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A. Biographical Information

Primary Office                     Department of Emergency Medicine
University Health Network
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Telephone                           416-843-8445
Email                                  david.carr@uhn.ca

Twitter                                @davidcarr333

Website                              www.doctordavidcarr.com

 

1. EDUCATION

Degrees

1997 – 2001                         MD, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

1992 – 1996                         BA, Economics, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada

Postgraduate, Research and Specialty Training

2012 – 2013                         Rotman Leadership Development Program, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

2003 – 2004                         Emergency Medicine Fellowship, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada

2001 – 2003                         Family Medicine Residency, University of Toronto, Sunnybrook & Women’s College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Qualifications, Certifications and Licenses

2019 September                  Licensed Physician Territory of Nunavut, Canada

2017 Nov                            American Association Physician Leaders Fall Institute, Scottsdale, Arizona,

2015 May – present              EDE 2: Advanced Ultrasound Course, Canadian Emergency Ultrasound Society (CEUS)

2016 Jan                             Certificate Added Competency in EM (CAC), CCFP, Ontario, Canada

2015- present                      Fellow (FCFP), College of Family Physicians of Canada

2009 Sep                            ACLS Instructor

2008                                   Independent Practitioner and Instructor, Canadian Emergency Ultrasound Society (CEUS)

2007 Jun                             Certification Operator Level, CBRN

2004 Feb                             APLS Certification

2003 Jun – 2007                   ACLS Certification

2003 Jun                             ATLS Certification

2002 Jan                             Neonatal Resuscitation Certification

2. EMPLOYMENT

Current Appointments

2019 Sept – present             Baffinland Mining Occupational Medicine Consultant, Nunavut, Canada

2019 July – present              Clinical Investigator, University Health Network

2016 Jul 1 present               Associate Professor, Family and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

2015 – present                     Medical Director of Stadium Medicine, Toronto Blue Jays Baseball Club, Rogers Centre

2014 – present                     Lead Physician, Bank of Montreal Annual Shareholders Meeting

2010 – present                     House Physician, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts

2010 – present                     Medical Legal Expert, McCarthy’s, Lerner’s, Lenczner Slaght and various Plaintiff firms

2009 – present                     Senior Medical Consultant, Medcan Clinic

2006 – present                     Stadium Physician, Toronto Blue Jays Baseball Club, Rogers Centre

2005 – present                     Emergency Medicine Staff, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

2005 – present                     Emergency Medicine Staff, Mackenzie Health Hospital, Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada

Previous Appointments

HOSPITAL

2012 – 2016                         Emergency Medicine Staff, North York General and Branson Hospital Urgent Care

2007 – 2014                         Instructor, Ontario College of Family Physicians, Emergency Medicine Primer

2005 – 2009                         Emergency Medicine Staff, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

2004 – 2005                         Emergency Medicine Staff, Ku-ring Gai Hospital, Sydney, Australia

2004                                   Emergency and Family Medicine Staff, Weeneebayko General Hospital, Moose Factory, Ontario, Canada

2004                                   Emergency Medicine Consultant, St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital, Ontario, Canada

UNIVERSITY – RANK

2009 Jun 1 – 2016 Jun 30     Assistant Professor, Family and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

2006 Feb 1 – 2009 May 30    Lecturer, Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

OTHER

2010 Feb                               Emergency Physician Athletes Village Vancouver Olympic Games

2009 – 2011                         Mentor, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario

2008 – 2014                         Stadium Physician, Buffalo Bills Football Club, Rogers Centre

2007 – 2011                         Instructor, Centre for the Evaluation of Health Care Professionals Educated Abroad

3. HONOURS AND CAREER AWARDS

Distinctions and Research Awards

NATIONAL

Received

1992                                   Science Scholarship, Government of Canada. (Distinction)

PROVINCIAL / REGIONAL

Received

2000                                   Bursary, Northeastern Ontario Medical Program, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada. (Distinction)

LOCAL

Received

2020                                   Emergency Medicine Publication Award, University Health Network. (Research Award)  Total Amount: 500 CAD

2020                                   Emergency Medicine Publication Award, University Health Network. (Research Award)  Total Amount: 500 CAD

2019                                   UHN Publication Award, UHN Research Award. (Research Award)
UHN Publication Award for Tintinalli’s EM Textbook Chapter Publication.

2019                                   Appointed, Clinical Investigator, University Health Network

2018                                   UHN Emergency Medicine Award for Scholarly Writing, University Health Network (Research Award)

2018                                      Emergency Medicine Publication Award, University Health Network. (Research Award)
Total Amount: 1000 CAD

2017                                      Emergency Medicine Publication Award, University Health Network. (Research Award)
Total Amount: 500 CAD

2017                                      Emergency Medicine Publication Award, University Health Network. (Research Award)
Total Amount: 500 CAD

2016                                   UHN Publication Award, UHN Research Award. (Research Award)
UHN Publication Award for Tintinalli’s EM Textbook Chapter Publication.

