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Chris Fox, MD

Welcome to the Department of Emergency Medicine at UC Irvine.

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Dr. Maxwell Jen's staff photo

New Triage System Improves Resource Allocation and Emergency Patient Flow

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Bharath Chakravarthy, MD MPH

As the opioid epidemic grew to prominence, Dr. Chakravarthy began working with primary care, emergency, and specialty providers to spread opioid awareness and improve opioid prescription practices amongst healthcare professionals.

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Shahrdad Lotfipour, PhD

Current studies in the Lotfipour lab include identifying the role of a Chrna6C123G polymorphism (rs2304297) influencing adolescent substance use and down-stream mechanisms mediating the effects.

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Latest News

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Dean Michael Stamos has announced that Dr. Chris Fox has agreed to serve as the permanent Chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine at UC Irvine School of Medicine
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Congratulations to Dr. Shadi Lahham, Dr. Chris Fox and colleagues for their publication in the JAMA Network Open, “Point-of-Care Ultrasonography in the Diagnosis of Retinal Detachment, Vitreous Hemorrhage, and Vitreous Detachment in the Emergency Department
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Congratulations to Dr. Megan Osborn for being recognized as the Best Faculty Discussant at the 2019 National Emergency Medicine CPC Semi-Final Competition
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Congratulations to Dr. Sari Lahham, PGY-3 resident at UC Irvine Emergency Medicine Residency Program, for being inducted to the Gold Humanism Honors Society
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Congratulations to Dr. Shannon Toohey for her Academy Scholar Award in the category of Enduring Materials from the CORD Academy for Scholarship in Education in Emergency Medicine
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