University of Maryland School of Medicine, USA
1991 – 1995 The Johns Hopkins University; Bachelor of Science, Biomedical Engineering; Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering; Minor, Mathematical Sciences
1995 – 1999 M. D., The Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University
2016 – 2018 Masters of Business Administration, Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland
Post Graduate Education and Training
1999 – 2004 Residency, The University of Maryland Medical Center, Combined Emergency Medicine/Internal Medicine
2003 – 2004 Chief Resident, Combined Emergency Medicine/Internal Medicine
2005 – 2006 The American College of Emergency Physicians, Teaching Fellowship, Irving, Texas
2007 – 2009 The American College of Physician Executives, University of Maryland Medical System, Physician Leadership Education Institute
I am currently an Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. I am also the Director of the Combined Emergency Medicine/Internal Medicine Residency Program, founder and Co-Director of the Combined Emergency Medicine/Internal Medicine/Critical Care Program, and Director of Critical Care Education. I have received numerous local, regional, and national teaching awards, including the National Emergency Medicine Faculty Teaching Award from the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP), the Young Educators Award from the American Academy of Emergency Medicine, and the 2014-2015 Honorable Mention Outstanding Speaker of the Year from ACEP. I have lectured nationally and internationally, authored numerous articles and textbook chapters, and host a monthly podcast on the management of critically ill emergency department patients (Critical Care Perspectives in Emergency Medicine, www.ccpem.com). In addition, I am Editor-in-Chief of Emergency Department Resuscitation of the Critically Ill, a popular emergency medicine-critical care textbook published by ACEP.
Emergency medicine, critical care, intensive care, resuscitation, shock, sepsis, post-arrest, cardiac arrest
Winters ME, Sherwin R, Vilke G, Wardi G. What is the preferred resuscitation fluid for patients with severe sepsis and septic shock? Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2017. [epub ahead of print]
In ‘t Veld MA, Allison MG, Bostick DS, Fisher K, Witting M, Winters ME. Ultrasound use during ACLS causes delays in chest compressions. Resuscitation. 2017; 119:95-98.
Winters ME, Sherwin R, Vilke G, Wardi G. Does early goal-directed therapy decrease mortality compared with standard care in patients with septic shock? Journal of Emergency Medicine 2017; 52:379-384.
Winters ME, Martinez J, Mallemat H, Brady W. The critical care literature 2016. American Journal of Emergency Medicine 2017;35(10):1547-1554.
Allison MG, Scott MC, Hu K, Witting MD, Winters ME. High Initial Tidal Volumes in ED Patients at Risk for Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome. Journal of Critical Care 2015; 30:341-3.