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Kathleen S. Schrank, M.D.

General Information

Kathleen S. Schrank, M.D.

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Emergency Medicine

Languages

English

Clinical Areas

Cardiac emergencies, wilderness and environmental emergencies, toxicology and envenomations, prehospital emergency care, disaster management

Certifications

  • American Bd of Emergency Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Americian Bd of Emergency Medicine-Emergency Medical Svc

Roles

  • Professor of Clinical Medicine
  • Professor, City of Miami EMS Medical Director, JMH EM Core Faculty, and JMH Emergency Care Center Attending Physician

Research Interests

Wilderness and environmental emergencies, prehospital emergency care, cardiac arrest management, excited delirium syndrome

Awards

City of Miami Board of Commissioners & Miami Commission on the Status of Women
American Heart Association Cor Vitae Award
Corey Slovis Award for Excellence in Education

Education

Undergraduate
University of Wisconsin
Graduate
University of Miami School of Medicine
Residency
Jackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami - Affiliated Medical Education Program

Biography

Dr. Schrank is an Emergency Medicine physician with special interest and expertise in prehospital Emergency Medical Services, Wilderness Medicine, and emergency cardiac care.  She served as the UMMSM Division Chief of Emergency Medicine from 1994 to 2012 and as the JMH Chief of Emergency Services from 1988 to 1997.  Dr. Schrank alse served in leadership roles in medical student education in Emergency Medicine from 1983 to 1989 and 1991 to June, 2014

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