Michael O'Brien, MD, FACEP, CCEMT-P

Emeritus Associate Editor, WikEM
Clinical Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY


Dr. O'Brien completed his medical training at the University of Illinois Chicago College of Medicine. He was Chief Resident and Clinical Assistant Instructor in the Department of Emergency Medicine at the University at Buffalo. He completed a fellowship in EMS Medicine and works as an attending physician in a large tertiary care hospital in Buffalo, NY. He is the Associate Program Director for the EMS Fellowship and Extracorporal Life Support. His special interests include EMS, resuscitation, extracorporal life support (ECLS/eCPR), and emergency ultrasound. He is board certified in Emergency Medicine by the American Board of Emergency Medicine with subspecialty certification in EMS Medicine. Prior to medical school, he was a critical care paramedic and EMS Instructor in Chicago, IL.

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