University of Maryland School of Medicine

Department of Emergency Medicine

University of Maryland School of Medicine Department of Emergency Medicine

Faculty Profile

Jon Mark Hirshon, MD, MPH, PhD, FACEP, FAAEM, FACPM

Associate Professor

Board Certifications

American Board of Emergency Medicine
American Board of Preventive Medicine

Residency Training

Johns Hopkins -- Emergency Medicine
Johns Hopkins -- Preventive Medicine

Medical School

University of Southern California

Primary Clinical Site

University of Maryland Medical Center

On Faculty Since: 2001

Academic Activities and Responsibilities

• Boarded in Emergency Medicine and Preventive Medicine
• Principal Investigator or Program Manager on over $3 million in federal research and training grants
• President of Maryland Chapter of the American College of Emergency Physicians
• Member of several committees of National American College Emergency Physicians
• Representative, Governing Council of the American Public Health Association

Research Interests

•main research interest is in developing emergency departments as sites for public health surveillance and hypothesis driven research in public health
• International Health
• Infectious Disease Surveillance
• Injury Epidemiology