Emergency Medicine Leadership

S.V. Mahadevan, MD
Department Chairman of Emergency Medicine

Residency Training: University of California, Los Angeles - Olive View
Professional Interests: Trauma, Medical Education, International Medicine


Matthew Strehlow, MD
Department Vice-Chairman of Emergency Medicine

Residency Training: Stanford/Kaiser
Professional Interests: International Medicine, Medical Education, Critical Care, Sepsis, Congestive Heart Failure


Clinical Directors

Sam Shen, MD, MBA
Director of Adult Emergency Medicine

Residency Training: Harvard/Beth Israel Deaconess
Professional Interests: Health Care Management, Emergency Department Operations


Bernard Dannenberg, MD
Director of Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Residency Training: University of California, Irvine - Pediatrics / Loma Linda University - Emergency Medicine
Professional Interests: Pediatric Pain Management, Pediatric Emergency Medicine


Laleh Gharahbaghian, MD
Assistant Director of Adult Emergency Medicine (Emergency Imaging)

Residency Training: University of California, Irvine
Professional Interests: Ultrasound, Medical Education


Alexei Wagner, MD, MBA
Assistant Director of Adult Emergency Medicine (Clinical)

Residency Training: University of Chicacgo
Professional Interests: Aeromedicine, Airway Management, Medical Education
 


Ian Brown, MD
Assistant Director of Adult Emergency Medicine (Informatics)

Residency Training: Johns Hopkins University
Professional Interests: Cardiovascular Emergencies, Cardiac Risk Stratification, Medical Informatics


Daniel Imler, MD
Assistant Medical Director of Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Fellowship Training: Boston Medical Center - Boston University
Residency Training: Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
Professional Interests: Clinical Informatics, Clinical Decision Support Systems, Global Health, Pediatric Emergency Medicine


Academic Directors

Phillip Harter, MD
Director of Professional Development and Education

Residency Training: Christ Hospital and Medical Center
Professional Interests: Medical Education, Simulation and Virtual Reality, Residency Administration


James Quinn, MD
Director of Research

Residency Training: University of Ottawa
Professional Interests: Medical Informatics, Wound Management, Syncope, Decision Rules


Donald Schreiber, MD
Director of Quality

Residency Training: University of Southern California
Professional Interests: Cardiovascular Emergencies


Rebecca Smith-Coggins, MD
Director of Faculty Affairs

Residency Training: Northwestern University
Professional Interests: Wellness, Physiological effects of shift work, Simulation


Nounou Taleghani, MD, PhD
Director of Undergraduate Medical Education

Residency Training: Stanford/Kaiser
Professional Interests: International Emergency Medicine, Medical Education, Emergency Medical Services


Sarah Williams, MD
Director of Graduate Medical Education

Residency Training: Stanford/Kaiser
Professional Interests: Ultrasound, Medical Education, Health Advocacy
 


Ewen Wang, MD
Director of Faculty Affairs
Associate Director of Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Fellowship Training: Pediatric Emergency Medicine - Children's Oakland and Stanford/LPCH
Residency Training:
Stanford/Kaiser
Professional Interests: Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Social Emergency Medicine and Population Health


Stanford Full-Time Faculty

Peter Acker, MD

Residency Training: University of Chicago
Professional Interests: International Emergency Medicine, Pre-hospital Emergency Care, Medical Education


Samuel Yang, MD

Residency Training: Johns Hopkins University
Professional Interests: Infectious Diseases, Global Health, Medical Technology


Kenton Anderson, MD

Residency Training: Duke University Medical Center
Professional Interests: Ultrasound


Paul Auerbach, MD

Residency Training: University of California, Los Angeles
Professional Interests: Wilderness Medicine, Biodesign, Medicine and the Environment, Dive Medicine


Joseph Becker, MD

Residency Training: Yale-New Haven
Professional Interests: Emergency Medicine


Milana Boukhman, MD

Residency Training: Harvard/Beth Israel Deaconess
Professional Interests: Bioterrorism, Disaster Medicine, International Medicine, Innovations in Healthcare


Colin Bucks, MD

Residency Training: Temple University
Professional Interests: Disaster Medicine, Emergency Medicine


Jeffrey Chien, MD

Residency Training: Thomas Jefferson University
Professional Interests: Medical Education


Henry Curtis, MD

Residency Training: Mount Sinai
Professional Interests: Simulation


Peter D'Souza, MD

Residency Training: Stanford/Kaiser
Professional Interests: Emergency Medical Services


Thomas Dalton, MD

Residency Training: Hennepin County Medical Center
Professional Interests: Cardiovascular Emergencies, Conscious Sedation, Airway Management


Andrea Fang, MD

Residency Training: University of California, Los Angeles - Harbor
Professional Interests: Pediatric Emergency Medicine


Gregory Gilbert, MD

Residency Training: Emory University
Professional Interests: Emergency Medical Services, Stroke, Medical Education


Prasanthi Govindarajan, MD

Residency Training: Boston Medical Center
Professional Interests: Neurological Emergencies, Pre-hospital Care, Stroke.


