Julie Uspal, MD

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
GME Ombudsperson , Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Gold Humanism Honor Society Faculty Advisor , Perelmen School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Director for Quality and Safety, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Department of Emergency Medicine
Disaster Safety Officer , Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Department of Emergency Medicine
Department: Emergency Medicine

Contact information
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department of Emergency Medicine
3400 Spruce Street
Ground Floor Ravdin Building
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Education:
BS (Biology)
University of Pittsburgh, 2008.
MD (Medicine)
Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, 2012.
Post-Graduate Training
Resident in Emergency Medicine , University of Pennsylvania, Department of Emergency Medicine, Philadelphia, PA , 2012-2015.
Healthcare Leadership in Quality Track, University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 2014-2016.
Chief Resident in Emergency Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Department of Emergency Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 2015-2016.
Certifications
Advanced Trauma Life Support, 2012.
Pediatric Advanced Life Support, 2013.
Basic Life Support, 2013.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support, 2013.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

quality and safety

Selected Publications

Abella BS, Jolkovsky EL, Biney BT, Uspal JE, Hyman MC, Frank I, Hensley SE, Gill S, Vogl DT, Maillard I, Babushok DV, Huang AC, Nasta SD, Walsh JC, Wiletyo EP, Gimotty PA, Milone MC, Amaravadi RK; and the Prevention and Treatment of COVID-19 With Hydroxychloroquine (PATCH) Investigators.: Efficacy and Safety of Hydroxychloroquine vs Placebo for Pre-exposure SARS-CoV-2 Prophylaxis Among Health Care Workers: Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Internal Medicine. September 2020.

Corita R Grudzen, Abraham A Brody, Frank R Chung, Allison M Cuthel, Devin Mann, Jordan A McQuilkin, Ada L Rubin, Jordan Swartz, Audrey Tan, Keith S Goldfeld, PRIM-ER Investigators: Primary Palliative Care for Emergency Medicine (PRIM-ER): Protocol for a Pragmatic, Cluster-Randomised, Stepped Wedge Design to Test the Effectiveness of Primary Palliative Care Education, Training and Technical Support for Emergency Medicine. BMJ Open July 2019.

Uspal NG, Thomas AA, Burns R, Jones M, Gross IT, Kearney RD, Whitney RE, Uspal JE, Gove N, Reid J : Evaluation of a Modified Objective Structured Assessment of Technical Skills Tool for the Assessment of Pediatric Laceration Repair Performance. Cureus February 2019.

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Last updated: 10/18/2021
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