Pediatric Emergency Medicine Faculty

The Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine has faculty and fellows dedicated to advancing the care of acutely ill and injured children through clinical service, education, and research.

Halim Hennes, M.D., M.S., FAAP
Professor of Pediatrics and Surgery
Chief, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Interests: Pediatric traumatic brain injury, pain management, and pre-hospital care

Mohamed K. Badawy, M.D., FAAP
Associate Professor
Interests: Pediatric head trauma, asthma, and injury prevention

Michael D. Baldovsky, D.O.
Assistant Professor
Interests: Pediatric emergency medicine, process improvement, the cost of healthcare, medical student education

Kevin Barnes, M.D.
Instructor
Interests: Pediatric emergency medicine, medical student education

Gordon Bruce, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Interests: Pediatric emergency medicine

Nicole Corrigan-Garrett, M.D.
Instructor
Interests: Pediatric emergency medicine

Sing-Yi Feng, M.D.
Associate Professor
Interests: Pediatric toxicology, snakebites, adverse drug reactions, sedation, and drug abuse

Nakia Gaines, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Interests: Injury prevention and car seat safety 

Collin Goto, M.D.
Associate Professor 
Interests: Pediatric toxicology and pediatric pharmacology

Jendi Haug, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Interests: Pediatric emergency and bronchiolitis

Craig J. Huang, M.D., FACEP, FAAP
Associate Professor
Associate Director, Transport Services
Associate Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship Program
Interests: Apparent life-threatening events, the use of technology in pediatric emergency care, trauma and burns, medical informatics, transport medicine, and prehospital care

Vicki P. Moore, D.O.
Instructor
Interests: Use of ER vs. PCP for care; injury prevention; addressing obesity in the ER for those without a PCP

Rustin Morse, M.D.
Associate Professor, Chief Quality Officer, Children's Medical Center

Jo-Ann Nesiama, M.D., M.S., FAAP
Assistant Professor
Interests: Pediatric head trauma and pre-hospital assessment of pediatric trauma

Pamela Joy Okada, M.D., FACEP, FAAP
Associate Professor
Division Research Director
Interests: Traumatic brain injury, pediatric trauma outcomes, and neurologic emergencies

Kalpesh Patel, M.D., FABHP
Assistant Professor
Interests: Procedural sedation, clinical applications for emerging medical technology, and medical informatics

David Rodriguez, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Interests: Pediatric emergency medicine, asthma, bedside ultrasound 

Mercedes M. Salmassian, M.D., FAAP
Assistant Professor
Interests: Trauma, resuscitation, and pain and sedation management

Susan M. Scott, M.D., FAAP
Associate Professor
Interests: Injury prevention, trauma, and pediatric critical care

Megan Street, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Interests: Obesity and procedural sedation, disaster preparedness, transport and pre-hospital care

Elaine C. Walters, M.D.
Instructor 

Jessica Sharry Williams, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Interests: Pediatric emergency care, post traumatic stress disorder, child abuse, and injury prevention

Victoria Yang, M.D.
Instructor
Interests: Pediatric emergency medicine, asthma management 

Kenneth Yen, M.D.
Associate Professor
Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship Program
Interests: Clinical decision rules; peripheral vascular access; adapting new and existing technology for use in the Emergency Department; EMS and pre-hospital care; disaster medicine; trauma