Program Directors and Assistant Program Directors

Jay Ladde, MD, FACEP

Sr. Associate Program Director

Christine VanDillen, MD, FACEP, FAEMS

Assistant Program Director, EMS Fellowship Assistant Director

Fellowship and Clerkship Directors

Sara Baker, MD

Director of EM Residency Simulation Program and Simulation Education Fellowship Director, EPCF Corporate Quality Officer and Throughput Chair

Joshua Briscoe, MD, FACEP

Medical Director of IT Innovation, Virtual Care, and Clinical Informatics; IT Fellowship Director

Philip A. Giordano, MD, FACEP

Vice Chairman Department of Emergency Medicine; Assistant Medical Director EPCF; Administrative Fellowship Director

Stephen Leech, MD, FACEP

Ultrasound Fellowship Director; Co-Ultrasound Director

Jose Ramirez, MD, FAAP

Medical Director Pediatric Emergency Department, Orlando Health Arnold Palmer Hospital

Efren Salinero, MD

Program Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship

Christian Zuver, MD

EMS Fellowship Program Director


Daniel F. Brennan, MD, FACEP

Managing Partner of Emergency Physicians of Central Florida

Brandon Carr, MD, FAAP, FACEP

Assistant Medical Director, Pediatric Emergency Department

Kelly Cramm-Morgan, MD, FAAP

Assistant Medical Director, Pediatric Emergency Department

Megan Crider, MD

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Clinical Faculty

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Patricia Ambrosio, DO

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Faculty

Camilo Florez, MD, FAAEM

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Clinical Faculty

Christopher Hunter, MD, PhD, FACEP, FAEMS

Director of Orlando Health Air Care

Erich Heine, DO

Clinical Faculty

Carolyn Lyon, MD, FACEP

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Clinical Faculty

Sarah L Melendez, MD

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Clinical Faculty

Linda Papa, MD, MSc, CCFP, FRCP(C), FACEP

Director of Academic Clinical Research, Orlando Health

Gary A. Parrish, MD, FACEP

Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine

George A. Ralls, MD, FACEP

Orlando Health Vice President, System Chief Quality Officer

Tom Ruffin, MD

Quality Officer, Pediatric Emergency Department

Kurt Weber, MD, FACEP

Assistant Director of Research Operations, Orlando Health