Bio

Clinical Focus


  • Emergency Medicine

Academic Appointments


Administrative Appointments


  • Clerkship Director, Division of EM (2008 - 2013)

Honors & Awards


  • Stanford ED Bedside Teaching Award, Stanford (2007)
  • Award for Clinical Excellence, Stanford-Kaiser EM Residency (2007)
  • Stanford EM International Resident Scholar, Stanford (2007)
  • Yale-Johnson & Johnson Physician Scholar in International Health Award, Yale (2006-2007)
  • Santa Clara Valley Medical Center Customer Service Award, SCVMC (2006)
  • SAEM Excellence in Emergency Medicine Award, SAEM (2004)
  • Northwestern Julius Conn Award for Outstanding Performance in Surgery, NUMS (2004)

Professional Education


  • Residency:Stanford-Kaiser Emergency Medicine Residency (2007) CA
  • Internship:Stanford-Kaiser Emergency Medicine Residency (2005) CA
  • Medical Education:Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine (2004) IL
  • Board Certification: Emergency Medicine, American Board of Emergency Medicine (2008)
  • Fellowship, Stanford Division of EM, International EM (2008)
  • Residency, Stanford-Kaiser Emergency Med, Emergency Medicine (2007)
  • M.D., Northwestern School of Medicine, Medicine (2004)
  • B.A. (Honors), UC Berkeley, Molecular and Cell Biology (1999)
  • B.S., Haas School of Business, Business Administration (1999)

Community and International Work


  • Advanced Paramedic Course, India

    Topic

    Paramedic Education

    Partnering Organization(s)

    EMRI

    Populations Served

    India

    Location

    International

    Ongoing Project

    Yes

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    Yes

  • Hospitalito Atitlan, Santiago Atitlan, Guatemala

    Topic

    Adult Resuscitation Course

    Populations Served

    Guatemala

    Location

    International

    Ongoing Project

    Yes

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    Yes

  • Zambia: Yale Johnson&Johnson Physician Scholars, Livingstone, Zambia

    Topic

    Patient care

    Partnering Organization(s)

    Yale

    Populations Served

    Zambia

    Location

    International

    Ongoing Project

    No

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    No

  • EMT-I Paramedic Course, India

    Topic

    Paramedic Education

    Partnering Organization(s)

    Apollo Hospital

    Populations Served

    India

    Location

    International

    Ongoing Project

    No

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    No

Research & Scholarship

Current Research and Scholarly Interests


Promoting awareness and development of Emergency Medicine and EMS systems worldwide.

Teaching

2011-12 Courses


Publications

Journal Articles


  • Images in emergency medicine - Cecal volvulus. ANNALS OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE Hsia, R., Chiao, A., Courter, J. L. 2007; 49 (3): 272-?
  • The Facts Behind the Controversy: High-dose Steroids in Spinal Cord Injury Practical Summaries in Acute Care Lipman G, Chiao A 2006; 1 (7): 53-60
  • Topics in international and travel medicine. The California journal of emergency medicine / California Chapter of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine Chiao, A. R., Weiss, E. L. 2005; 6 (4): 74-75

    View details for PubMedID 20847870

  • Topics in International and Travel Medicine Ca Journal Emer Med Chiao A, Weiss EL 2005; 6 (4): 74-5

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