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    H. Michael O'Connor, MD, MMEd, FRCPC - Emergency Medicine

    H. Michael O'Connor, MD, MMEd, FRCPC - Emergency Medicine

    Dr. Michael O'Connor reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. O'Connor is a Professor and Chair in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Queen's University in Ontario. He is a former chair of the Specialty Training Committee (Emergency Medicine) for the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Dr. O'Connor is actively involved in teaching and development of educational materials at Queen's University. He is a regular presenter, educator, and invited speaker at a variety of professional meetings and conferences.

    Education and Training

    MD: Queen's University, Kingston, ON, 1978

    Internship in Surgery: Queen's University, Kingston, ON, 1978-1979

    Residency in Emergency Medicine: Queen's University, Kingston, ON, 1979-1981

    Masters of Medical Education: The University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland, 1991


    Emergency Medicine, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

    Academic Appointments

    Queen's University, ON:

    • Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, 1997-present
    • Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, 1995-1997
    • Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, 1989-1995
    • Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, 1984-1989
    • Lecturer, Department of Surgery, 1981-1984

    Financial Disclosure

    The final approval of Healthwise content is always made by a clinician with no financial conflicts.

    This reviewer reported no financial conflicts.

    Current as of: January 10, 2014

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