Teri Reynolds, MD

Associate Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine
UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus
UCSF School of Medicine
533 Parnassus Ave U575
San Francisco, CA 94143
Columbia University, New York, NY
MD: University of California, San Francisco
MS: University of California, San Francisco
PhD:  Columbia University, New York, NY
Board Certification: Emergency Medicine

Research and Academic Interests: 
Global Health, Emergency Medicine, International Emergency Medicine, Ultrasound

University and National Positions:
Scientist, World Health Organization, Emergency, Trauma, and Acute Care
Member, UCSF Department of Emergency Medicine, Global Health Steering Committee
Member, International Federation for Emergency Medicine Clinical Practice Committee
Member, African Federation for Emergency Medicine, Executive Committee, Scientific Committee Chair Member, UCSF Global Health Sciences Education Committee
Member, American College of Emergency Physicians
Member, Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
Member, Health Care for All, California Physicians Alliance

Society for Academic Emergency Medicine, Globalization and Advancement Award 2013
UCSF Burke Family Global Health Faculty Award 2010
ACEP Medical Humanities Section Award for Best Publication of 2010
UCSF Global Health Sciences Scholarship 2009
UCSF Department of Emergency Medicine "Backbone" Resident Award 2009
Alpha Omega Alpha National Honor Society, UCSF School of Medicine 2004


Patients with acute poisoning presenting to an urban emergency department of a tertiary hospital in Tanzania.

BMC research notes

Mbarouk GS, Sawe HR, Mfinanga JA, Stein J, Levin S, Mwafongo V, Runyon MS, Reynolds TA, Olson KR

The Impact of Trauma Care Systems in Low- and Middle-Income Countries.

Annual review of public health

Reynolds TA, Stewart B, Drewett I, Salerno S, Sawe HR, Toroyan T, Mock C

Burden of emergency conditions and emergency care usage: new estimates from 40 countries.

Emergency medicine journal : EMJ

Chang CY, Abujaber S, Reynolds TA, Camargo CA, Obermeyer Z

Trends in mortality associated with opening of a full-capacity public emergency department at the main tertiary-level hospital in Tanzania.

International journal of emergency medicine

Sawe HR, Mfinanga JA, Mwafongo V, Reynolds TA, Runyon MS

Emergency care in 59 low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review.

Bulletin of the World Health Organization

Obermeyer Z, Abujaber S, Makar M, Stoll S, Kayden SR, Wallis LA, Reynolds TA

The Tanzanian trauma patients' prehospital experience: a qualitative interview-based study.

BMJ open

Kuzma K, Lim AG, Kepha B, Nalitolela NE, Reynolds TA

The burden of acute disease in Mahajanga, Madagascar - a 21 month study.

PloS one

Kannan VC, Andriamalala CN, Reynolds TA

Useful but not used: pediatric critical care physician views on bedside ultrasound.

Pediatric emergency care

Kornblith AE, van Schaik S, Reynolds T

Disease patterns and clinical outcomes of patients admitted in intensive care units of tertiary referral hospitals of Tanzania.

BMC international health and human rights

Sawe HR, Mfinanga JA, Lidenge SJ, Mpondo BC, Msangi S, Lugazia E, Mwafongo V, Runyon MS, Reynolds TA

Causes of fever in outpatient Tanzanian children.

The New England journal of medicine

Sawe HR, Murray BL, Reynolds TA

Dispatches from Dar.

Emergency medicine journal : EMJ

Reynolds TA

Research priorities for data collection and management within global acute and emergency care systems.

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

Reynolds TA, Bisanzo M, Dworkis D, Hansoti B, Obermeyer Z, Seidenberg P, Hauswald M, Mowafi H

Making recording and analysis of chief complaint a priority for global emergency care research in low-income countries.

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

Mowafi H, Dworkis D, Bisanzo M, Hansoti B, Seidenberg P, Obermeyer Z, Hauswald M, Reynolds TA

Emergency care capacity in Africa: a clinical and educational initiative in Tanzania.

Journal of public health policy

Reynolds TA, Mfinanga JA, Sawe HR, Runyon MS, Mwafongo V

Use of a ß-hCG discriminatory zone with bedside pelvic ultrasonography.

Annals of emergency medicine

Wang R, Reynolds TA, West HH, Ravikumar D, Martinez C, McAlpine I, Jacoby VL, Stein JC

Differential use of diagnostic ultrasound in u.s. Emergency departments by time of day.

The western journal of emergency medicine

Stein JC, Jacoby VL, Vittinghoff E, Wang R, Kwan E, Reynolds T, McAlpine I, Gonzales R

Preface. Emergency medicine and high-risk diagnoses.

Emergency medicine clinics of North America

Tabas J, Reynolds T

MSJAMA: Do the Math.


Reynolds TA

MSJAMA. Once upon a time.


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