2016                                   UHN PUBLICATION AWARD, UHN. (Research Award)

2014                                   Emergency Medicine Publication Award, University Health Network. (Research Award)
Total Amount: 1,000 CAD

2014                                   Emergency Medicine Publication Award, University Health Network. (Research Award)
Total Amount: 1,000 CAD

2013                                   Emergency Medicine Publication Award, University Health Network. (Research Award)
Total Amount: 1,000 CAD

2003                                   John Hilditch Research Award, Department of Family Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre. (Research Award)
Outstanding Resident Research Project. Total Amount: 500 CAD

2003                                   Steve Kandel Prize, Department of Family Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre. (Research Award)
Exceptional Clinical Skills in Family Medicine. Total Amount: 500 CAD

2002                                   Chief Resident, Sunnybrook and Women’s College Health Sciences Centre. (Distinction)

2000                                   Gold Medal Recipient, Emergency and Family Medicine Block, University of Ottawa. (Distinction)

1999                                   Ivan Smith Memorial Scholarship, Pediatric Oncology, University of Toronto. (Distinction)

1996                                   Graduated with Distinction, University of Western Ontario. (Distinction)

1995                                   Economics Scholarship, University of Western Ontario. (Distinction)

1993 – 1996                         Dean’s Honor List, University of Western Ontario. (Distinction)

Teaching and Education Awards

PROVINCIAL / REGIONAL

Nominated

2017                                      UHN Emergency Medicine Outstanding Teaching Award, Emergency Medicine Division, Dept of Family & Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University Health Network. (Multilevel Education)

2015                                   PARO Clinical Teaching Award, Dept of Family & Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Professional Association of Residents of Ontario. (Postgraduate MD)

2014                                   PARO Clinical Teaching Award, Professional Association of Residents of Ontario. (Postgraduate MD)

LOCAL

Received

2017                                   Anna Jarvis Award for Postgraduate Teaching Excellence in Emergency Medicine

2014                                   UHN Emergency Medicine Outstanding Teaching Award, Emergency Medicine Division, Dept of Family & Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University Health Network. (Multilevel Education)

2009                                   Finalist, U of T Emergency Medicine Undergraduate Education Teaching Award, Dept of Family & Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto. (Undergraduate MD)

2009                                   Individual Teaching Excellence Award, Dept of Family & Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Wightman-Berris Academy. (Undergraduate MD)

2009                                   Post Graduate Excellence in Clinical Teaching Award, Dept of Family & Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto. (Postgraduate MD)

2007                                   Finalist, U of T Emergency Medicine Undergraduate Education Teaching Award, Dept of Family & Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto. (Undergraduate MD)

2006                                   Finalist, U of T Emergency Medicine Undergraduate Education Teaching Award, Emergency Medicine Division, Dept of Family & Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto. (Undergraduate MD)

2006                                   Teaching Award, Dept of Family & Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University Health Network Education Committee. (Postgraduate)

 

 

Nominated

2017                                   FRCP Outstanding Clinical Teaching Award, Dept of Medicine, University of Toronto. (Postgraduate MD)

2015                                   Emergency Medicine Undergraduate Teaching Award, Dept of Emergency Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto. (Undergraduate MD, Year 4)

2015                                   Excellence in Teaching Award, Dept of Family & Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto. (Postgraduate MD)

2013 – 2014                         Undergraduate Education Teaching Award, Emergency Medicine Division, Dept of Family & Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto. (Undergraduate MD)

2013                                   UHN Emergency Medicine Outstanding Teaching Award, Emergency Medicine Division, Dept of Family & Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University Health Network. (Postgraduate MD)

2010                                   FRCP Outstanding Clinical Teaching Award, Dept of Family & Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto. (Postgraduate MD)

2009                                   FRCP Outstanding Clinical Teaching Award, Dept of Medicine, University of Toronto. (Postgraduate MD)

2008                                   FRCP Outstanding Clinical Teaching Award, Dept of Medicine, University of Toronto. (Postgraduate MD)

4. PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND ACTIVITIES

Administrative Activities

NATIONAL

Canadian Association Emergency Medicine

2020 June                           Track Chair, CAEP National Conference, Cardiovascular Track, Ottawa, On

2019 April                            Organizing Committee, ICEM 2025 Proposal Montreal, Quebec

2018 June                           Track Chair, CAEP National Conference, Cardiovascular Track Calgary, AB

2018 June                           Participant, Women in Emergency Medicine Symposium, Calgary, AB

The College of Family Physicians of Canada

2012                                   Organizer, Emergency Medicine Primer Two: CME Accrediting Physician, Continuing Education

2011                                   Organizer, Emergency Medicine Primer: CME Accrediting Physician, Continuing Education

 

PROVINCIAL / REGIONAL

 

Allergy and Immunology Society of Ontario

2015 – present                     Member, ER Representative

 

Weekend to End Breast Cancer

2008 Sep                            Medical Volunteer

 

LOCAL

University Health Network

2018 Nov                            ALLY Workshop, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto

2017- present                      Department Lead, Post Graduate Fellowship Selection, FRCP EM Program  Toronto, UHN Site Representative

2013 – July 2019                 Assistant Director, Risk Management and Faculty Development, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2008 – present                     Member, UHN Selection Committee

2007 – 2017                         Member, UHN ER Conference Organizing Committee

2005 Apr – present               Organizer, UHN CCFP EM and FRCP Mock Orals, Faculty of Medicine, Dept of Family & Community Medicine, Continuing Education

2013 Jun                             Deputy Chief, Emergency Department, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2012 – 2013                         Assistant Director, Strategic Planning, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2011                                   Member, Organizing Committee: UHN Diwali Gala

2010 Jun                             Member, UHN Emergency Department G20 Disaster Management Team

2008 – 2011                         Member, UHN Finance Committee

2006 – 2012                         Assistant Director of Education, UHN, Toronto, On, Canada.

