Jeffrey Tabas, MD

Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Director of Faculty Development
Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital
+1 415 206-5759
UCSF School of Medicine
1001 Potrero Avenue 1E21
San Francisco, CA 94110-1377
 

Education:
BA: 
Brown University 
MD: University of Pennsylvania
Training: Internal Medicine at UCLA School of Medicine, Emergency Medicine at UCLA Olive View Emergency Medicine
Board Certifications: Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine

Research and Academic Interests: 
Dr. Tabas's current research interests include Cardiac Biomarkers, Electrocardiographic analysis, Procedural Competency/Procdural Education, Continuing Medical Education and Maintenance of Certification.

University and National Positions:
UCSF Office of CME - Director of Outcomes and Innovations
ACEP - Chair of Education Committee
ACEP - Chair of CEDR Education Subcomittee
 

Honors/Awards:
2013 ACEP Outstanding Contribution in Education
2012 Bedside Teaching Award - UCSF DEM
2012 California ACEP Educator of the Year
2011 UCSF OB/GYN Resident Teaching Award
2010 San Francisco General Hospital Patient Safety Award
2006 Quarterly Teaching Award - Stanford Emergency Residency
2005 Excellence in Direct Teaching - UCSF Academy of Medical Educators
2005 National Teaching Award - American College of Emergency Physicians
2004 Best Lecture Series Teaching Award - UCSF Medicine School Class of 2008
2004 Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society
2003 Class of 2003 Clinical Teaching Award - UCSF Medical School
2003 Induction into UCSF Academy of Medical Educators
2002 Runner up Speaker of the Year - American College of Emergency Physicians
2002 Resident Teaching Award - Stanford Emergency Medicine
2001 Emergency Medicine Residents' Association Certificate of Appreciation
2000 Distinguished Service Award - University of Pennsylvania Department of Orthopedics

Publications: 

Female With Chest Pain and Nausea.

Annals of emergency medicine

Brady WJ, Mattu A, Tabas J

Female With Palpitations and Weakness.

Annals of emergency medicine

Brady WJ, Mattu A, Cook JO, Tabas J

Young Male With Weakness and Dizziness.

Annals of emergency medicine

Brady WJ, Tabas J, Mattu A

Young Male With Altered Mental Status.

Annals of emergency medicine

Brady WJ, Mattu A, Tabas J

In Reply to Oyler et al.

Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges

Rosenbluth G, Tabas JA, Baron RB

What's in It for Me? Maintenance of Certification as an Incentive for Faculty Supervision of Resident Quality Improvement Projects.

Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges

Rosenbluth G, Tabas JA, Baron RB

Young Woman With Seizures.

Annals of emergency medicine

Li K, Gugelmann H, Tabas JA

The American Board of Emergency Medicine Maintenance of Certification Summit.

The Journal of emergency medicine

Counselman FL, Carius ML, Kowalenko T, Battaglioli N, Hobgood C, Jagoda AS, Lovell E, Oshva L, Patel A, Shayne P, Tabas JA, Reisdorff EJ

A patient with a paced rhythm presenting with chest pain and hypotension.

JAMA internal medicine

Schaaf SG, Tabas JA, Smith SW

Recognition of Lyme in time.

Archives of internal medicine

Tabas JA

The effect of diabetes on the diagnostic and prognostic performance of mid-region pro-atrial natriuretic peptide and mid-region pro-adrenomedullin in patients with acute dyspnea.

Biomarkers : biochemical indicators of exposure, response, and susceptibility to chemicals

Wu AH, Tabas J, Stein J, Potocki M, Mueller C, McCord J, Richards M, Hartmann O, Nowak R, Peacock WF, Ponikowski P, Moeckel M, Hogan C, Filippatos GS, Di Somma S, Anand I, Ng L, Neath SX, Christenson R, Morgenthaler NG, Anker SD, Maisel AS

Commercial funding of accredited continuing medical education.

BMJ (Clinical research ed.)

Tabas JA, Baron RB

Results of novel cardiac biomarkers in Tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy.

International journal of cardiology

Wu AH, Tabas JA, Vollert JO, Lauterbach T, Mockel M

Clinician attitudes about commercial support of continuing medical education: results of a detailed survey.

