Dr. Jim Comes has accepted the position as Chief of Emergency Medicine at UCSF Fresno and Vice Chair of Emergency Medicine.
Announcing the UCSF-SFGH Emergency Medicine Residency Class of 2021 and Chief Residents for 2017-2018, Dr. Gabe Sudario, Dr. Gretchen Fuller, and Dr. Rosny Daniel. Welcome new interns.
Dr. Hardy's proposal for "Care of the Homeless at UCSF: Better Care, Faster Placement, Less Cost" was one of five winners selected from 63 submmitted ideas to the UCSF Center for Healthcare Value and UCSF Health contest.
Dr. Grupp-Phelan will also serve as the Department of Emergency Medicine vice chair for Pediatric Emergency Medicine. She is currently the Richard Ruddy and Barbara Wriston-Ruddy Professor of Pediatrics and director of research of the Division of Emergency Medicine at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center.
This award is given to a member who has contributed significantly to the improvement of the quality and/or coordination of emergency medicine within the larger emergency medical system.
This award is given to a member who has dedicated or volunteered a significant amount of their time and expertise to the service of underserved patients or those affected by disasters or significant world events.
Christopher Colwell, MD, FACEP, is the new chief of Emergency Medicine at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center, effective July 1, 2016.
Dr. Kayla Enriquez and Dr. Starr Knight receive Diversity Fund awards and join the 2016 class of John A. Watson Faculty Scholars.
Dr. Teri Reynolds was awarded the Order of the International Federation of Emergency Medicine (also known as Fellowship of the IFEM) at the International Conference on Emergency Medicine in Cape Town, South Africa, in April 2016.