Matthew A. Silver, MD
- Education and Training
BS, Binghamton University
MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Internship, Department of Internal Medicine, Beth Israel Medical Center
Residency, Jacobi-Montefiore Emergency Medicine Residency Program of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Chief Residency, Jacobi-Montefiore Emergency Medicine Residency Program of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Dr. Matthew Silver specializes in Emergency Medicine and has shared his knowledge and insights with medical students throughout his career. He is the founding and current Program Director of the Kaiser Permanente, Emergency Medicine Residency Program. He has served on the editorial review boards of The Permanente Journal and Journal of Emergency Medicine since 2012.
- Prior Positions (selected)
- 2004–2009Staff PhysicianDepartment of Emergency Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center2009–presentStaff PhysicianDepartment of Emergency Medicine, Kaiser Permanente San Diego Medical Center2012–presentFounding Program DirectorEmergency Medicine Residency Program, Kaiser Permanente San Diego Medical Center2013–presentPlanning Committee MemberKaiser Permanente Annual Emergency Medicine Symposium2014–presentCo-Director of Graduate Medical EducationKaiser Permanente San Diego Service Area2015–2016Committee Chair, Patient Experience Task ForceCouncil of Emergency Medicine Residency Directors (CORD)2016–presentVoluntary Assistant Clinical ProfessorDepartment of Emergency Medicine, University of California Riverside School of Medicine2011-presentVoluntary Assistant Clinical ProfessorUniversity of California, San Diego School of Medicine, Department of Family and Preventative Medicine2016–presentMember, Curriculum Committee and IT Steering CommitteeKaiser Permanente School of Medicine2016–presentEducational Technologies LeadKaiser Permanente School of Medicine
- Honors and Awards (selected)
- 2000Excellence in Emergency MedicineSociety for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM)2004Davidoff Society for Excellence in TeachingAlbert Einstein College of Medicine2006Teacher of the YearJacobi-Montefiore Emergency Medicine Program2011FellowAmerican College of Emergency Physicians2013–2015Top Doc AwardSan Diego County Medical Society2017, 2018Top Doc AwardSan Diego County Medical Society
- Publications (selected)
Peer-reviewed research manuscripts
London K, Druck J, Silver M, Finefrock D. Teaching the Emergency Department Patient Experience: Needs Assessment from the CORD-EM Task Force. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine 2017;18:56-59.
Vinson DR, Ballard DW, Huang J, Reed ME, Lin JS, Kene MV, Sax DR, Rauchwerger AS, Wang DH, McLachlan DI, Pleshakov TS, Silver MA, Clague VA, Klonecke AS, Mark DG, for the MAPLE Investigators of the KP CREST Network. Outpatient management of emergency department patients with acute pulmonary embolism: variation, patient characteristics and outcomes. Ann Emerg Med 2017.
Battaglia A, Burchette R, Hussman J, Silver MA, Martin P, Bernstein P. Comparison of Medical Therapy Alone to Medical Therapy with Surgical Treatment of Peritonsillar Abscess. Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2017.
Schwartz A, Silver M, Antoline M, Brodmann K. Utilization of Business Intelligence Software for an Emergency Department Dashboard. Annals of Emergency Medicine 2017;Volume 70, Supplement, Page S45.
Sharp AL, Nagaraj G, Rippberger EJ, Shen E, Swap CJ, Silver MA, McCormick T, Vinson DR, Hoffman JR. Computed Tomography Use for Adults with Head Injury: Describing Likely Avoidable ED Imaging based on the Canadian CT Head Rule. Acad Emerg Med. 2016 Jul 30.