Archives of internal medicine

Tabas JA, Boscardin C, Jacobsen DM, Steinman MA, Volberding PA, Baron RB

Tachycardia in a patient with a dual-chamber pacemaker.

Archives of internal medicine

Jiang S, Tabas J, Varosy PD, Goldschlager N

ST-segment elevation in a patient receiving flecainide.

Archives of internal medicine

Chung-Esaki H, Tabas J, Goldschlager N

Educational and research advances stemming from the Academic Emergency Medicine consensus conference in knowledge translation.

Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine

Lang ES, Wyer P, Tabas JA, Krishnan JA

Preface. Emergency medicine and high-risk diagnoses.

Emergency medicine clinics of North America

Tabas J, Reynolds T

Emergency care: the increasing weight of increasing waits.

Archives of internal medicine

Hsia RY, Tabas JA

Lack of association between left bundle-branch block and acute myocardial infarction in symptomatic ED patients.

The American journal of emergency medicine

Chang AM, Shofer FS, Tabas JA, Magid DJ, McCusker CM, Hollander JE

Videos in clinical medicine. Placement of a femoral venous catheter.

The New England journal of medicine

Tsui JY, Collins AB, White DW, Lai J, Tabas JA

Do medications affect vital signs in the prehospital treatment of acute decompensated heart failure?

Prehospital emergency care : official journal of the National Association of EMS Physicians and the National Association of State EMS Directors

Sporer KA, Tabas JA, Tam RK, Sellers KL, Rosenson J, Barton CW, Pletcher MJ

Treatment of patients with unstable angina and non-ST elevation myocardial infarction.

Emergency medicine clinics of North America

Tabas J, McNutt E

A comprehensive, unembalmed cadaver-based course in advanced emergency procedures for medical students.

Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine

Tabas JA, Rosenson J, Price DD, Rohde D, Baird CH, Dhillon N

A false negative pregnancy test in a patient with a hydatidiform molar pregnancy.

The New England journal of medicine

Tabas JA, Strehlow M, Isaacs E

Dexamethasone in adults with bacterial meningitis.

The New England journal of medicine

Tabas JA, Chambers HF

A teaching module to prevent needle sticks and exposures to body fluid.

Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges

Chin RL, Tabas JA, Neighbor ML, Francisco S

Mild expression of fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva: a report of 3 cases.

The Journal of rheumatology

Janoff HB, Tabas JA, Shore EM, Muenke M, Dalinka MK, Schlesinger S, Zasloff MA, Kaplan FS

Progressive osseous heteroplasia: a distinct developmental disorder of heterotopic ossification. Two new case reports and follow-up of three previously reported cases.

The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume

Kaplan FS, Craver R, MacEwen GD, Gannon FH, Finkel G, Hahn G, Tabas J, Gardner RJ, Zasloff MA

Enchondroma in a patient with fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva.

Clinical orthopaedics and related research

Tabas JA, Zasloff M, Fallon MD, Gannon FH, Cohen RB, Kaplan FS

Genetic transmission of fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva. Report of a family.

The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume

Kaplan FS, McCluskey W, Hahn G, Tabas JA, Muenke M, Zasloff MA

Chromosomal assignment of the human gene for bone morphogenetic protein 4.

Clinical orthopaedics and related research

Tabas JA, Hahn GV, Cohen RB, Seaunez HN, Modi WS, Wozney JM, Zasloff M, Kaplan FS

The natural history of heterotopic ossification in patients who have fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva. A study of forty-four patients.

The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume

Cohen RB, Hahn GV, Tabas JA, Peeper J, Levitz CL, Sando A, Sando N, Zasloff M, Kaplan FS

The histopathology of fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva. An endochondral process.

The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume

Kaplan FS, Tabas JA, Gannon FH, Finkel G, Hahn GV, Zasloff MA

Bone morphogenetic protein: chromosomal localization of human genes for BMP1, BMP2A, and BMP3.

Genomics

Tabas JA, Zasloff M, Wasmuth JJ, Emanuel BS, Altherr MR, McPherson JD, Wozney JM, Kaplan FS

Fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva: a clue from the fly?

Calcified tissue international

Kaplan FS, Tabas JA, Zasloff MA