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
Assistant 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
Assistant 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
Assistant 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
Paul Louis, MD
Suzanne Newstead, DO
Rian Pillitteri, MD
Gary Popovetsky, DO*
Frances Rodriquez, MD
Courtney Stein, MD
Corinne Zachary, MD

Peter Kaplan, MD
Site Director

Brian Ackerman, MD
James Lim, MD
Jenna Neufeldt, MD*
Dileep Ravi, MD
Larry Roycraft, DO
Peter Simek, MD
Jason Turner, MD

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

* Fellowship Trained: Fletcher (Ultrasound) , Popovetsky (Ultrasound), Neufeldt (Sports Medicine)



Last Modified 10/14/20