Faculty

PLEASE NOTE: The faculty pool is for all the courses and not all faculty members will be at each course. Customarily, four faculty members teach at each course.

W. Richard Bukata, M.D.
Program Director,
Emergency Medicine & Acute Care / 2014
Medical Director, The Center for Medical Education, Inc.
Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine,
Los Angeles County/USC Medical Center,
Los Angeles, California

Jerome Hoffman, M.D.
Associate Program Director,
Emergency Medicine & Acute Care / 2014
Professor of Medicine and Emergency Medicine, Emeritus
University of California, Los Angeles

Diane Birnbaumer, M.D.

Senior Faculty
Department of Emergency Medicine
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Professor of Clinical Medicine
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

Michael Heller, M.D.
Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine

Director, Emergency Ultrasound
Beth Israel Medical Center
Department of Emergency Medicine
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
New York, New York

Michael Bresler, M.D.

Clinical Professor, Division of Emergency Medicine,
Stanford University School of Medicine,
Stanford, California
Former Director of Emergency Medicine,
Mills-Peninsula Health System
Burlingame, California


Stephen Colucciello, M.D.

Chief, Department of Emergency Medicine
Carolinas Medical Center
Adjunct Professor of Emergency Medicine
University of North Carolina Medical School,
Chapel Hill, North Carolina


James Ducharme, M.D.
Clinical Professor of Medicine
McMaster University
VP, Health Management Services, Ontario
Chief Medical Officer, McKesson Canada
Editor-in-Chief, Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine
Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine

Kevin Klauer, D.O., E.J.D.
Chief Medical Officer and
Patient Safety Organization Director
Director, Center for Emergency Medical Education
Emergency Medicine Physicians, Ltd.,
Canton, Ohio
Assistant Clinical Professor
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Gregory L. Henry, M.D.
Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine
University of Michigan
Co-Editor, Risk Management Monthly
Medicolegal Consultant
Emergency Physicians Medical Group, PC
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Neal Little, M.D.

Emergency Physician,
Chelsea Hospital,
Chelsea, Michigan



William Mallon, M.D.

Former Program Director, EM Residency
Founder, International Division,
Department of Emergency Medicine
Los Angeles County/USC Medical Center

James R. Roberts, M.D.
Professor and Vice Chair,
Department of Emergency Medicine
Senior Consultant,
Division of Medical Toxicology
Drexel University College of Medicine
Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine
Director, Division of Toxicology
Mercy Catholic Medical Center
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Alfred D. Sacchetti, M.D.
Chief of Emergency Medicine,
Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center,
Camden, New Jersey
Clinical Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine,
Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Ashley Shreves, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Emergency Medicine
Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
Mt. Sinai School of Medicine
New York, NY

Peter Viccellio, M.D.
Vice Chairman and Clinical Director

Department of Emergency Medicine
State University of New York
at Stony Brook, School of Medicine
Stony Brook, New York

Sanjay Arora, M.D.
Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Associate Research Director
Keck School of Medicine
Los Angeles County/USC Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA

David H. Newman, M.D.
Director of Clinical Research
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Department of Emergency Medicine
Mt. Sinai School of Medicine
New York, New York

Creator, www.TheNNT.com &
www.SMARTEM.org

Michael Menchine, M.D., M.P.H.
Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Chair, Research Committee
Keck School of Medicine
Los Angeles County/USC Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA

Kenneth Milne, MD

Adjunct Professor Emergency Medicine,
Western University, London, Ontario
Faculty, Best Evidence in Emergency Medicine,
McMaster University Hamilton, Ontario
Chief of Emergency Medicine and Chief of Staff
South Huron Hospital, Exeter, Ontario
Creator of The Skeptics Guide to Emergency Medicine

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Resolution of Conflicts of Interest:
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