Editor Name: Joseph R. Shiber
Designation: Associate Professor
University: University of Florida
Dr. Joseph R. Shiber completed his undergraduate degree at Johns Hopkins University (JHU) and did additional graduate studies and research at JHU and Johns Hopkins Medical Institution; He graduated from medical school at University of Maryland. He stayed at Maryland to be the first resident in the combined Emergency and Internal Medicine (EM-IM) program and later was chief resident; He completed his fellowship in Critical Care at the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center at the U. of MD. Previously He had been on faculty at East Carolina University where he was Program Director of the EM-IM residency and Medical Director of the Critical Care Consult service from 2001 to 2007; He then joined the Baylor College of Medicine faculty, where he was the Director of Emergency Critical Care at Ben Taub General Hospital and an Intensivist at The Methodist Hospital of Houston. Since 2011, He is an Associate Professor of Medicine, Emergency Medicine and Surgical Critical Care at U. FL College of Medicine – Jacksonville and the Co-Director of the SICU and NSICU at U. FL Health. He is a fellow of the American College of Physicians, the American College of Emergency Physicians, the American Academy of Emergency Medicine, and the American College of Critical Care Medicine.