 

Peer Review Activities

MANUSCRIPT REVIEWS

Reviewer

2017- present                      British Medical Journal

2012 – present                     Global Health Emergency Medicine Journal

2011 – present                     Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine

RESIDENCY CURRICULUM REVIEW

Peer Reviewer

2014 Aug                            University of Toronto, DFCM SEME- Elective Modules

Other Research and Professional Activities

EXAMINATIONS

2005 Sep                            Examiner. Emergency Medicine Exam. Canadian College of Family Physicians.

B. Research Funding

1. Grants, Contracts and Clinical Trials

PEER-REVIEWED GRANTS

FUNDED

2020                                   Co-Investigator.Covid-19 Bootcamp for Re-assigned Health Care Workers 147,200 CAD

 

2001                                   Co-Investigator. Patient Barriers to Oral Vitamin B12 Therapy. Physicians Services Inc. 6,100 CAD. [Grants]

C. Publications

1. MOST SIGNIFICANT PUBLICATIONS

  1. Carr D. Occlusive Arterial Disease. In: Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine. Ninth Edition. 2019. Fall. Principal Author.

This textbook serves as the main teaching tool for all residency programs in Emergency Medicine throughout the world.

  1. Carr D. Occlusive Arterial Disease. In: Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine. Eighth Edition. 2015. Fall. Principal Author.

This textbook serves as the main teaching tool for all residency programs in Emergency Medicine throughout the world.

  1. Nolan B, Plenk K, Carr D. Anti-N-methyl-d-aspartate receptor (anti-NMDAR) encephalitis presenting to the emergency department with status epilepticus. CJEM. 2014 Sep;16(5):425-8. Senior Responsible Author.
  2. Carr D. Occlusive Arterial Disease. In: Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine. Seventh Edition. 2010. Coauthor

This textbook represents the most significant book for Emergency Medicine Residency training programs throughout the world.

  1. Carr D, Boone A, Hoffman RS, Martin K, Ahluwalia N. Successful Resuscitation of a Carvedilol Overdose Using Intravenous Fat Emulsion. Journal of Clinical Toxicology. 2009 Aug;47(7):727. Principal Author.
  2. Carr D, Boone A, Hoffman RS, Martin K, Ahluwalia N. Successful Resuscitation of a Doxepin Overdose Using Intravenous Fat Emulsion. Journal of Clinical Toxicology. 2009 Aug;47(7):710. Principal Author.

2. PEER-REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS

Journal Articles

  1. Kent, J, Carr, D. A visibly Striking Case of Primary Acrocyanosis: A Rare Cause of the Blue Digit   American Journal of Emergency Medicine 2020 July 31 Published online (Trainee publication). Senior Responsible Author.
  2. Nikouline, A, Carr, D. Postpartum Headache: A Broader Differential.  American Journal of Emergency Medicine 2020 July 18 Volume 38 Issue 7 (Trainee publication). Senior Responsible Author.
  3. Cameron, A, Carr, D. Not Always a Benign Condition:  Infectious Mononucleosis Associated Acalculous Cholecystitis. CJEM 2018 March 1; 1-3  (Trainee publication). Senior Responsible Author.
  4. Lee, R, Carr, D. “Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD). An Etiology of Chest Pain in the Young Female Patient. CJEM 2018. Feb  22; 1-6 (Trainee publication). Senior Responsible Author.
  5. Liao, E, Carr, D. A Tale of a Black Eschar in a Returning Traveler. Journal of Emergency Medicine (JEM). December 2017 Vol 53 Issue 6: 904-906. (Trainee publication). Senior Responsible Author.
  6. Argintaru, N, Carr, D. Retropharyngeal Abscess: A subtle Presentation of a Deep Space Neck Infection.  Journal of Emergency Medicine (JEM). October 2017 Vol 53 Issue 4: 568-569. (Trainee publication). Senior Responsible Author.
  7. Hart, Alexander, Plenk, K, Carr, D. Sweet Syndrome Presenting as A Febrile Rash in a Returning Traveler. CJEM 2017 May 23. Published Online. (Trainee publication). Senior Responsible Author.
  8. Cho, D, Berliner, Y, Carr, D. Deadly case of Pasteurella multocida Aortitis and mycotic aneurysm following a cat bite. World Journal of Clinical Cases. 2016 Jun 16;4(6):142-145 (Trainee publication). Senior Responsible Author.
  9. Lockwood JR, Carr D. Drug-induced aseptic meningitis secondary to trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole: a headache to be aware of. CJEM. 2014 Sep;16(5):421-4. (Trainee publication) Senior Responsible Author.
  10. Nolan B, Plenk K, Carr D. Anti-N-methyl-d-aspartate receptor (anti-NMDAR) encephalitis presenting to the emergency department with status epilepticus. CJEM. 2014 Sep;16(5):425-8. (Trainee publication) Senior Responsible Author.
  11. Keefer C, Carrol J, Carr D. Get off the back burner! CJEM. 2013 Jan;15(1):52. (Trainee publication) Senior Responsible Author.
  12. Karabegovic A, Strachan-Jackman S, Carr D. Surfers Myelopathy: Cover Article: Case Report and Review. CJEM. 2011 Sep;13(5):357-60. (Trainee publication) Senior Responsible Author.
  13. Yiu S, Carr D, Yaphe J, Chopra A, et al. Teaching the Intangibles: How to Manage an Emergency Department. Open Medicine. 2010;4(3 Suppl):69. Coauthor or Collaborator.
  14. Carr D, Boone A, Hoffman RS, Martin K, Ahluwalia N. Successful Resuscitation of a Carvedilol Overdose Using Intravenous Fat Emulsion. Journal of Clinical Toxicology. 2009 Aug;47(7):727. Principal Author.
  15. Carr D, Boone A, Hoffman RS, Martin K, Ahluwalia N. Successful Resuscitation of a Doxepin Overdose Using Intravenous Fat Emulsion. Journal of Clinical Toxicology. 2009 Aug;47(7):710. Principal Author.
  16. Han JS, Chopra A, Carr D. Ophthalmic injuries from a TASER. CJEM. 2009 Jan;11(1):90-3. (Trainee publication) Senior Responsible Author.
  17. Kwong JC, Carr D, Dhalla IA, Tom-Kun D, Upshur RE. Oral vitamin B12 therapy in the primary care setting: a qualitative and quantitative study of patient perspectives. BMC Fam Pract. 2005 Feb 21;6(1):8. Coauthor or Collaborator.

