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Dr. Paul Atkinson is Professor in Emergency Medicine at Dalhousie University and Saint John Regional Hospital, New Brunswick, Canada. He is the current chair of the departmental research committee. Paul is also a senior editor for CJEM, Chief Medical Officer for WorkSafeNB, and is currently VP for ultrasound research for the International Federation for Emergency Medicine (IFEM). He is co-director of the Emergency Critical Care Ultrasound (ECCU) course. His international training included Royal North Shore Hospital in Sydney, Australia, and Cambridge University Hospitals in the UK.

He has over 60 peer reviewed publications, as well as being lead editor on two textbooks. Awards include the inaugural “Best in Class” award from Dalhousie University in 2012, and the national Grant Innes Award for EM research in 2014.

Current research interests include medical education, ultrasound, trauma systems and prevention, as well as quality in emergency medicine.

Paul enjoys cycling and hiking in the wide-open spaces of our great country.

Skills & Interests
emergency medicine pocus critical care
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David Lewis Associate Professor
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James French
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Jay Mekwan M.D. Assistant Professor
Emergency Medicine


Joanna Middleton M.D.
Emergency Medicine


Nicole Beckett M.D.
Internal Medicine


Ankona Banerjee M.D.
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David Lewis Associate Professor M.D.
Emergency Medicine


James Milne
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Hein Lamprecht M.D. Ph.D. Associate Professor
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Jacqueline MacKay M.D.
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Peter Ross M.D.
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Derek Rollo
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Steve Chanyi
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James Gould M.D. Resident Physician
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Rose McCloskey
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Kavish Chandra M.D.
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Melanie Stander
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David Lussier M.D.
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Chau Pham M.D. Associate Professor
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Mandy Peach M.D. M.Sc.
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Luke Taylor M.D.
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Ryan J. Henneberry M.D.
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Brian Ramrattan Assistant Professor M.D.
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Daniel J. Van Hoving M.D.
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George Stoica Ph.D.
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Paul Olszynski
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Andrew W. Keyes
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Kathleen O'Donnell
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Ankona Banerjee
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Laura Diegelmann
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Paul Olszynski
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Melanie Stander
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George Kovacs
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Mark Tutschka
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Erin Palmer
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Kalen Leech-Porter M.D.
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Stephen Hull
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Colin P. Rouse
Emergency Medicine


Tushar Pishe M.D. Assistant Professor
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Mark Tutschka
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Ansar Hassan
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Fraser D. Mackay M.D.
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Sarah Compeau
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Stephanie Matchett
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Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada