Hilary E. Fairbrother, MD, MPH, FACEP

Hilary Fairbrother, MD, MPH, FACEP (@hilaryfair) practices academic pediatric and adult emergency medicine in Houston, Texas. She is also the chair of the American Medical Association's Young Physicians Section.

Dr. Fairbrother is an Associate Professor at McGovern Medical School, UTHealth at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. She has a joint appointment to the Department of Emergency Medicine, where she is the Vice Chair of Education, and at the medical school, where she is the Assistant Director of the Doctoring course. Dr. Fairbrother earned her MD from Emory University School of Medicine and a Master of Public Health in Comparative Health Care Policy from the Rollins School of Public Health.


Over 400 applications were reviewed by the selection committee, comprised of Steven J. Stack, MD, MBA, FACEP, Zach Jarou, MD, Omar Z. Maniya, MD, MBA, Hannah Hughes, MD, MBA, Ven Subramanyam, MD, Erin Karl, MD, and Jazmyn Shaw.

The selection committee was blinded to EMRA and/or ACEP membership status. Care was taken to ensure both a diverse applicant pool and awardee group. For any questions, contact Cathey Wise at cwise@emra.org