Education Updates

Gilberto Salazar, M.D., Interviewed by Houston Siblings on Becoming an Emergency Medicine Physician

September 13, 2021

Listen to the episode here.

Gilberto Salazar, M.D.

Associate Professor

Drs. Pierce and Williams Speak on Diversity on CORD Podcast

September 8, 2021

Ava Pierce, M.D.

Professor

Dustin Williams, M.D.

Associate Professor

Samuel McDonald, M.D., Named UTSW KL2 Scholar

September 3, 2021

Samuel McDonald, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Mark Courtney, M.D., and Riley Martin Launch New COVID-19 Platform Trial: NECTAR

September 1, 2021

The NECTAR (Novel Experimental COVID Therapies Affecting Host Response) trial will be done in partnership with NIH and Vanderbilt and will test two new phase III drugs in an attempt to decrease the morbidity of patients hospitalized with COVID.

Riley Martin

Regulatory Associate

Gilberto Salazar, M.D., On 5 Ways to Rehydrate During the Summer

August 9, 2021

Gilberto Salazar, M.D.

Associate Professor

Brandon Morshedi, M.D., On Whether Family Members Should be Present During Prehospital Resuscitations

June 3, 2021

Brandon Morshedi, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Kurt Kleinschmidt, M.D., On Higher Overdose Numbers from Illicit Opioids During the Pandemic

April 26, 2021

Ahamed Idris, M.D., Paula Arellano-Cruz Recruiting for Innovative Support for Patients with SARS COV-2 Infections Registry (INSPIRE) Study

April 5, 2021

Ahamed Idris, M.D.

Ahamed Idris, M.D.

Professor

Paula Arellano-Cruz

Paula Arellano-Cruz

Clinical Research Coordinator 

Samuel Parnell, M.D. on the Efficacy of Magnesium for Migraine Treatment

February 12, 2021

Samuel Parnell, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Fernando Benitez, M.D., Amanda Gonzales, M.D., and Larissa Velez, M.D. on Acute Management Considerations for Epidermal Detachment Syndromes

January 4, 2021

Amanda Gonzales, M.D.

Resident

James Dazhe Cao, M.D. on Kratom Exposure Cases in Thailand and the U.S. From 2010-2017

December 8, 2020

James Dazhe Cao, M.D.

Associate Professor

Residency Interview Dates

November 19, 2020

We will be holding residency interviews throughout December and January. Our interviews will take place between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. on the following days:

  • December 1, 4, 8, 1, 15, 18, 29
  • January 5, 8, 12, 15

Interviewees will be invited to join some of our Dallas EM Residents for a virtual dinner the night before their interview, on Mondays and Thursday evenings at 8 p.m. CST.

Contact Us

Nisha Issac

GME Program Coordinator

Nisha.Issac@UTSouthwestern.edu

214-648-3916

Robert Barnes, M.D. and Justin Hornbeck, M.D. on Purple Urine Bag Syndrome

September 23, 2020

Robert Barnes, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Justin Hornbeck, M.D.

Resident

Department Members Aid Governor Abbot in COVID-19 Testing Trials

August 26, 2020

Joby Thoppil, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Riley Martin

Regulatory Associate

Kimberly Zepeda

Research Study Coordinator

Ronna Miller, M.D., Brandon Morshedi, M.D., and Brian Miller, M.D. on COVID-19 Prevalence in Kids

June 9, 2020

Ronna Miller, M.D.

Associate Professor

Brian Miller, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Brandon Morshedi, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Jonathan Brewer, M.D. on Severe Muscle Weakness

May 5, 2020

Jonathan Brewer, M.D.

Resident

Marshal Isaacs, M.D. on Masks for the City of Dallas Council Ad Hoc Committee on COVID-19 Human and Social Recovery and Assistance

April 27, 2020

Deborah Diercks, M.D. and Jeff Metzger, M.D.on Protocols that Rapidly Rule Out Myocardial Infarction and Potentially Reduce ED Overcrowding

April 22, 2020

Jeff Metzger, M.D.

Associate Professor

James Dazhe Cao, M.D. and Kim Aldy, D.O. on the Consequences of Vaping and E-cigarettes

April 16, 2020

James Dazhe Cao, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Kim Aldy, D.O.

Assistant Professor