Nikita Joshi, MD

Residency Training: SUNY Downstate
Professional Interests: Simulation


Jennifer Kanapicki, MD

Residency Training: Stanford/Kaiser
Professional Interests: International Emergency Medicine, Medical Education


Ayesha Khan, MD

Residency Training: Detroit Medical Center
Professional Interests: Pediatric Emergency Medicine


Kajal Khanna, MD

Residency Training: University of California, San Francisco
Professional Interests: Pediatric Emergency Medicine


Edward Klofas, MD

Residency Training: University of California, San Francisco
Professional Interests: Emergency Medical Services, Emergency Procedures, Medical Gismos


Kathryn Koval, MD

Residency Training: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Professional Interests: International Emergency Medicine


Moon Lee, MD

Residency Training: University of California, Davis
Professional Interests: Pediatric Emergency Medicine


Justin Lemieux, MD

Residency Training: University of California, San Diego
Professional Interests: Emergency Medical Services, Toxicology


Benjamin Lindquist, MD

Residency Training: Stanford/Kaiser
Professional Interests: International Emergency Medicine


Grant Lipman, MD

Residency Training: St. Luke's - Roosevelt
Professional Interests: Wilderness Medicine, Evidence-based Medicine


Viveta Lobo, MD

Residency Training: Hahnemann University
Professional Interests: Ultrasound


Jason Lowe, DO

Residency Training: University of California, San Francisco - Fresno
Professional Interests: Pediatric Emergency Medicine


Tsuyoshi Mitarai, MD

Residency Training: University of Maryland
Professional Interests: Internal Medicine/Critical Care Medicine


William Mulkerin, MD

Residency Training: Stanford/Kaiser
Professional Interests: Emergency Medical Services


Kelly Murphy, MD

Residency Training: Brown University
Professional Interests: International Medicine, Sports Medicine, Tropical Medicine, Rural Grassroots Medical Education, Webmaster


Jennifer Newberry, MD, JD

Residency Training: Stanford/Kaiser
Professional Interests: Social Emergency Medicine and Population Health


Jessica Ngo, MD

Residency Training: Stanford/Kaiser
Professional Interests: Disaster Response 


Ronak Patel, MD

Residency Training: Brigham and Women's Hospital/Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Affiliated Emergency Medicine
Professional Interests: Urban Health, Risk Mitigation and Preparedness, Microfinance Interventions, Urbanization and Vulnerability


Phillips Perera, MD

Residency Training: University of Southern California
Professional Interests: Ultrasound


Cori Poffenberger, MD

Residency Training: University of California, Los Angeles - Harbor
Professional Interests: Ultrasound


Mitesh Rao, MD
System Patient Safety Officer for Stanford Health Care

Residency Training: Yale University
Professional Interests: Patient Safety, Quality Improvement, Innovation


Kimberly Schertzer, MD

Residency Training: Stanford/Kaiser
Professional Interests: Simulation


Rebecca Walker, MD

Residency Training: Loma Linda University
Professional Interests: International Emergency Medicine, Public Health, Administration


Emergency Medicine Fellows

2016-2017

Patrick Burns, MD
Wilderness Medicine

Residency Training: University of Washington/UW Medicine
Professional Interests: Wilderness Medicine

Molly Estes, MD
Academic Emergency Medicine

Residency Training: Stanford/Kaiser
Professional Interests: Academic EM, International Medicine, Ultrasound, Pediatric EM

Michelle Feltes, MD
International Emergency Medicine

Residency Training: George Washington University
Professional Interests: International Emergency Medicine

Rwo-Wen (Chloe) Huang, MD
Ultrasound

Residency Training: University of Chicago
Professional Interests: Ultrasound

Calvin Kong, MD
EMS/Disaster

Residency Training: Mount Sinai Beth Israel
Professional Interests: EMS, Disaster Medicine

Linn Lung, MD
Simulation

Residency Training: NYU/Bellevue
Professional Interests: Simulation

Sybil Zachariah, MD
International Emergency Medicine

Residency Training: Stanford/Kaiser
Professional Interests: International Emergency Medicine

Stanford Part-Time Faculty

Rodney Altman, MD

Residency Training: University of Illinois
Professional Interests: Emergency Medicine


Al'ai Alvarez, MD

Residency Training: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Professional Interests: Emergency Medicine


Barbie Barrett, MD

Residency Training: University of Southern California
Professional Interests: Emergency Medicine


Michael Bresler, MD

Residency Training: Stanford/Kaiser
Professional Interests: Emergency Medicine


Ram Duriseti, MD

Residency Training: Stanford/Kaiser
Professional Interests: Computational Modeling of Medical Decisions, Statistical Computing, Cost-Effectiveness Analysis


Glen Ferguson, DO

Residency Training: University of California, Los Angeles
Professional Interests: Emergency Medicine


Deborah Kimball, MD

Residency Training: MetroHealth Medical Center
Professional Interests: Emergency Medicine


Anne Merritt, MD

Residency Training: Yale University
Professional Interests: Emergency Medicine

Sachie Oshima, MD

Residency Training: Stanford/Kaiser
Professional Interests: Health Information Technology


Avinash Patil, MD

Residency Training: Loma Linda University
Professional Interests: Emergency Medicine


Elizabeth Raphael, MD

Residency Training: Detroit Medical Center
Professional Interests: Emergency Medicine


Lusana Schutz, DO

Residency Training: University of California, Davis
Professional Interests: Emergency Medicine


George Sternbach, MD

Residency Training: University of Chicago
Professional Interests: Emergency Medicine


Vance Vanier, MD

Residency Training: Alameda Health System
Professional Interests: Emergency Medicine


Eric L. Weiss, MD

Residency Training: University of California, Los Angeles
Professional Interests: Infectious Diseases


Ken Zafren, MD

Residency Training: University of California, Los Angeles
Professional Interests: Emergency Medical Services, Wilderness Medicine


Erik Anderson, MD
Social Emergency Medicine

Residency Training: Alameda Health System
Professional Interests: Social Emergency Medicine and Population Health


Marjan Askar, MD