Todd Berger, MD, FACEP

Associate Professor

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Dr. Berger is Program Director of the Emergency Medicine Residency Program. He completed medical school and residency at SUNY Downstate Brooklyn, and completed an ACEP Teaching Fellowship. His academic interests include Medical Education, Curriculum Design, Teaching Skills Development, Asthma, High Altitude Medicine, Evaluation and Feedback, and Hypertension. Dr. Berger began his career as a seventh grade science teacher. He then went to medical school in New York with the goal of teaching Medicine. Prior to moving to Austin, he spent 11 years at Emory in Atlanta, where he served as the Associate Program Director. He married his wife, Sabrina, a family therapist, in Yosemite National Park. He spends his time with his two boys, Jason and Josh, and also enjoys the outdoors, photography and travel, preferably all at once. He's had 'boots on the ground' in 42 countries on 7 continents.

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Hospital Emergency Service Medicine & Life Sciences
Hiccup Medicine & Life Sciences
Physicians Medicine & Life Sciences
Phrenic Nerve Medicine & Life Sciences
Rheumatic Fever Medicine & Life Sciences
Teaching Medicine & Life Sciences
Herpes Zoster Medicine & Life Sciences
Exanthema Medicine & Life Sciences

Research Output 2004 2014

15 Citations (Scopus)

Emergency department resource use by supervised residents vs attending physicians alone

Pitts, S. R., Morgan, S. R., Schrager, J. D. & Berger, T., Dec 10 2014, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 312, 22, p. 2394-2400 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hospital Emergency Service
Odds Ratio
Hematologic Tests
2 Citations (Scopus)

A rash case of hiccups

Berger, T., Jan 1 2013, In : Journal of Emergency Medicine. 44, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phrenic Nerve
Herpes Zoster

Acute Rheumatic Fever

Berger, T. & Heilpern, K. L., Dec 1 2005, ECG in Emergency Medicine and Acute Care. Elsevier, p. 321-323 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Rheumatic Fever
36 Citations (Scopus)

The Impact of the demand for clinical productivity on student teaching in academic emergency departments

Berger, T., Ander, D. S., Terrell, M. L. & Berle, D. C., Dec 1 2004, In : Academic Emergency Medicine. 11, 12, p. 1364-1367 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hospital Emergency Service
Emergency Medicine