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FACULTY

University of Illinois Hospital

Residency School

Cook County Hospital

Medical School

Boston University

Brad Bunney MD

Title

Residency Director, Professor

Interests

Academic Interests include Neurological Emergencies 

Residency School

University of Illinois at Chicago

Medical School

Western University of Health Sciences

Shana Ross DO, MSc, MHPE Candidate

Title

Assistant Program Director

Interests

Academic Interests include Simulation, Wellness, Medical Education & Professional Development 

Residency School

Midwestern University

Medical School

Des Moines University

Christopher M. Colbert DO, FACOEP

Title

Assistant Residency Director

Interests

Academic Interests include Resident Education, with personal interests including sports and music

Residency School

University of Illinois at Chicago IM/EM

Medical School

University of Illinois at Chicago

Carissa Tyo MD

Title

Assistant Clinical Professor, IM/EM Program Director 

Interests

Academic Interests include emergent care of the morbidly obese and facilitating communications between specialties 

Residency School

University of Chicago Medical Center

Medical School

Georgetown University School of Medicine

Amit Arwindekar MD

Title

Assistant Professor, Director Emergency Department Operations

Interests

Academic Interests include Emergency Department throughput, quality of patient care, physician wellness

Residency School

University of Illinois at Chicago IM/EM

Medical School

Michigan State

Sukhveer Bains MD

Title

Assistant Professor

Interests

Academic Interests include Social Emergency Medicine, Health disparities and Opioid use disorders

Residency School

Northwestern University

Medical School

Northwestern University Medical School

Stacey Chamberlain MD, MPH

Title

Assistant Professor, Assistant Director, International Emergency Medicine

Interests

Academic Interests include Global Health, Emergency Medicine development in resource-limited settings and Resident Education

Residency School

Midwestern University

Medical School

Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine- Virginia Campus

David Chestek DO

Title

Assistant Professor, Director of Clinical Informatics of ED & Community Care

Interests

Academic Interests include technology supporting our medical system and improving interoperability of healthcare systems 

Residency School

University of Cincinnati

Medical School

Case Western Reserve University

Joseph C. Colla MD, RDMS

Title

Emergency Ultrasound Fellowship Director

Interests

Academic Interests include Emergency Ultrasound, International Medicine, Resident Education and Remediation, Board and In-Service Test Preparation, and Emergency Cardiac disease 

Residency School

St. Luke’s- Roosevelt Hospital Center

Medical School

UMDNJ- Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Marina Del Rios MD, MSc

Title

Assistant Professor; Health Disparities Research Coordinator; Emergency Ultrasound Clinical Instructor 

Interests

Academic Interests include discovering novel ultrasound uses in the emergency department, promoting practices to help reduce healthcare disparities, and incorporating primary care

Residency School

University of Illinois at Chicago

Medical School

University of Cincinnati

Wesley Eilbert MD

Title

Associate Professor

Interests

Academic Interests include medical education and research 

Residency School

University of Chicago

Medical School

University of Illinois at Chicago

Leah Finkel MD

Title

Assistant Professor, Education Director Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Interests

Academic Interests include point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS), simulation, medical education and discovering novel uses for POCUS in pediatric emergency medicine 

Residency School

University of Illinois at Chicago

Medical School

University of Illinois

Lisa M. Gehm MD, FACEP

Title

Assistant Clinical Professor

Interests

Academic Interests include medial education, departmental processes, international medicine

Residency School

Duke University Hospital

Medical School

Duke University

Amber Hathcock MD

Title

Assistant Professor

Interests

Academic Interests include global and public health with a focus on injury prevention and patient-centered, culturally competent care. 

Residency School

William Beaumont Hospital, Michigan

Medical School

Eastern Virginia Medical School

Pavitra Kotini-Shah MD

Title

Assistant Professor

Interests

Academic Interests include emergency cardiovascular care, resuscitation, point-of-care ultrasound, and sex/gender disparities 

Residency School

University of Illinois at Chicago

Medical School

University of Illinois at Chicago

Janet Lin MD, MPH

Title

Associate Professor

Interests

Academic Interests include International Emergency Medicine, Global health, Public health, Humanitarian aid/response

Residency School

University of Illinois at Chicago / Toxicon

Medical School

University of Illinois- Rockford

Timothy J. Meehan MD, MPH, FACEP

Title

Assistant Clinical Professor Emergency Medicine and Medical Toxicology 

Interests

Academic Interests include Toxicology (street drugs, pharmaceutical diversion, critical care) EM: Sedation & Airway 

Residency School

University of Maryland

Medical School

University of Illinois at Chicago

Heather M. Prendergast MD, MPH, FACEP

Title

Associate Professor, Vice-Chair

Interests

Academic Interests include Diastolic Heart Failure, Elderly health disparities 

Residency School

University of Illinois at Chicago IM/EM

Medical School

Southern Illinois University

Adam Rodos MD

Title

Assistant Professor, Director of Quality, Assistant Director IM/EM Residency

Interests

Academic Interests include hospital operations and flow, quality, patient safety, process improvement and the integration of these activities into resident and medical student education. 

Residency School

Cook County Hospital- Stroger

Medical School

Northwestern University

Trevonne M. Thompson MD, FACEP, FACMT

Title

Associate Professor

Interests

Academic Interests include Medical Toxicology

Residency School

University of Cincinnati

Medical School

University of Chicago

Terry Vanden Hoek MD

Title

Professor and Department Chairman of Emergency Medicine, Professor, Physiology Biophysics; Pharmacology 

Interests

Academic Interests include Health Disparities, Emergency Cardiovascular Care, Preventative Emergency Medicine