McMaster University

McMaster University

Division of Emergency Medicine: Physician examining Child
Contact Information

Dr. Anthony Crocco
Division Head and Medical Director
Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Health Sciences Centre, 3A
1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, ON L8S 4K1

Phone: 905-521-2100, ext. 75155
Fax: 905-524-5707

Division of Emergency Medicine

About Emergency Medicine

The Division of Emergency Medicine is committed to a model of integrated academic practice, where the clinical mission of dellivering outstanding care works alongside education and clinical research initatives.

What began with a single faculty member in 2004, has now grown to close to 20 full and part-time pediatric emergency physicians from all over the world.


Building a Pediatric Trauma Team

When Dr. Krishna Anchala first arrived at McMaster Children's Hospital (MCH) in 2004, she was the only practicing pediatric emergency physician in Hamilton. As a young pediatrician fresh from her training, she began her career not knowing that one day she would help change the way pediatric trauma care was delivered in the region... (Read the whole story)

Division Members

Dr. Burke Baird
Assistant Professor,
Emergency Medicine

Dr. Hamish Cowan
Assistant Clinical Professor
Emergency Medicine

Dr. Anthony Crocco
Associate Professor,
Division Head/Medical Director
Emergency Medicine

Dr. Mohamed Eltorki
Assistant Clinical Professor,
Emergency Medicine

Karen Forward
Assistant Clinical Professor,
Emergency Medicine

Dr. Natasha Gill
Emergnecy Medicine

Dr. Alexandra Hernandez
Assistant Professor,
Emergency Medicine

Dr. April Kam
Associate Professor,
Emergency Medicine

Dr. Eric Koelink
Assistant Clinical Professor,
Emergency Medicine

Dr. Celine Kim
Emergency Medicine

Dr. James Leung
Assistant Clinical Professor,
Emergency Medicine

Dr. Quang Ngo
Assistant Professor,
Emergency Medicine

Dr. Alim Pardhan
Assistant Clinical Professor,
Emergency Medicine

Dr. Kaif Pardhan
Emergency Medicine

Dr. Nathalie Schindler
Assistant Clinical Professor,
Emergency Medicine

Dr. Tanya Solano
Assistant Professor,
Emergency Medicine

Dr. Chris Sulowski
Assistant Professor,
Emergency Medicine

Dr. Laura Umbrello
Emergency Medicine

Dr. Rahim Valani
Assistant Professor,
Emergency Medicine

Dr. Emma Wyatt
Assistant Professor,
Emergency Medicine


 

What's New?

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Research Oversight Committee

The Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine at Hamilton Health Sciences supports clinical research by conducting its own studies and collaborating with other researchers outside of the emergency department.

To coordinate and support clinical research in the ED of McMaster Children’s Hospital the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Research Oversight Committee (PEMROC) will review all proposed research projects prior to submission to the Research Ethics Board (REB) and implementation in the McMaster Children’s Hospital’s ED... (Review complete details).


Pediatric Emergency Department Referral Clinic

There is a new Pediatric Emergency Department Referral Clinic.


Pediatric Emergency Medicine Rounds

Academic Half days are held every Wednesday from 7:50 a.m. – 12:00 noon in Room 3A14. Click Pediatric Emergency Medicine Rounds for more information.


Educational Resources for Learners Rotating with Pediatric Emergency Medicine

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