Alan Gelb, MD

Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine
Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital
+1 628 206-5754
UCSF School of Medicine
1001 Potrero Avenue, Suite 6A
San Francisco, CA 94110-1377

UC Berkeley
Training: Internal Medicine, UCSF
Board Certification: Emergency Medicine

Research and Academic Interests: 
Dr. Gelb's research interests include neurological emergencies and medical education.

University and National Positions:
Chief, SFGH Emergency Department, 1985-87, 1989-2007


Clinical utility of an LC-MS/MS seizure panel for common drugs involved in drug-induced seizures.

Clinical chemistry

Drees JC, Stone JA, Olson KR, Meier KH, Gelb AM, Wu AH

A comparison of lorazepam, diazepam, and placebo for the treatment of out-of-hospital status epilepticus.

The New England journal of medicine

Alldredge BK, Gelb AM, Isaacs SM, Corry MD, Allen F, Ulrich S, Gottwald MD, O'Neil N, Neuhaus JM, Segal MR, Lowenstein DH

Active compression-decompression. A new method of cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Working Group.


Cohen TJ, Tucker KJ, Lurie KG, Redberg RF, Dutton JP, Dwyer KA, Schwab TM, Chin MC, Gelb AM, Scheinman MM