Matthew Valento, MD

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Position Title: 
Acting Instructor
Administrative Title: 
Interim Medical Director, Washington Poison Center
Site Director, Medical Toxicology, UW Division of Emergency Medicine
Medical School: 
New York University School of Medicine, 2005
Internship and Residency: 
Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati, 2009
Fellowship: 
Medical Toxicology, Toxikon Consortium, Stroger-Cook County Hospital, 2011
Board Certification: 
American Board of Emergency Medicine, 2010
American Board of Emergency Medicine - Medical Toxicology, 2012
Academic Interests: 
Toxicology
Recent Publications: 
Valento M. Antidotes for overdose: timely and effective counteraction (invited review). EM Critical Care. 2014; 4(4): 1-16.
Valento M. Nicotine poisoning following ingestion of e-Liquid. 2013. North American Congress of Clinical Toxicology.
Byrne BT, Lu JJ, Valento M, Bryant SM. Variability in hyperbaric oxygen treatment for acute carbon monoxide poisoning. Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine. 2012; 39(2): 627-638.
Valento, M. Phencyclidine & Ketamine, Mushroom Poisoning. In Pediatric Emergency Medicine: Just the Facts, 3rd edition. 2012; 698-699: 711-713.