Heather T. Lounsbury, MD

Heather T. Lounsbury, MD


Formerly known as Dr. Heather T. Streich.
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine

Assistant Program Director, Emergency Medicine Residency Program

P.O. Box 800699
Charlottesville, VA 22908-0699
Phone: (434) 924-8485
Fax: (434) 924-2877



  • Fellowship in Medical Education, University of Virginia (2015)
  • Residency, Emergency Medicine, University of Virginia (2014)
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Arizona (2011)
  • B.S. in Biology, Co-major in Philosophy, Creighton University (2007)

Clinical and Teaching Interests

  • Medical  Education and Resiliency
  • Foundations of Clinical Medicine
  • ECG in Clinical Medicine
  • Entrustable Professional Activities Working Group


  • Streich HT, Rushton WF, Charlton NP. Death by Spice: A case report of mortality following synthetic cannabiniod use. Clinical Tox, 2014 Vol. 52(4):365. Cited=2. IF=4.398, Rank 13/93 in TOXICOLOGY journals.


  • Bentley S, Hu K, Messman A, Moadel T, Khandewal S, Streich H, Noelker J. Are All Competencies Equal in the Eyes of Residents? A Multicenter Study of Emergency Medicine Residents’ Interest in Feedback. Western J Emerg Med 2017 Jan:18(1):76-81. doi:10.5811/westjem.2016.11.32626.
  • Streich HT, Huff JS. Differentiation, Evaluation, and Management of Ataxia in Adults and Children. Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine. American College of Emergency Physicians. 2015;29:1-9.