Grand Rounds

ESRD in the ED

Olivia Bailey, MD

Clerkship Director
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine

Dr. Olivia Bailey is a Clinical Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine at the University of Iowa. 

After obtaining her MD from the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Dr. Bailey stayed on to complete her residency in Emergency Medicine. Following residency, she joined the faculty at the University of Iowa and was admitted as a Fellow to the American College of Emergency Physicians in 2010. 

In addition to her clinical practice, Dr. Bailey has also focused her career on student education. She previously served as the Associate Residency Program Director for Emergency Medicine and is currently the Clerkship Director for Emergency Medicine at the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine.


Moving Beyond Guidelines and Accreditation Towards Team-Based Geriatric Emergency Care

Christopher Carpenter, MD, MSC, FACEP, FAAEM

Professor, Emergency Medicine
Division of Emergency Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Mark Bisanzo, MD, DTMH

Associate Professor
Division of Emergency Medicine
Larner College of Medicine, University of Vermont

Mark Bizanso, MD DTMH is Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Associate Program Director for the Emergency Medicine Residency program at the University of Vermont Larner School of Medicine. He is also the Director of Programming and Co-Founder of Global Emergency Care (GEC), a non-governmental organization founded in 2007 that works to help build capacity for emergency care delivery and education in low resource settings. GEC has helped to create a program focused on delivering emergency care in rural areas of Uganda by training non-physician clinicians to provide emergency care.


Stephen Hargarten, MD MPH

Associate Dean for Global Health
Director | Comprehensive Injury Center
Medical College of Wisconsin

Dr. Hargarten has been practicing Emergency Medicine for over 20 years and has been active in injury control for the past 16 years. Dr. Hargarten is an expert in travel-related injuries and has published extensively on injury control; most recently on firearms and alcohol-related trauma. Dr. Hargarten serves as the Co-Chair of Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety and currently serves as the Director of the Firearm Injury Center and The Wisconsin Injury Research Center of the Department of Emergency Medicine at the Medical College.


Michael Steuerwald, MD

Assistant Professor
BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine
William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital

Dr. Michael Steuerwald is the Director of Airway Management for the BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine and Medical Director for Med Flight at UW Health.

After completing medical school at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Dr. Steuerwald completed residency and an EMS fellowship at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. He spent several years as a flight physician with UC Health's Air Care program before joining the faculty at UW.

Dr. Steuerwald's passions lie within the realm of prehospital and retrieval medicine. His academic interest is in emergency airway management, most specifically overcoming airway challenges through education and innovation.


Debra Houry, MD, MPH

Director of the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Debra Houry, MD, MPH, is the Director of the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC) at the CDC. She leads innovative research and science-based programs to prevent injuries and violence and to reduce their consequences. She has previously served as Vice-Chair and Associate Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Emory University School of Medicine and as Associate Professor in the Departments of Behavioral Science and Health Education and in Environmental Health at the Rollins School of Public Health. Her prior research has focused on injury and violence prevention in addition to the interface between emergency medicine and public health, and the utility of preventative health interventions and screening for high-risk health behaviors.

 

Dr. Houry has received several national awards for her work in the field of injury and violence prevention. She has authored more than 90 peer-reviewed publications and book chapters on injury prevention and violence. Dr. Houry received her MD and MPH degrees from Tulane University and completed her residency training in emergency medicine at Denver Health Medical Center.


Jennifer Mitzman, MD

Assistant Professor
Department of Emergency Medicine
The Ohio State University

Dr. Jennifer Mitzman is an assistant professor of emergency medicine and lead pediatric education at The Ohio State University. She also serves as Co-director of Resident Education for the Department of Pediatrics, Emergency Medicine Division at Nationwide Children's Hospital.

 

Dr. Mitzman completed her medical degree at Wright State University School of Medicine and her emergency medicine residency at Case Western Reserve University. Following residency, Dr. Mitzman completed a fellowship in Pediatric Emergency Medicine at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center before joining the faculty at Ohio State.


Amy Zosel, MD MSCS

Associate Professor
Departments of Emergency Medicine and Medical Toxicology
Medical College of Wisconsin

Amy Zosel, MD, MSCS, is a native of Wisconsin. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Biology and Spanish Language and Literature at Marquette University. After completing her MD at MCW, she completed an Emergency Medicine residency at Northwestern University/McGaw Medical Center in Chicago. Her Medical Toxicology Fellowship was at the Rocky Mountain Poison Center, and she concurrently completed a Masters of Clinical Science at the University of Colorado in Denver. 

 

Amy joined the MCW faculty in 2010. She serves on the education core faculty at the Comprehensive Injury Center and co-directs the Injury Prevention Control Summer Program and Elective as well as the Global Health in Belize elective for fourth year medical students. Her research interests include toxicology epidemiology, the abuse, misuse and diversion of prescription medications as well as physician use and impact of state-wide prescription drug monitoring programs.


Naz Karim, MD, MSc, MHA, MPH

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Department of Emergency Medicine
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Dr. Naz Karim is an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Associate Director of the Global Emergency Medicine Fellowship at Brown University and adjunct professor at Bryant University.  Naz completed her Global Emergency Medicine fellowship through the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and has received multiple Masters in Healthcare Administration, Biomedical Sciences, and Public Health.

