Emergency Medicine & Acute Care

Faculty

The award-winning faculty participating in the Emergency Medicine & Acute Care course have been specifically chosen for their in-depth knowledge of emergency medicine and their ability to present information with passion and energy. Typically four faculty participate at each course location.

W. Richard Bukata, MD

W. Richard Bukata, MD

Program Director,
Emergency Medicine & Acute Care / 2022
Medical Director,
The Center for Medical Education, Inc.
Adjunct Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine,
Los Angeles County / USC Medical Center,
Los Angeles, California

Mel Herbert, MD

Mel Herbert, MD

CEO EM:RAP
Co-Creator: CorePendium
Professor of Emergency Medicine
UCLA Department of Emergency Medicine
Los Angeles, California

Diane M. Birnbaumer, MD

Diane M. Birnbaumer, MD

Emeritus Professor of Medicine,
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Senior Clinical Educator,
Department of Emergency Medicine
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Torrance, California

Christopher Carpenter, MD, MSc

Christopher Carpenter, MD, MSc

Professor, Emergency Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
Deputy Editor-in-Chief, Academic Emergency Medicine
Associate Editor, Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
Editorial Board, Annals of Internal Medicine’s ACP Journal Club
Editorial Board, Missouri Medicine

Roya Caloia, DO, MPH

Roya Caloia, DO, MPH

Core Faculty, Emergency Medicine Residency
Ascension Genesys Hospital, Grand Blanc, MI
Clinical Assistant Professor,
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Vice Chair, National Clinical Governance Board,
Associate Director of Clinical Education
US Acute Care Solutions, Canton Ohio

Stephen Colucciello, MD

Stephen Colucciello, MD

Vice Chair Emergency Medicine
Atrium Health Carolinas Medical Center
Clinical Professor, Emergency Medicine
Wake Forest Medical School,
Charlotte Campus
Charlotte, North Carolina

Jim Ducharme, MD

Jim Ducharme, MD

Emergency Physician
Assistant Director of Professional Services
St. Eustache Hospital, Quebec City, Canada
Clinical Professor of Medicine, McMaster University
Adjunct Professor of Family Medicine, Queen's University
Immediate Past President, International Federation for Emergency Medicine
Editor Emeritus, Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine

David Glaser, MD

David Glaser, MD

Clinical Director
Emergency Medicine
Colorado Permanente Medical Group
Denver, Colorado

Michael Heller, MD

Michael Heller, MD

Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Mount Sinai Beth Israel Medical Center
New York, New York

Preeti Jois, MD, MBA

Preeti Jois, MD, MBA

Adjunct Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL
Medical Director, Clinical Decision Insights Program,
Humana Medicare Advantage Program, Southeastern U.S.
Major, US Air Force, Reserve
Critical Care Transport Physician
MacDill Air Force Base, Tampa, FL

Jessica Mason, MD

Jessica Mason, MD

Academic Core Faculty,
Medical Education Fellowship Director,
John Peter Smith Hospital, Fort Worth, Texas
Deputy Editor of Emergency Medicine Reviews and Perspectives (EMRAP)
Managing Editor of EMRAP's Continuous Core Content (C3)
Managing Editor of EMRAP-HD video production

Kenneth Milne, MD

Wm. Kenneth Milne, MD

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

Jess Monas, MD

Jess Monas, MD

Consultant,
Department of Emergency Medicine
Mayo Clinic Hospital, Phoenix, Arizona
Co-host of EM:RAP EMA Ultra Summary
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine
Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine
Scottsdale, Arizona

Heather Murray, MD, MSc

Heather Murray, MD, MSc

Professor of Emergency Medicine and Deputy Head,
Department of Emergency Medicine
Queen's University, Ontario, Canada
Associate Editor, Canadian Medical Association Journal

Richard Pescatore, DO

Richard Pescatore, DO

Director of Clinical Research
Medical Director for Emergency Medical Services
Department of Emergency Medicine
Crozer-Keystone Health System
Chester, Pennsylvania
Medical Director
Mullica Hill Advanced Therapies
Mullica Hill, New Jersey

Ryan Raam, MD

Ryan Raam, MD

Clinical Faculty, Department of Emergency Medicine
Los Angeles County General Hospital

Alfred D. Sacchetti, MD

Alfred D. Sacchetti, MD

ED Director of Clinical Services,
Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center,
Camden, New Jersey
Clinical Assistant Professor,
Emergency Medicine,
Thomas Jefferson University,
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Jan Shoenberger, MD

Jan Shoenberger, MD

Vice Chair of Operations and Clinical Education
Department of Emergency Medicine
Los Angeles County / USC Medical Center
Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine,
Keck School of Medicine of USC

Aaron Skolnik, MD

Aaron Skolnik, MD

Consultant,
Department of Critical Care Medicine
Medical Director of Respiratory Care
Mayo Clinic Hospital, Phoenix, Arizona
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine
Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine
Scottsdale, Arizona

Ramin R. Tabatabai, MD

Ramin R. Tabatabai, MD

Program Director,
LAC+USC Emergency Medicine Residency
Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Keck School of Medicine of USC
Los Angeles, California

Peter Viccellio, MD

Peter Viccellio, MD

Vice Chairman and Clinical Director
Department of Emergency Medicine
Professor of Emergency Medicine
Stony Brook University School of Medicine
Stony Brook, New York

Faculty Disclosure

It is the policy of the Center for Emergency Medical Education (CEME) to insure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all its sponsored educational activities; that all contributors present information in an objective, unbiased manner without endorsement or criticism of specific products or services; and that the relationships that contributors disclose will not influence their contributions. Those in a position to control the content of this educational activity are required to disclose to learners all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests prior to the beginning of the educational activity.

Resolution of Conflicts of Interest

In accordance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support of CME, the Center for Emergency Medical Education implemented mechanisms, prior to the planning and implementation of this CME activity, to identify and resolve conflicts of interest for all individuals in a position to control content of this CME activity.