020
Excellence in Geriatric ScholarshipBrown University Graduate Medical Education2019
CLEAR! AwardBrown University Department of Emergency Medicine2019
Haffenreffer House Staff Excellence AwardBrown University Graduate Medical Education2019
Gregory D. Jay Resident Research AwardBrown University Department of Emergency Medicine2019
EMRA/ACEP Resident-Fellow Health Policy AwardEMRA2019
EMRA Emergency Medicine Basic Research Skills (EMBRS) ScholarshipEMRA2018

Professional Service

OrganizationRoleDate
ACEP MIPS Value Pathways Task ForceChair2020 - 2022
ACEP Geriatric Emergency Department Accreditation ProgramReviewer2020 - Present
ACEP Quality and Patient Safety CommitteeMember2019 - Present
SAEM Academy of Geriatric Emergency MedicineMember2015 - Present

Departments & Organizations