Thomas R. Hartka, MD, MS

HartkaThomas[1]Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Assistant Director, Emergency Medicine Research Office
Assistant Medical Director, UVA Center for Applied Biomechanics
Medical Examiner, Jurisdiction: City of Charlottesville and Albemarle County, Office of the Chief Medical Examiner

P.O. Box 800699
Charlottesville, VA 22908-0699
Phone: 434-924-8485
Fax: 434-924-2877
E-mail: trh6u@virginia.edu

Education

  • M.D.S., Data Science, University of Virginia (in progress)
  • Trauma Biomechanics Fellowship, University of Virginia (2014)
  • Residency, Emergency Medicine, University of Virginia (2013)
  • M.D., University of Virginia (2010)
  • Post-Baccalaureate Premedical Program, John Hopkins University (2005)
  • M.S., Computer Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (2004)
  • B.S., Computer Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (2002)

Clinical and Research Interests

  • Blunt Force Thoracic Trauma
  • Radiographic Interpretation of Injury and Accident Reconstruction
  • Motor Vehicle Crash Occupant Kinematics during Collisions
  • Pre-hospital Patient Care and Triage
  • Pre-hospital provider education
  • Mobile computing for medical education
  • High-fidelity simulation

Publications