Claire Plautz, MD

Claire Plautz, MD

PlautzC.jpg Claire Plautz, MD, FACEP

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Fellowship Director, Medical Education Fellowship
P.O. Box 800699                                                                    Charlottesville, VA 22908
Phone: (434) 924-8485
Fax: (434) 924-4118                                                             
E-mail: cmu5p@virginia.edu

Education:

  • BS, Biology, University of South Florida (1997)
  • MD, University of Miami School of Medicine (2001)
  • Residency, Emergency Medicine, University of Virginia Health System (2004)
  • Fellowship, Medical Education, University of Virginia Health System (2005)

Clinical and Research Interests:

  • Resident and Medical Student Education
  • Simulation and Procedural Skills
  • Trauma/ Critical Care
  • Clinical Problem Solving
  • Quality Improvement Processes

Personal Interests:

  • Shotokan Karate
  • Technology
  • Navigating Motherhood

Most Recent Publications:

  • Case Studies in Trauma:  Clincon, Orlando, FL July 2006.
    Alternate Airways:  Clincon, Orlando, FL July 2006.
    Trauma Case Studies:  Critical Thinking and Interventions.  International Trauma Life Support Conference, Scottsdale, Arizona, November 2005.
  • Hudson K, Braithwaite S, Byrnes E, Yoder A.  EMS Patient Transport Refusals:  A comparison of refusal rates for volunteer and career EMS agencies in Virginia. National Association of EMS Physicians, January 2005, Naples, FL
  • Ferguson J, Braithwaite S, Byrnes E, Yoder A.  ALS vs. BLS:  Is there a difference in EMS care delivered to patients in medically underserved areas? National Association of EMS Physicians, January 2005, Naples, FL
  • EMS Patient Refusal:  A Population-Based Comparison of Virginia Counties.  National Association of EMS Physicians, Tucson, January 2004.