Program Faculty

Total number of faculty: 28
Number of core faculty: 14
Number of clinical faculty: 16
Number of non-clinical faculty: 1



Michael Barra, MD - Assistant Medical Director of Service
Saint Louis University School of Medicine, ABEM 2011
Residency: Barnes - Jewish Hospital





BucaStefan Buca, MD - Medical Director and ED/Trauma Liaison
UT Southwestern Medical School
Residency: Vanderbilt University
Fellowship: Baylor/EmCare Administrative Fellow





Kathleen DelaneyKathleen Delaney, MD, FACEP - Chair Emeritus
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, ABEM 1988
Residency: New York University
Fellowship: Medical Toxicology





HugginsCharles Huggins, MD - Assistant Medical Director of Quality
University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, ABEM 2009
Residency: Orlando Regional Medical Center





Adam Jennings DOAdam Jennings, DO - Assistant Program Director PGY-2
University of North Texas
Residency: JPS Health Network





AJ KirkAJ Kirk, MD, FF/EMT, FAAEM, FACEP​ - Assistant Program Director PGY-3
Texas A&M College of Medicine, ABEM 2011
Residency: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Fellowship: Government Emergency Medical Security Services, UT Southwestern





krechRyan Krech, MD, JD, FACEP - Assistant Medical Director of Productivity
UT Southwestern, ABEM 2012
Residency: UT Southwestern/Parkland Memorial Hospital





leuckJo Anna Leuck, MD - Academic Vice Chair and Simulation Director
UT Southwestern Medical School
Residency: Carolinas Medical Center





Rick_Robinson_MDRick Robinson, MD, FAAEM, FACEP - Program Director/Vice Chair Informatics
University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio, ABEM 2004
Residency: University of Texas Medical School at Houston





Chet Schrader, MD, FACEP - Vice Chair of Operations
University of Kansas, ABEM 2012
Residency: Washington University, St. Louis
Fellowship: UT Southwestern/EmCare Administrative Fellow





Drew Shedd, MD - Ultrasound Director and Assistant Program Director PGY-1
UT San Antonio, ABEM 2012
Residency: Advocate Christ Medical Center
Fellowship: UT Southwestern, Ultrasound





Ryan Stroder, DO - Medical Director of the CDU
Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine, ABEM 2014
Residency: Emory University, Atlanta





Veer Vithalani, MD - EMS Director
University of St Andrews, Britain
Residency: JPS Health Network





Hao WangHao Wang, MD, PhD - Research Director
Ruijin Hospital of Second Shanghai Medical College, ABEM 2004
Residency: Louisiana State University Health Science Center





Nick Zenarosa, MD  - Department Chair
University of Illinois Chicago/Cook County 1991
Residency: Parkland Memorial Hospital (IM); Carolinas Medical Center (EM)