Robert S Hockberger, M.D.

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UCLA Professor, Emergency Medicine

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(310) 782-1763

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1124 West Carson Street D-9 Trailer mail box 21
Torrance, CA 90502

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Robert Hockberger, MD received his medical degree from the Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine in 1975 and completed his clinical training in emergency medicine at the University of Chicago Billings Hospital in 1978. He currently serves as Chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center and holds the rank of Professor of Clinical Medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. His areas of interest include teaching, service and leadership development within the field of Emergency Medicine. Dr Hockberger is a Past-President of the American Board of Emergency Medicine, the organization that sets the standards for training and certification in the medical specialty of emergency medicine and currently serves as a director of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine, an organization dedicated to the advancement of research and education in emergency medicine. He is a national spokesperson for the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP), an organization that represents the interests of the 30,000 emergency medicine specialists practicing in the United States in the areas of continuing education and advocacy. Dr Hockberger serves as a senior editor for Rosen's Emergency Medicine: Concepts and Clinical Practice, a 3000-page textbook for the specialty of Emergency Medicine (View

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