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Suzanne M. Shepherd, MD, MS, FAAEM, DTM&H

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Professor of Emergency Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Member, COAP Committee, Department of Emergency Medicine
Director of Education & Research, PENN Travel Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Health System
Education Officer, Department of Emergency Medicine
Chair, Dept Emergency Medicine COAP Committee, HUP
Department: Emergency Medicine

Contact information
Department of Emergency Medicine
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-6976
Fax: 215-662-3953
Education:
B.A. (Biological Sciences)
Goucher College, 1974.

Department of Microbiology, Georgetown University PhD program terminated due to mentor relocation to U Cal, Davis, 1975.
M.S. (Physiology & Biophysics)
Georgetown University; M.S. with Distinction, 1976.
M.D.
Georgetown University Medical School, 1980.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern, Internal Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, 1980-1981.
Resident, Emergency Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, 1981-1983.
DTM&H, Gorgas Memorial Institute of Tropical Medicine, Instituto de Medicina Tropical "Alexander von Humboldt", Universidad Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru , 2000-2000.
Gorgas Expert Course in Clinical Tropical Medicine, Gorgas Memorial Institute of Tropical and Preventative Medicine and the Instituto de Medicina Tropical "Alexander von Humboldt", 2001-2001.
Certifications
American Board of Emergency Medicine, 1984.
Recertification, American Board of Emergency Medicine, 1994.
Diplomate of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Eligible, Certificate of Knowledge in Tropical Medicine and Traveler’s Health American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2000.
Recertification, American Board of Emergency Medicine, 2004.
American Board of Emergency Medicine Continuous Certification Lifelong Learning Self Assessment Test Certification, 2004.
Certification, ABEM Continuous Certification Lifetime Learning Self Assessment Test, 2005.
Certification, ABEM Continuous Certification Lifetime Learning Self Assessment Test , 2006.
ABEM Continuous Certification, Lifelong Learning Self Assessment Test Certification, 2007.
ABEM Continuous Certification, Lifelong Learning Self Assessment Test Certification , 2008.
ABEM Continuous Certification, Lifelong Learning Self Assessment Test Certification , 2009.
ABEM Continuous Certification, Lifelong Learning Self Assessment Test Certification , 2010.
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Selected Publications

Shoff WH, Datner EM, Shepherd SM: Spinal Injury and Cord Compression. Office Emergencies. Bowman M, Baxt WG (eds.). Harcourt Health Sciences, Philadelphia, Pa, 2002.

Shepherd SM, Ezenkwele U, Shoff WH: Strongyloidiasis. Infectious Disease Practice 26(8): 133-37, 2002.

Shoff WH, Ezenkwele U, Shepherd SM: Angiostrongyliasis. Infectious Disease Practice 25(10): 61-64, 2002.

Shoff WH, Shepherd SM: Anthrax. Travel Medicine Update/ Passport Health 2002.

Shoff WH, Shepherd SM: Altitude Medicine. Travel Medicine Update/ Passport Health 2002.

Shoff WH, Cunnion S, Shepherd SM: Smallpox. Travel Medicine Update/ Passport Health 2002.

Meiner E, Shoff WH, Shepherd SM: Salpingitis. eMedicine:Textbook of Medicine/ http://www.emedicine.com. Plantz S (eds.). Boston Medical Publishing Corp, September 2001.

Hinfey P, Shoff WH, Shepherd SM: Dengue. eMedicine:Textbook of Medicine/ http://www.emedicine.com. Plantz S (eds.). Boston Medical Publishing Corp, 2001.

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