Book Chapters

  1. Carr D. Occlusive Arterial Disease. In: Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine. Ninth Edition. 2019. Coauthor.
  2. Carr D. Occlusive Arterial Disease. In: Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine. Eighth Edition. 2015. Coauthor
  3. Carr D. Occlusive Arterial Disease. In: Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine. Seventh Edition. 2010. Coauthor

3. NON-PEER-REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS

Manuals

  1. Carr D. University of Toronto EM Clerkship Manual. 13th Edition. 2014. Chapter Author.
  2. Carr D. University of Toronto EM Clerkship Manual. 12th Edition. 2012. Chapter Author.
  3. Carr D. University of Toronto EM Clerkship Manual. 11th Edition. 2008. Chapter Author.
  4. Carr D. University of Toronto EM Clerkship Manual. 10th Edition. 2006. Chapter Author.

Magazine Entries

  1. Endocarditis on the Rise as A Complication of IV Opioid Use. Emergency Medicine News (Cover article) December 2017 Vol 39 Issue 12 Page 1,30. Sorelle, R.  Principal Expert Contributor.
  2. Michelle Lin, MD. Tricks of the Trade: Alternatives to I&D Procedure and Fingernail Avulsion Repair. ACEP NEWS. 2008 Oct. Available from: http://www.acep.org/Clinical—Practice-Management/Tricks-of-the-Trade–Alternatives-to-I-D-Procedure-and-Fingernail-Avulsion-Repair/. Acknowledged in Publication (Not Author).

Newspaper Articles

  1. COVID-19: Hugging days are here again as Ontario announces plans for expanded social groups. National Post June 12th Profiled Interview

 

  1. Covid going forward: Emergency doctor is cautious but optimistic. Canadian Jewish Record.         May 21st 2020 Profiled Interview

 

  1. Nurses, lab-workers, physicians among ‘alarming’ number of health care workers with Covid-19. CBC News May 15th 2020 Profiled Interview

 

  1. It really is ok to go to the hospital if you have an emergency, Toronto Star April 24th 2020 Opinion Co-Author

 

  1. Why you shouldn’t avoid the ER. Adrian Cheung Toronto Star April 24th 2020 Interview and Podcast

 

  1. Fear of Covid-10 believed to be behind the plummeting number of non-coronavirus ER visits across Canada. National Post April 17th 2020   Profiled Interview

 

  1. As we wait for the covid-19 tsunami, we live balanced between the new normal and catastrophe. National Post April 4th 2020   Profiled Interview

 

  1. ER Doctor speaks from the frontline of COVD-19 and about what we can do to help. Adrian Cheung Toronto Star April 2nd 2020 Interview and Podcast
  2. Are some of us expendable during Covid-19? Toronto Sun, 2020 March 31stProfiled Interview
  3. “It’s Frightening”: Across Canada, frontline doctors are bracing for the covid onslaught.  National Post 2020 March 29thProfiled Interview
  4. On Covid-19 testing, A new backlog emerges as some patients not told they have the virus. National Post 2020 March 25thProfiled Interview
  5. What’s your doctor reading? How social media is disrupting medical education. National Post March 29th  Profiled Interview
  6. Carr D. Heading South? Pack a mini-medical kit – and watch out for the citrus. The Globe and Mail. 2010 Feb 2. Principal Author.

 

Protocols

  1. Spinal Cord Immobilization Protocol. 2010. Developed for utilization at the UHN Emergency Department.
  2. Renal Colic Protocol. 2007. Developed for utilization at the UHN Emergency Department

 

D. Presentations and Special Lectures

1. International

Invited Lectures and Presentations

2020 Nov          Keynote Speaker, Copernicus 2020, Polish EM Conference, Lodz, Poland Cancelled

2020 Oct          Keynote Speaker, ACOEP: American College Osteopathic Emergency Physicians

2020 Sep          Keynote Speaker, CODA CHANGE:  Carr’s CODA Clinic’s, Melbourne, Australia

2020 Sep          Keynote Speaker, EUSEM. European Society of Emergency Medicine, Copenhagen, De

2020 Jun          Keynote Speaker, Rebellion EM, San Antonio, Texas, USA   Cancelled

2020 May         Keynote Speaker, Fourth Webinar Covid 19 Sharing Experiences EUSEM

2020 Mar          Keynote Speaker, Congresso Nazionale Emergenza Urgenza,Garda, Italy Cancelled

2020 Mar          Keynote Speaker, Meeting on Emergency Medicine, Biella, Italy  Cancelled

2019 Oct           Hot Topic Speaker. EUSEM. European Society of Emergency Medicine, Prague, CR

2019 Mar          Keynote Speaker. SMACC: Social Media and Critical Care. Sydney, Australia

2018 Sep          Keynote Speaker. EUSEM. European Society of Emergency Medicine, Glasgow, UK

2018 May          Keynote Speaker. DNSEM: Dutch North Sea Emergency Medicine. Amsterdam, NL

2018 Apr          Keynote Speaker. ACOEP: American College Osteopathic Emergency Physicians. San Diego, USA.

2017 Sep          Keynote Speaker. EUSEM Conference. European Society of Emergency Medicine. Athens, Greece.

2017 June        Keynote Speaker. SMACC: Social Media and Critical Care. Berlin, Germany.

2017 March      Visiting Professor. Luton Hospital Grand Rounds.  Luton, England, United Kingdom

2017 Feb          Keynote Speaker. Aortic Dissection Live Podcast. The EM Cases Course. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2016 Oct          Keynote Speaker. EUSEM Conference. European Society of Emergency Medicine. Vienna, Austria.

