Richard Pescatore, DO, FAAEM

Richard Pescatore, DO, FAAEM (@Rick_Pescatore)

"I teach about Emergency Medicine and spend too much time on Twitter. I want emergency physicians to continue to evolve the specialty to adapt to today's healthcare demands. I believe strongly in providing comprehensive and evidence-based care to everyone—and that pineapple belongs on pizza."

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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

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