Department of Emergency Medicine

Department of Emergency Medicine Leadership & Faculty

Sean D. Foster, M.D.

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Attending Physician, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Attending Physician, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania
Emergency Department Director of Quality Improvement, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Emergency Department Unit Based Council Leadership, Physician Lead, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Department: Emergency Medicine

Contact information
PPMC Emergency
51 N. 39th Street - Suite M03
Philadelphia, Pa 19104
BS (Biology, Summa cum laude)
University of Richmond, 2006.
University of Virginia School of Medicine, 2010.
Post-Graduate Training
Emergency Medicine Residency, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, 2010-2014.
Pediatric Advanced Life Support, 2014.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support, 2014.
Advanced Trauma Life Support, 2014.
Diplomate of American Board of Emergency Medicine , 2015.
EMS Medical Command Physician, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania , 2015.
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Selected Publications

Foster, SD; Hart, K; Lindsell, CJ; Miller, CN; Lyons, MS: Impact of a low intensity and broadly inclusive ED care coordination intervention on linkage to primary care and ED utilization. American Journal of Emergency Medicine In press, 2018.

Foster SD, Lyons MS, Runyan CM, Otten EJ: A mimic of soft tissue infection: intra-arterial injection drug use producing hand swelling and digital ischemia. World J Emerg Med 6(3): 233-6, 2015.

Foster SD, Hart KW, Lyons MS, Lindsell CJ, Miller CN: Performance Of An ED-based Care Coordination Intervention: Factors Associated With Linkage To Primary Care And Observation Of Post-intervention ED Utilization. Acad Emerg Med 21(Suppl 1): S149, May 2014.

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Last updated: 07/11/2018
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