2016 Jun          Invited Speaker. SMACC: Social Media and Critical Care. Dublin, Ireland.

2016 Feb          Keynote Speaker. Anaphylaxis Live Podcast. The EM Cases Course. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2014 June        Presenter. ICEM International Conference Emergency Medicine Hong Kong, China.

2012 July         Visiting Professor. Grand Rounds Holbaek Hospital. Holbaek, Denmark.

2011 June        Visiting Professor. Grand Rounds Antwerp Hospital Network. Antwerp, Belgium.

Presented Abstracts

2010                Teaching the Intangibles: How to Manage an Emergency Department. International Conference on Residency Education. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Poster Presentation.

2009                North American Congress of Clinical Toxicology. San Antonio, Texas, United States. Poster Presentation.

Media Appearances

2020 Jun          Eat Move Think Podcast Episode 16:  What It’s Like To Tell Someone They Have Covid

2020 Jun          Carr’s CODA’s Clinic Part Two:  Lessons from the Last Dance: The Sports Health Interface

2020 May         Carr’s CODA’s Clinic Part One:  Lessons From Life With Swami:

2020 Apr          Why you shouldn’t avoid the ER.  Adrian Cheung Toronto Star Podcast

2020 Apr          COVID 19 Q&A with Steve Nash and Dr. David Carr.  Produced by Uninterrupted Canada

2020 Apr          ER Doctor speaks from the frontline of COVD-19 and about what we can do to help.    Podcast   Adrian Cheung Toronto Star, Toronto, On

2019 Aug         Canadian EM:  First Year Diaries, Episode 2, My Philosophy of Practice:   Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

2018 May         Best Cases Ever, Episode 70, Female Urinary Retention: The Return of Carr’s Cases

2017 Feb          Episode 92:  Aortic Dissection Live Podcast. Emergency Medicine Cases.  Ontario, Canada

2016 Mar          Episode 78:  Anaphylaxis Live Podcast. Emergency Medicine Cases. Ontario, Canada.

2016 Jan          EM CRIT PODCAST:  Sick Endocarditis. EM CRIT episode 166. New York, United States

2015 May         Emergency Medicine Cases. Episode 64, Five Things You Need to Know About Antibiotics:  Highlights from the Whistler Conference (Podcast).

2015 Mar         Best Cases Ever, Episode 34, Inferior MI Presenting with Abdominal Pain (Podcast). Emergency Medicine Cases.

2015 Feb          Best Cases Ever Episode 32, Endocarditis. Emergency Medicine Cases. (Podcast).

2014 Sep         Best Cases Ever, Episode 29, DIAM. Emergency Medicine Cases. (Podcast).

2014 Aug         Best Cases Ever, Episode 28, Anti NMDA. Emergency Medicine Cases. (Podcast).

2014 Jun          Anti – NMDA Receptor Encephalitis. EM RAP. (Podcast).

2014 May         Best Cases Ever, Episode 22, NCSE. Emergency Medicine Cases. (Podcast).

2014 May         Episode 44, An Approach to Shock. Emergency Medicine Cases. (Podcast).

2012 Nov         Aortic Emergencies. Emergency Medicine Cases. Episode 28 (Podcast).

2012 Oct          Best Case Ever series. Emergency Medicine Cases. (Podcast).

2012 Apr          Episode 22b, Infectious Disease Update. Emergency Medicine Cases. (Podcast).

2012 Mar         Episode 22a, 2011 the Year in Review: Emergency Medicine Literature. Emergency Medicine Cases. (Podcast).

2011 Mar         Episode 12, Found Down. Emergency Medicine Cases. Presenter(s): Dr. David Carr and Dr. Brian Steinhart. (Podcast).

2011 Feb          Episode 22, Patient Sign-out in the ED. EM RAP Educators Edition. Presenter(s):Podcast

2. National

Invited Lectures and Presentations

2020 June        Track Chair & Speaker.  CAEP Scientific Assembly. Ottawa, On   CANCELLED

2020 May         Keynote Web Speaker. Emergency Medicine Update. Emergency Medicine Update. Toronto, Ontario, Canada

2020 Feb          Keynote Speaker. 33rd Annual Update in Emergency Medicine. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.

2019 May         Track Chair & Invited Speaker.  CAEP Scientific Assembly. Halifax, NS

2019 May         Keynote Speaker. Emergency Medicine Update. Emergency Medicine Update. Toronto, Ontario, Canada

2019 Feb          Keynote Speaker. 32nd Annual Update in Emergency Medicine. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.

2018 May         Invited Speaker.  CAEP Scientific Assembly. Alberta, Canada.

2018 April         Invited Speaker. Emergency Medicine Update. Emergency Medicine Update. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2018 Feb 25     Keynote Speaker. 31st Annual Update in Emergency Medicine. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.

