College of Medicine / Residencies / Emergency Medicine / Emergency Medicine Faculty

Emergency Medicine Faculty

Our FAU Emergency Medicine Residency faculty are composed of a combination of academicians trained in a broad spectrum of sub-specialties along with community-based affiliate faculty at our clinical sites.

 

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Lisa Clayton, DO, MBS, FACEP, FAAEM

Program Director
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

 

  Interests: EMS, Resident and Medical Student Education, Airway Management
  Medical School: Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine
  Residency: Morristown Medical Center (EM) – Chief Resident
  Fellowship: Morristown Medical Center (EMS)
  Board certification: ABEM-Emergency Medicine

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Patrick Hughes, DO, MEHP, FACEP, FACOEP

Assistant Program Director
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

 

  Interests: Simulation Medicine, Research
  Medical School: Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
  Residency: McLaren Oakland Hospital (EM)
  Fellowship: Summa Health System (Medical Simulation)
  Board certification: AOBEM-Emergency Medicine

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Richard Shih, MD, FACEP, FAAEM

Division Director
Professor of Emergency Medicine

 

  Interests: Toxicology, Residency Education, Research
  Medical School: Sidney Kimmel Medical College-Thomas Jefferson University
  Residency: Medical Center of Delaware-Christiana Care Center (EM)
  Fellowship: New York University- Bellevue Hospital (Toxicology)
  Board certification: ABEM-Emergency Medicine and ABEM-Medical Toxicology

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Scott Alter, MD, MBA, NRP, FACEP, FAAEM

Associate Research Director
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

 

  Interests: EMS, Informatics, Administration
  Medical School: Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  Residency: Morristown Medical Center (EM)
  Fellowship: Carolinas Medical Center (EMS)
  Board certification: ABEM-Emergency Medicine and ABEM-Emergency Medical Services

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William Benda, MD, FACEP, FAAEM

Wellness Director
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

 

  Interests: Wellness, Education
  Medical School: University of Miami
  Residency: Harbor-UCLA Medical Center (EM) – Chief Resident
  Fellowship: University of Arizona College of Medicine (Integrative Medicine)
  Board certification: ABEM-Emergency Medicine

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Joshua Solano, MD, FACEP, FAAEM

Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Director
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine

 

  Interests: Graduate and Undergraduate Medical Education, Quality Improvement, Patient Safety
  Medical School: University of Florida
  Residency: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Affiliated (EM)
  Fellowship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Affiliated (Medical Education) & Ultrasound Leadership Academy
  (Ultrasound)

  Board certification: ABEM-Emergency Medicine

Kevin Taylor, MD
Site Director

Laura Borman, MD
Steffen Fletcher, MD*
Brianna Garrett, MD
Suzanne Newstead, DO
Rian Pillitteri, MD
Gary Popovetsky, DO*
Frances Rodriguez, MD
Courtney Stein, MD
Corinne Zachary, MD

Peter Kaplan, MD
Site Director

Brian Ackerman, MD
Ayesha Hussein, MD
James Lim, MD
Jenna Neufeldt, MD
Dileep Ravi, MD
Larry Roycraft, DO
Peter Simek, MD
David Sturm, MD
Jason Turner, MD

Ernesto Cabrera, MD
Kenia Dominguez, MD
Jessica Morlok-Prince, MD
Rakesh Mittal, MD
Evan Sherman, MD
Vincent Sparber, MD

* Ultrasound fellowship trained.
Sports medicine fellowship trained.



Last Modified 7/28/21