Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
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Scott M Dresden, MD

Scott M Dresden, MD

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine

Focus of Work


I am the director of Geriatric Emergency Department Innovations (GEDI). My primary research interests are in improving emergency department care and care coordination for vulnerable patients, particularly older adults and uninsured or underinsured patients.


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Education and Certification

  • MD: Loyola University/Stritch School of Medicine (2007)
  • Internship: Boston University Medical Center, Internal Medicine (2008)
  • Residency: Boston University Medical Center, Emergency Medicine (2011)
  • Board Certification: Emergency Medicine