Bernard Chang, MD, PhD, FACEP
Vice Chair of Research, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
With a PhD in psychology alongside his EM credentials, Bernard Chang has risen to the forefront of wellness in the wake of COVID-19. Dr. Chang’s NIH-funded work on psychological stress and its impact on cardiovascular health among emergency medicine clinicians is expected to become landmark research, and he is a leading advocate for destroying the stigma attached to seeking mental healthcare in medicine.
Aug 10, 2021
The Road to PEM Fellowship During a Pandemic: A Conversation about Applying Virtually
While applying to fellowship in the best of times can be stressful, the 2020 application cycle was uniquely different in that all interviews were held virtually. Navigating this uncharted territory was stressful for both applicants and programs alike.
Aug 10, 2021
Hydrofluoric Acid Related Injuries and Illness for First Responders
Emergency physicians, tactical medical providers, and other first responders are tasked with taking care of those who become injured or ill in mass gatherings that turn violent. Hydrofluoric acid exposure can be a contributing factor for participants, bystanders, law enforcement officers, and first responders alike.