2017 May         Keynote Speaker. Emergency Medicine Update. Emergency Medicine Update. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2016 May 3      Keynote Speaker. Emergency Medicine Update. Emergency Medicine Update. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2016 Apr 15      Keynote Speaker. 10TH Annual City Wide APN/NP Conference. APN/NP Conference. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2016 Feb 22     Keynote Speaker. 29th Annual Update in Emergency Medicine. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.

2015 Jun 2       Invited Speaker. Getting Your Dream Job. CAEP Scientific Assembly. Alberta, Canada.

2015 May 8      Plenary Speaker. The Sick Heart: Endocarditis Factors. Emergency Medicine Update. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2015 May 7      Plenary Speaker. Pardon the Interruption. Emergency Medicine Update. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2015 Feb 24     Presenter. Five Things You Need to Know About Antibiotics. 28th Annual Update in Emergency Medicine. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.

2015 Feb 24     Presenter. Five Things You Need to Know About Aortic Dissection. 28th Annual Update in Emergency Medicine. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.

2015 Feb 24     Presenter. Five Things You Need to Know About Endocarditis. 28th Annual Update in Emergency Medicine. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.

2015 Feb 24     Presenter. EKGs for the Emergency Physician. 28th Annual Update in Emergency Medicine. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.

2015 Feb          Plenary Speaker. 28th Annual Update in Emergency Medicine. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.

2014 May         Presenter. Anaphylaxis in a Nutshell. Emergency Medicine Update – North York General Hospital. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2014 Feb 23     Presenter. New recommendations to deal with ER patients with abnormal INR’s. 27th Annual Update in Emergency Medicine. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.

2014 Feb 23     Presenter. Anaphylaxis: What do you really need to know? 27th Annual Update in Emergency Medicine. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.

2014 Feb 23     Presenter. MRSA – Another dirty four letter word. 27th Annual Update in Emergency Medicine. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.

2014 Feb 23     Presenter. Shock – Challenging cases that could come your way. 27th Annual Update in Emergency Medicine. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.

2014 June        Presenter. CAEP Scientific Assembly. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

2013 Nov 9       Presenter. Family Medicine Forum. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Continuing Education).

2013 May         Plenary Speaker. Vascular Emergencies. Emergency Medicine Update – North York General Hospital. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2013 May         Plenary Speaker. Pardon the Interruption (with Amal Mattu & Jean-Pierre Champagne). Emergency Medicine Update – North York General Hospital. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2012 Jun 2       Presenter. CAEP Scientific Assembly. Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada.

2012 May         Plenary Speaker. SA24 – IV Antibiotics in the ED – Inpatient or Out. Emergency Medicine Update – North York General Hospital. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2012 Feb 20     Presenter. Pearls and pitfalls in the management of infectious disease. 25th Annual Update in Emergency Medicine. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.

2012 Feb 19     Presenter. 2011 – The year in review: Articles that may change your practice. 25th Annual Update in Emergency Medicine. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.

2012 Oct          Presenter. Family Medicine Forum. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2011 May         Plenary Speaker. 5 Things You Need to Know About Aortic Catastrophes. Emergency Medicine Update – North York General Hospital. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2011 Feb 22     Presenter. Found Down – Dilemmas in the Unconscious Patient. 24th Annual Update in Emergency Medicine. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.

2011 Feb 21     Presenter. Challenging (but all too common) Problems in Patients with Headache. 24th Annual Update in Emergency Medicine. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.

2011 Feb 20     Presenter. New ACLS Guidelines. 24th Annual Update in Emergency Medicine. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.

2010 May         Presenter. FP17 – Would Care Pearls. Emergency Medicine Update, North York General Hospital. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2010 May         Presenter. SP41 – Vascular Emergencies. Emergency Medicine Update, North York General Hospital. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2010 Jan 25     Presenter. Recognition and ED Management of Vascular Emergencies-Case Presentations. 23rd Annual Update in Emergency Medicine. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.

2010 Jan 25     Presenter. How to Best Deal with Urgent Endocrine Challenges. 23rd Annual Update in Emergency Medicine. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.

2010 Jan 24     Presenter. Empiric Antibiotic Choices in Settings of Drug Resistance. 23rd Annual Update in Emergency Medicine. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.

2009 Nov 25     Presenter. Annual Scientific Assembly (ASA) – Ontario College of Family Physicians. Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Continuing Education).

2009 May         Presenter. What’s New in Infectious Diseases. Emergency Medicine Update – North York General Hospital. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2003                Presenter. Canadian College of Family Physicians Forum. Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

Presented Abstracts

2011                Physician and Nurse Perceptions in Using Analgesia Protocols: Exploring Barriers to care. CAEP Conference. St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. Poster Presentation.

2011                Pain Protocol Reduces Time to Analgesia in Adult Patients with Renal Colic. CAEP Conference. St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. Poster Presentation.

