Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Emilie Susan Powell, MD, MBA

Emilie Susan Powell, MD, MBA

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine

Focus of Work

Bio

My primary research interests are in the fields of emergency medicine and health services research with a goal of improving healthcare quality and patient safety. I have a background in operations research as well as health services research and have completed a Masters in Business Administration and a formal health services research fellowship. My work uses innovative methodologies, such as in situ simulation and failure mode effects analysis, to assess and improve care delivery. I also have...[Read full text]My primary research interests are in the fields of emergency medicine and health services research with a goal of improving healthcare quality and patient safety. I have a background in operations research as well as health services research and have completed a Masters in Business Administration and a formal health services research fellowship. My work uses innovative methodologies, such as in situ simulation and failure mode effects analysis, to assess and improve care delivery. I also have experience with large database analysis. I am particularly interested in improving the delivery of severe sepsis and septic shock resuscitation in the emergency department.[Shorten text]

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Education and Certification

  • MD: Indiana University (2004)
  • MBA: Indiana University (2005)
  • Residency: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Northwestern Memorial Hospital) (2009)
  • Board Certification: Emergency Medicine