Scott A. Syverud, MD

Scott A. Syverud, MD

Vice Chair, Clinical Operations
Medical Director, UVA SOM Community Outreach
Medical Director, Forensic Nurse Examiner (FNE) Program
Syverud in Action

Education:

  • BS, Physical Science, Michigan State University (1977)
  • MD, State University of New York Syracuse (1981)
  • Residency, Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati (1983)
  • Fellowship, Cardiovascular Research, University of Cincinnati (1984)
  • Chief Residency, Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati (1985)

Clinical and Research Interests:

  • Undergraduate and graduate medical education
  • Practice management in Emergency Medicine
  • Forensic nursing

Leadership Roles:

  • President-Elect, University of Virginia Clinical Staff
  • Chair, Credentials Committee, UVA Health System
  • UVA Haiti Relief Team Member (2010)
  • President, Society of Academic Emergency Medicine (1999 - 2000)

Personal Interests:

  • Medical care for underserved patients and communities in Virginia

Most Recent Publications:

  • Larese SR, Snyder AE, Gorman E, Syverud SA:  Exposing Novice Medical and Nursing Students to Point of Care Sonographic Skills.  Journal of Diagnostic Medical Sonography, 28:2, pp 91-94, 2012
  • Borek H, Carlberg D, Holstege C, Syverud SA: Survival of Acute Hypernatremia Due to Massive Soy Sauce Ingestion,  submitted for publication, Journal of Emergency Medicine, 2011.
  • Syverud SA:  A Mission Statement for Emergency Medicine.  American Journal of Emergency Medicine, 30:628, May 2012.
  • Minak J, Syverud SA, Dillingham R, Dort K; Gessner A: Patient perceptions of HIV Testing in a Non-urban Emergency Department's Express Care. Submitted for publication, Hong Kong Journal of Emergency Medicine, 2012.
  • Maling, B., Snyder, A., Deivert, M., Syverud, S., and Larese, S. Sonographic FAST and Internal Jugular Line Insertion Simulations: Exposing Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Students to Hands-On Skills. Submitted for publication 2012


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Charlottesville, VA 22908
Phone: (434) 924-8485
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E-mail: sas3k@virginia.edu