Heemun Kwok, MD, MS

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Position Title: 
Acting Assistant Professor
Medical School: 
University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, 1999
Internship and Residency: 
Emergency Medicine, University of New Mexico, 2003
Fellowship: 
Emergency Medicine, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, 2011
Other Education: 
MS, Epidemiology, University of California, Los Angeles, 2011
Board Certification: 
American Board of Emergency Medicine, 2004
Academic Interests: 
Pre-hospital Cardiac Resuscitation
Clinical Trial Design
Hierarchical Modeling
Recent Publications: 
Mills AM, Huckins DS, Kwok H, Baumann BM, Ruddy RM, Rothman RE, Schrock JW, Lovecchio F, Krief WI, Hexdall A, Caspari R, Cohen B, Lewis RJ. (2012). Diagnostic characteristics of S100A8/A9 in a multicenter study of patients with right lower quadrant abdominal pain. Acad Emerg Med, 19, 48-55.
Meurer WJ, Kwok H, Skolarus LE, Adelman EE, Kade AM, Kalfleisch J, Frederiksen SM, Scott PA. (2012). Does pre-existing antiplatelet treatment influence post-thrombolysis intracranial hemorrhage in community treated ischemic stroke patients – an observational study. Acad Emerg Med. Accepted for publication.
Kwok H, Lewis RJ. (2012). Trainees and Emergency Care Research. In: Bebarta V, Cairns C (Eds.), Emergency Care Research – A Primer (pp. 31-36). New York.