Local and National Faculty Leadership Positions

The Faculty members within the Department of Emergency Medicine continue to be very active both within the Health System and national organizations. The following is a partial list of faculty activities:

ABEM (American Board of Emergency Medicine)

President and Past-President

Board examiners

Editor, LLSA examination

2011 EM Model Review – Task Force (Chair)


ACEP (American College of Emergency Physicians)

Board of Directors

Member, Clinical Policies Committee

Member, EMS Committee

Member/Chair Trauma Care and Injury Control Committee

Member, Program Committee

Liaison to American Trauma Society

Editorial Board, PEER IX


AACT (American Academy of Clinical Toxicology)

Board Member

Chair of Ethics Committee


American Heart Association

First Aid Subcommittee


ACCME (Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education)

Chair of Board of Directors


AAAM (Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine)

Board Member

Scientific Program Committee member


FERNE (Foundation for Education and Research in Neurologic Emergencies)

Board of Directors


NAEMSP (National Association of EMS Physicians)



SAEM (Society for Academic Emergency Medicine)

President/Past-President (3 UVA faculty)

Ultrasound Interest Group Chair


Society of Chest Pain Centers

Board of Trustees

National Congress Chair 2010


University of Virginia Health System

President, University of Virginia Clinical Staff

Chair, Credentials Committee

Chair, Resuscitation Committee

Co-Chair, Airway Committee

Co-director, Simulation Center

Chair, Faculty Recruitment, Retention and Welfare Committee of Faculty Senate

Member, Faculty Senate Executive Council

Medical Director, Emergency Management

Medical Director, Life Support Learning Center


Reviewers/Editors for the following journals

Academic Emergency Medicine

American Journal of Cardiology

American Journal of Emergency Medicine

Annals of Emergency Medicine

Archives of Internal Medicine

Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine

Critical Care Medicine


Journal of American College of Cardiology

Journal of Emergency Medicine

Journal of Medical Toxicology


Pediatric Emergency Medicine Reports


Prehospital Emergency Care


The Heart

The Lancet

Traffic Injury Prevention