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EMS/Disaster Medicine Current Fellows and Alumni

Current fellows


  • Heidi Hutchison, MD

    Heidi Hutchison, MD

    Undergraduate: Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo
    Medical School: University of Queensland, Brisbane
    Residency: St. Vincent Medical Center

    Dr. Hutchison grew up in the Central Coast of California and obtained her undergraduate degree from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo.  She completed her medical degree at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia in the UQ-Ochsner program and her residency training in Emergency Medicine at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center in Toledo, Ohio.  She is currently a fellow in EMS & Disaster Medicine with special interests in international disaster relief, event medicine, and wilderness medicine.  In her free time she loves traveling, hiking and backpacking, whitewater rafting, and spending time with her husband and daughter.

EMS/ Disaster Medicine Alumni

Fellowship Alumni Years Where are they now
Stephanie Benjamin 2019-2020 UCSD
Tabitha Cheng 2018-2019  Harbor-UCLA Pediatric EM Fellowship
Jennifer Farah 2017-2018 UCSD
Kathy Staats 2016-2017 UCSD
J. Joelle Donofrio 2015-2016 UCSD/ Rady Children's Hospital
Yuko Nakajima 2014-2015 Emory
James Howard 2013-2014 Scripps Health
Adel Al-Marshad 2011-2013 Advisor to the Minister of Economy & Planning Lead, Health Ecosystem Reform Office, Saudi Arabia
Gerard DeMers 2010-2012 US Navy
John Serra 2009-2011 San Diego, CA
Prasanthi Ramanujam 2006-2008 Stanford
Colleen Buono 2004-2006 Sharp Reese-Stealy