Media Appearances

2020 June        Covid Circles…. Michael Crawley June 12th 2020  CBC National News

2020 May         Public gatherings… Have we gone too far?  Natasha Fatah CBC News

2020 Apr          Parents on the front lines of Covid-19 face tough choices. Catherine Varner CMAJ News April 10th 2020

2020 Apr          The anxiety of being on the front line:  Marcia MacMillan, CTV News

2020 Apr          The shortage of PPE:   Andrea Bain, CTV News

2020 Mar         On the front line of the pandemic:  Rosemary Barton, CBC

2013 Nov         Segment on the rise of STD’s. The Steven and Chris Show, CBC.

3. Provincial / Regional

Invited Lectures and Presentations

2020 Apr          Visiting Professor, Grand Rounds and Academic Day Speaker: Western U, London, ON

2020 Feb          Keynote Speaker, 2020 Medical Malpractice Conference Ontario Trial Lawyers Association, Toronto, Ontario

2019 Apr          Invited Speaker, Inaugural Ho Ping Kong Dept of General Internal Medicine Conference, BMO Centre, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario

2018 Nov         Keynote Speaker. City of Roses 6th Annual EM Conference, Windsor, Ontario

2018 Oct          Keynote Speaker. 15Th Annual Tri Cities Emergency Medicine Conference.  Waterloo, Ontario

2016                Keynote Speaker.  Kawartha’s Emergency Medicine Conference

2014 Mar 19     Presenter. Grand Rounds, Mackenzie Health Hospital. Ontario, Canada.

2014                Plenary Speaker. Allergy and Immunology Society of Ontario Meeting.

2014                Presenter. Medcan Clinical Update. Rosseau, Ontario, Canada.

2013                Plenary Speaker. Allergy Asthma & Immunology Society of Ontario (AAISO), Airway Management Day Symposium, University of Toronto, Faculty of Medicine.

2013                Presenter. Mackenzie Health, Department of Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds. (Continuing Education).

2013                Presenter. OTMH Emergency Medicine Rounds. Oakville, Ontario, Canada.

2012 Nov 16     Presenter. Emergency Medicine Primer for Family Physicians II – Ontario College of Family Physicians. New Brunswick, Canada. (Continuing Education).

2012 Apr 26      Presenter. Emergency Medicine Primer for Family Physicians II – Ontario College of Family Physicians. Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. (Continuing Education).

2012                Presenter. 8th Annual City-Wide APN/NP Conference. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2012                Presenter. Medcan Medical Update. Niagara on the Lake, Ontario, Canada.

2011 May 14    Presenter. Emergency Medicine Primer for Family Physicians II – Ontario College of Family Physicians. Leamington, Ontario, Canada. (Continuing Education).

2011                Presenter. Emergency Medicine CME Day, York Central Hospital. Ontario, Canada.

2011                Presenter. Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds. (Continuing Education).

2010                Presenter. Kawartha’s Emergency Medicine Conference. Peterborough, Ontario, Canada.

2009 Jun 19     Presenter. Emergency Medicine Primer for Family Physicians – Ontario College of Family Physicians. Pembroke, Ontario, Canada. (Continuing Education).

2008 Oct 3       Presenter. Emergency Medicine Primer for Family Physicians – Ontario College of Family Physicians. Leamington, Ontario, Canada. (Continuing Education).

2008 Aug 22     Presenter. Emergency Medicine Primer for Family Physicians – Ontario College of Family Physicians. Bracebridge, Ontario, Canada. (Continuing Education).

2008 Feb 1       Presenter. Emergency Medicine Primer for Family Physicians – Ontario College of Family Physicians. Timmins, Ontario, Canada. (Continuing Education).

2007 Nov 23     Presenter & Instructor. Emergency Medicine Primer for Family Physicians – Ontario College of Family Physicians. Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Continuing Education).

2007                Presenter. York Central Hospital, Emergency Medicine Rounds.

4. Local

Invited Lectures and Presentations

2019 Nov         Keynote Speaker. University Health Network Emergency Medicine Conference

2019 May         Invited Speaker, Inaugural Ho Ping Kong Workshop Complex Medicine, BMO Education Centre, Toronto

2018 Nov         Invited Speaker. University Health Network Emergency Medicine Conference.

2018 Oct          Presenter. Humber River Hospital, Department of Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds.

2018 Jul           Presenter, Toronto Western Hospital Internal Medicine Chief Grand Rounds

2018 May         Presenter, Toronto Western Hospital Internal Medicine Chief Grand Rounds

2018 Jan          Presenter, Mackenzie Health Hospital, Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds

2017 Nov         Presenter, Markham Stouffville Hospital, Department of Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds.

2017 Sept        Presenter. Humber River Hospital, Department of Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds.

2017 Sept        Keynote Speaker. University Health Network Emergency Medicine Conference.

2017 March      Keynote Speaker. City Wide Ground Rounds, University of Toronto

2016 Nov         Keynote Speaker. University Health Network Emergency Medicine Conference.

2015 Oct          Keynote Speaker. University Health Network Emergency Medicine Conference.

2015 Sept        Presenter. Humber Emergency Department Grand Rounds. Ontario, Canada.

2014 Nov 3       Plenary Speaker. University Health Network Emergency Medicine Conference. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2014 Oct 24      Presenter. Psychiatry Grand Rounds, University Health Network. (Continuing Education).

2014 Sep 18     Presenter. Sepsis and Endocarditis Pearls. University Health Network Grand Rounds. Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Continuing Education).

2014 Jul 14      Presenter. Billing Presentation. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2014                Plenary Speaker. North York General Hospital, Grand Rounds. (Continuing Education).

2013 Oct 29      Presenter. University Health Network Emergency Medicine Conference. Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Small Group Presentation.

2013 Oct 28      Plenary Speaker. University Health Network Emergency Medicine Conference. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2013 Aug 1       Presenter. Billing Presentation. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2013 May 15    Presenter. Billing Presentation. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2013 Feb 28     Presenter. Emergency Medical Grand Rounds: M & M Rounds – UHN. Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Continuing Education).

2013                Presenter. Scarborough Hospital, Department of Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds. (Continuing Education).

