Professor, Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics

Administrative Responsibilities

  • Bo Tomas Brofeldt Endowed Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine
  • Principal Investigator - Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network (PECARN)
  • Chair of the Executive Committee,Global Pediatric Emergency Research Network (PERN)
  • Past Chair, Council of Chairs, UC Davis Health System

Board Certification

  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Medical School

University of California San Francisco


Pediatrics, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center


Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Boston Children's Hospital/Harvard Medical School

Research Interests

  • Infectious disease emergencies in children including: bacteremia, bronchiolitis, meningococcemia, utility of laboratory tests
  • Management of pediatric trauma: utility of x-rays and laboratory tests
  • Diabetic ketoacidosis in children
  • Multi-variate statistical modeling




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