Associate Director for Education, UW Medicine Center for Scholarship in Patient Care, Quality, and Safety, University of Washington School of Medicine
Director for Simulation, Division of Emergency Medicine
University of Michigan Medical School, 1999
Internship and Residency:
Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati, 2003
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Student Research Fellowship, 1997
Patient Safety Leadership Fellowship, AHA-National Patient Safety Foundation, 2011
American Board of Emergency Medicine, 2007
Team Performance and Team Assessment Research
Patient Safety Research
Shah S, Adedipe A, Sajed D, Rood K, Backlund B, Fernandez R. Effect of Educational Intervention on ED Physician Ability to Perform a Rapid, Bedside Ultrasound Assessment in Late Pregnancy. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine. (in press 2013).
Rosenman E, Shandro JR, Ilgen, JS, Harper, AL, Fernandez, R. Leadership training for healthcare practitioners: A systematic review. Academic Medicine. (in press 2013).
Sherman M, Leland F, Ross B, Fernandez R. Simopoly: Improving simulation center operations through a tabletop simulation exercise. Simul Healthc. (in press 2013).
Fernandez R, Sherman M, Strother C, Andreatta P, Benedetti T. (2013). Program and center accreditation. In Levine, Bryson, DeMaria, and Schwartz (Eds.), The Comprehensive Textbook of Healthcare Simulation. New York, NY: Springer; 2013: 641-648.