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ED Observation Unit

 

Emergency Medicine Faculty Directory

Vision:

A team of clinicians dedicated to providing healthcare excellence in a collaborative, caring environment.

Jaime Casta Jaime Casta, ACNP, BC

Adjunct Instructor, Department of Emergency Medicine

Jaime Casta
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Jaime Casta, ACNP, BC

Adjunct Instructor, Department of Emergency Medicine

503-494-7500 | casta@ohsu.edu

Education:

MSN Degree:University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 2007

Christa Fiske Christa Fiske, PA-C

Instructor, Department of Emergency Medicine

Christa Fiske
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Christa Fiske, PA-C

Instructor, Department of Emergency Medicine

503-494-7500 | fiskec@ohsu.edu

Education:

PA Degree:Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR 2006

Keith French, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine
Observation Unit Director, Department of Emergency Medicine

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Keith French, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine
Observation Unit Director, Department of Emergency Medicine

503-494-2595 | frenchk@ohsu.edu

Dr. French joined the Department of Emergency Medicine as full-time faculty in July 2011 after completing his medical school, residency and fellowship training all at OHSU. His academic interests include toxicology and service excellence. In his free time Dr. French enjoys spending time with his wife and children, running, golfing and wine tasting.

Education:

MD Degree:Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR 2006
Residency:Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR 2009
Fellowship:Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR 2011

Cheryl Gingras Cheryl Gingras, FNP-BC

Instructor, Department of Emergency Medicine

Cheryl Gingras
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Cheryl Gingras, FNP-BC

Instructor, Department of Emergency Medicine

503-494-7500 | gingras@ohsu.edu

Education:

MSN Degree:Washington State University, Vancouver, WA 2009

Valerie Sweitzer Valerie Sweitzer, FNP

Instructor, Department of Emergency Medicine

Valerie Sweitzer
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Valerie Sweitzer, FNP

Instructor, Department of Emergency Medicine

503-494-7500 | sweitzev@ohsu.edu

Education:

MSN Degree:Washington State University, Vancouver, WA 2009

Kristi Vaughn, DNP Kristi Vaughn, DNP

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine

Kristi Vaughn, DNP
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Kristi Vaughn, DNP

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine

503-494-7500 | vaughnk@ohsu.edu

Education:

MN Degree:University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 1989
ACNP Degree:Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR 1997
DNP Degree:University of Washington, Seattle, WA 2010

Brian Wetzel Brian Wetzel, ACNP

Senior Instructor, Department of Emergency Medicine

Brian Wetzel
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Brian Wetzel, ACNP

Senior Instructor, Department of Emergency Medicine

503-494-1368 | wetzelbr@ohsu.edu

Education:

MSN Degree:University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 2005

Awards and Recognition:

2015Named one of Portland's 2015 Top Acute Nurse Practitioners - Portland Monthly Magazine

Paula Wilson Paula Wilson, PA-C

Instructor, Department of Emergency Medicine

Paula Wilson
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Paula Wilson, PA-C

Instructor, Department of Emergency Medicine

503-494-1368 | wilsonp@ohsu.edu

Education:

Undergraduate:Marylhurst University, Marylhurst, OR 2002
Postgraduate:University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 2008