Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Health Services, Policy and Practice, Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine


Dr. Goldberg is an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine and a board-certified emergency physician practicing at Rhode Island and Miriam hospitals.  She completed her internship, residency, chief residency, and research fellowship at Brown University. She is a post-doctoral research fellow at the Center of Gerontology and Healthcare Research at Brown University (AHRQ T32) and a graduate of the Masters of Epidemiology program. 

Her research interests lie in hypertension screening and management in the Emergency Department, aging, and health services research. Her work has included the management of asymptomatic elevated blood pressure in the ED, the provision of high quality bilingual CPR education, identifying predictors for pediatric pneumonia, and the development of a clinical assessment tool for pediatric asthma. Most recently she has been interested in developing multidisciplinary fall prevention protocols for older adults in the Emergency Department. Additionally, she is evaluating whether managed care approaches are beneficial to patients, particularly older adults requiring skilled nursing services.

Dr. Goldberg is the instructor for the undergraduate course, Introduction to Conducting Clinical Research. She is also the Vice President for Education of the Academy for Women in Academic Emergency Medicine and the Geriatric Faculty Champion for the Department of Emergency Medicine.

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