- Faculty & Staff
Olanrewaju A Soremekun, MD, MBA
Department of Emergency Medicine
3400 Spruce Street, Ground Ravdin
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Fax: 215 662 3953
BS (Molecular Biology/Chemistry)
Montclair State University, 1999.
MD (Medicine )
Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, 2004.
MBA (Business Administration )
Columbia University, Columbia Business School , 2004.
Resident in Emergency Medicine , Brigham and Women's Hospital/Massachusetts General Hospital , 2006-2010.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support , 2006.
Pediatric Advanced Lie Support , 2007.
Advanced Trauma Life Support, 2007.
Selected PublicationsSoremekun OA, Brown DF, Pines JM.: Ambulance diversion and survival among patients with acute myocardial infarction. Journal of The American Medical Association 306(12): 1324-5, Sept 2012.
Soremekun OA, Biddinger PD, White BA, Sinclair JR, Yuchiao C, Carignan S, Brown DF.: Operational and financial impact of physician screening in the Emergency Department. American Journal of Emergency Medicine 30(4): 532-9, May 2012 Notes: Epub 2011 Mar 21.
Soremekun OA, Capp R, Biddinger PD, White BA, Chang Y, Carignan S, Brown DF.: Impact of Physician Screening on Emergency Department Patient Flow. Journal of Emergency Medicine March 2012 Notes: 2012 Mar 23. [Epub ahead of print]
Capp R, Soremekun OA, Biddinger PD, White BA, Sweeney LM, Chang Y, Brown DF.: Impact of Physician-assisted Triage on Timing of Antibiotic Delivery in Patients Admitted to the Hospital with Community-acquired Pneumonia (CAP). Journal of Emergency Medicine Jan 2012.
Soremekun OA, Datner EM, Banh S, Becker LB, Pines JM.: Utility of Point-of-Care Testing in Emergency Department Triage. American Journal of Emergency Medicine In Press 2012.
Soremekun OA, Shear ML, COnnolly J, Stewart CE, Thomas SH: Basic-Level Emergency Medical Technician Administration of Fluids and Glucose via Enzyme-Assisted Subcutaneous Infusion Access. Prehospital Disaster Medicine 27(3): 220-5, 2012.
Handel D, Epstein S, Khare R, Abernathy D, Klauer K, Pilgrim R, Soremekun O, Sayan O.: Interventions to improve the timeliness of emergency. Academic Emergency Medicine 18(12): 1295-302, Dec 2011.
Soremekun OA, Takayesu JK, Bohan SJ.: Framework for analyzing wait times and other factors that impact patient satisfaction in the Emergency Department. Journal of Emergency Medicine 41(6): 686-92, Dec 2011 Notes: Epub 2011 Mar 25.
Soremekun OA, Terwiesch C, Pines JM.: Emergency medicine: an operations management view. Academic Emergency Medicine 18(12): 1262-8, Dec 2011.
Soremekun OA, Zane RD, Walls A, Allen MB, Seefeld KB, Pallin DJ. : Cancellation of scheduled procedures as a mechanism to generate hospital bed surge capacity-a pilot study. Journal of Prehospital and Disaster Medicine 26(3): 224-9, Jun 2011.