Leadership

Roger Lewis, M.D., Ph.D., FACEP
Roger Lewis, M.D., Ph.D., FACEPChair, Department of Emergency Medicine
Madonna Fernandez-Frackelton, M.D.
Madonna Fernandez-Frackelton, M.D.Residency Program Director and Vice Chair of Education, Department of Emergency Medicine

Welcome to the Department of Emergency Medicine

About Our Department

  • A high-volume, high-acuity ED that is the only Level 1 Trauma Center, Pediatric Trauma Center, Pediatric Critical Care Center, Disaster Resource Center, Stroke Center, Academic STEMI Receiving Center and Nursing and Paramedic Training CenterĀ  in the South Bay of Los Angeles.

  • Education through service of a highly diverse, appreciative underserved patient population with a tremendous spectrum, and often high acuity, of disease.

  • Exceptional faculty and mentors with national reputations for excellence in education, research and leadership in emergency medicine and its subspecialties.

  • Ample opportunity to participate in teaching, research, EMS and administrative activities through faculty mentorship and potential fellowships.

  • An outstanding collegial and supportive environment with peers from all walks of life.