portraitDan, is an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at UT Houston.  He serves as an attending physician at the LBJ and Memorial Hermann Hospital Emergency Departments.  He also works as an Assistant Medical Director for the Houston Fire Department where he completed a EMS and Disaster Medicine fellowship in 2015. Prior to working in Houston, Dan trained in Emergency Medicine at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in Torrance, California after completing his Medical Degree at Drexel College of Medicine in Philadelphia.  He holds a dual Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry and Philosophy from the University of Scranton.  He is also board certified in Clinical Informatics and serves as Vice-President of the OpenEM Foundation, and Head of Software and Deputy Editor for