 

Globally, Dr. Karim has presented emergency medicine topics at international conferences in Nicaragua, Rwanda, Ecuador, and Egypt. Additionally, she has contributed to both educational endeavors and global emergency medicine research in Rwanda. Her educational endeavors include the development of the first Emergency Medicine curriculum for residents in Rwanda. Dr. Karim’s research focuses on the epidemiology of traumatic injuries amongst adults and pediatric patients in Rwanda.

 

She helped create the first emergency medicine trauma registry database in Rwanda.  Naz was able to establish a link between prehospital and emergency care records through the novel use of the Rwandan hospital’s billing system in order to efficiently locate patients with traumatic injuries. Her current research involves the customized training of Rwandan prehospital care providers through a needs assessment and assessing its efficacy through the evaluation of prehospital quality indicators as well as understanding the epidemiology of injuries in the emergency department.  Presently, Dr. Karim is also creating the first global emergency medicine fellowship curriculum at Brown University. 


Marian (Emmy) Betz, MD, MPH

Associate Professor
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Colorado School of Medicine

Dr. Emmy Betz is a board-certified emergency physician who conducts research in injury epidemiology and prevention, with specific interests in older drivers and suicide. Prior work has also included publications and presentations related to the epidemiology of injuries treated in outpatient settings and the correct completion of death certificates after trauma.


Toxidromes: a clinical approach to common overdoses

Kavita Babu, MD

Director, Division of Toxicology
University of Massachusetts Medical School

Dr. Kavita Babu is the Director of the Division of Toxicology and Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at the University of Massachusetts Medical School.

 

After completing residency at the Warren Alpert School of Medicine of Brown University, where she also complete medical school, Dr. Babu completed a fellowship in Medical Toxicology at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. In addition to serving as the current director of the Division of Toxicology, Dr. Babu has also served as the Medical Toxicology Fellowship Program Director at UMass.


Business Model for an Innovative and Disruptive Quality, Safety, and Risk Management Approach

Terry Fairbanks, MD, MS

Assistant VP for Ambulatory Quality & Safety
MedStar Health

Rollin J. "Terry" Fairbanks, MD, MS, FACEP, CPPS, is assistant vice president, ambulatory quality and safety at MedStar Health, professor of emergency medicine at Georgetown University, and founding director of the National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare. He has held several leadership positions for the MedStar Institute for Innovation, including as the institute’s associate director with executive oversight for the National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare, the Simulation Training and Education Laboratory (MedStar SiTEL), and the MedStar Telehealth Innovation Center.

 

Dr. Fairbanks has authored more than 120 publications and a book on healthcare safety and human factors engineering, and he has been a driving force in the transformation of MedStar Health’s approach to Quality and Safety, using a systems-based philosophy. Dr. Fairbanks is a national and international keynote speaker and was recently listed in Becker’s Hospital Review “Top 50 Experts Leading the Field of Patient Safety.”


Pierre Borczuk, MD

Assistant Processor of Emergency Medicine
Department of Emergency Medicine
Harvard Medical School

Michael Gibbs, MD

Chair, Emergency Medicine
Department of Emergency Medicine
Carolinas Medical Center & Levine Children's Hospital

David A. Pearson, MD

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Department of Emergency Medicine
Carolinas Medical Center
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"Lessons Learned in War: Civilian Lessons or Emergency and Trauma Care"

Vikhyat Bebarta, MD

Professor, Emergency Medicine & Pharmacology
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Colorado School of Medicine

"Second Victim: Helping Healers Heal"

Eric Wei, MD

Associate Medical Director for Quality, Safety, and Risk
Department of Emergency Medicine
LAC+USC Medical Center

"Clinical Ultrasound in Global Health"

Sachita Shah, MD

Director, Ultrasound Education
Department of Emergency Medicine
Partners in Health

Seminar in ECG Interpretation: Bradyarrhythmias (9-10) & Emergency Medicine Strategies for Population Health Management (10-11)

David Brown, MD

Chair, Emergency Medicine
Department of Emergency Medicine
Massachusetts General Hospital

**Video recording with audio available on the UW SMPH video library website: 

Seminar in ECG Interpretation: Bradyarrhythmias - https://videos.med.wisc.edu/videos/83535

Emergency Medicine Strategies for Population Health Management- https://videos.med.wisc.edu/videos/83536


"Ultrasound in Resource-limited Settings"

Trish Henwood, MD

President & Co-Founder
Department of Emergency Medicine
Point-of-care Ultrasound in Resource-limited Environments (PURE)

"Stone Disease in the ED: Perspective of Urologists"

Stephen Nakada, MD

The David T. Uehling Chair in Urology
Department of Urology
University of Wisconsin-Madison

"Remember that Patient You Saw?... What every Resident should know about Lawsuits"

Gillian Schmitz, MD

Board Member
ACEP Board of Directors

"ABEM Update"

Deepi G. Goyal, M.D.

Director, American Board of Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medicine

Vicki Noble, MD

Professor of Emergency Medicine
Department of Emergency Medicine
Case Western School of Medicine

Richard M. Levitan, MD

Adjunct Professor of Medicine
Emergency Medicine
Dartmouth College Geisel School of Medicine