2012 Nov 1       Plenary Speaker. University Health Network Emergency Medicine Conference. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2012 Sep 25     Presenter. City Wide Journal Club. Ontario, Canada.

2012                Presenter. Mount Sinai Hospital, Department of Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds. (Continuing Education).

2012                Presenter. Humber River Hospital, Department of Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds. (Continuing Education).

2011 Nov 1       Presenter. University Health Network Emergency Medicine Conference. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2011 Oct 28      Presenter. The Art of Billing. Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre – Department of Emergency Medicine Rounds. Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Continuing Education).

2011 Aug 30     Presenter. Billing Presentation. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2011 Apr 28      Presenter. Headaches in the ER. University Health Network Grand Rounds. Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Continuing Education).

2010 Nov 1       Presenter. University Health Network Emergency Medicine Conference. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2010 Oct 28      Presenter. Headaches in the ER. University Health Network Grand Rounds. Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Continuing Education).

2010 Sep 20     Presenter. Endocrine Emergencies. University Health Network Grand Rounds. Ontario, Canada. (Continuing Education).

2010 Jun 22     Presenter. Emergency Medical Grand Rounds: M & M Rounds – UHN. Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Continuing Education).

2010 Jan 14     Presenter. Billing Presentation. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2010                Presenter. North York General Hospital, Department of EM Rounds.

2010                Presenter. City Wide Grand Rounds, Mount Sinai Hospital. Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Continuing Education).

2009 Oct 6       Presenter. University Health Network Emergency Medicine Conference. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2009 Feb 19     Presenter. An Unstable Overdose. University Health Network Grand Rounds. Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Continuing Education).

2009                Presenter. St Michael’s Hospital, Department of Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds. (Continuing Education).

2009                Presenter. University of Toronto Dept. of Emergency Medicine, Faculty Research Day.

2008                Presenter. University Health Network Emergency Medicine Conference.

2007                Presenter. University Health Network Emergency Medicine Conference.

2007                Presenter. City Wide Journal Club, Mount Sinai Hospital. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2007                Presenter. Old Mill Emergency Department Conference.

2006                Presenter. University Health Network Emergency Medicine Conference.

E. Teaching and Design

Assistant Director of Education at UHN from 2006-2013
Lecturer and visiting Professor at various conferences, lectures and meeting throughout the city, province, country and world.

1. Innovations and Development in Teaching and Education

2019 Sep                            CFPC CME Accrediting Physician:  RESUS T.O Continuing Education, The College of Family Physicians of Canada

 

2015 Apr                             Curriculum development: Wound Care Workshop, U of T EM Clerkship Seminar Redesign, Undergraduate MD, Faculty of Medicine, Dept of Family & Community Medicine, Emergency Medicine Division

2010 Aug                            Curriculum development: Wound Care Workshop, U of T EM Clerkship Seminar, Undergraduate MD, Faculty of Medicine, Dept of Family & Community Medicine, Emergency Medicine Division

2010                                   CFPC CME Accrediting Physician:  Program Planning and Development of EM Primer 2, Continuing Education, The College of Family Physicians of Canada

2010                                   CFPC CME Accrediting Physician:  Program Planning and Development: A Practical Guide to Slit Lamp Use, Continuing Education, The College of Family Physicians of Canada

2009                                   CFPC CME Accrediting Physician:  Program Planning and Development of EM Primer, Continuing Education, The College of Family Physicians of Canada

F. Research Supervision

1. PRIMARY OR CO-SUPERVISION

Graduate Education

2017 June-                            Primary Supervisor. E. Liao. African Tick Bite Fever.  JEM

2008 Jan – 2008 Sep            Primary Supervisor. JS Han. Ophthalmic Injuries from a TASER. CJEM

Postgraduate MD

2020-present                       Primary Supervisor.  J. Kent, Primary Acrocyanosis AJEM

2020-present                       Primary Supervisor.  A. Nikouline. Postpartum Headache AJEM

2017-present                       Primary Supervisor. R Lee.  Coronary Artery Dissection CJEM

2017-present                         Primary Supervisor. A Cameron.  Acalculous Cholecystitis 2nd to IM CJEM

2016 – present                       Primary Supervisor. N. Argintaru.  Retropharyngeal Abscess. JEM

2015 Jul – present                Primary Supervisor. A Hart. A Sweet Cause of a Rash. CJEM

2015 Jan – 2015 Jul             Primary Supervisor. D Cho. A Deadly Case of Aortitis Following a Cat Bite. WJCC

2014 Jan – 2014 Jun            Primary Supervisor. C Heslop. An Inci”dental” Finding.

2013 Jul – 2013 Dec             Primary Supervisor. B Nolan. Anti-N-methyl-d-aspartate receptor (anti-NMDAR) encephalitis presenting to the emergency department with status epilepticus.

2013 Jan – 2013 Jun            Primary Supervisor. JR Lockwood. Drug induced aseptic meningitis secondary to trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole: a headache to be aware of.

2012 Jan – 2012 Jun            Primary Supervisor. C Keefer. Get off the back burner.

2010 Jan – 2010 Sep            Primary Supervisor. A Karabegovic. Surfers Myelopathy: Cover Article: Case Report and Review.

2008 Jan – 2008 Sep            Primary Supervisor. A Boone. Successful Resuscitation of a Carvedilol Overdose Using Intravenous Fat Emulsion.

2008 Jan – 2008 Sep            Primary Supervisor. A Boone. Successful Resuscitation of a Doxepin Overdose Using Intravenous Fat Emulsion.