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Colleen Donovan, MD




Present Title:

Instructor, Assistant EMS Director

Department of Emergency Medicine

Rutgers - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

7/2011 - Present




Office Address:

One Robert Wood Johnson Place

MEB 104

New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Tel: 732-235-8717


Undergraduate Education:

Harvard University

Bachelor of Arts

09/98 – 06/02 


Graduate Education:

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey – New Jersey Medical School

Post Graduate Training:

05/10 – 06/11                     

Chief Resident in Emergency Medicine


06/07 – 06/11

Resident in Emergency Medicine

Department of Emergency Medicine

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

3400 Spruce Street

Ground Ravdin

Philadelphia, PA 19104

Academic Appointments:


Instructor of Emergency Medicine, Attending
Department of Emergency Medicine


Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

Hospital Appointments: NA


New Jersey Medical Physician and Surgeon License 




BLS Provider                        Exp:  02/2012

ACLS Provider                     Exp:  11/2012

ACLS Instructor                  Exp:  11/2012

PALS Provider                      Exp:  08/2012

ATLS Provider                     Exp: 06/2011 – Plan to be recertified as of 03/02/2012

BDLS Provider                     Exp: 12/2012


Professional Organizations & Committees:

2004-Current        American College of Emergency Physicians (Member)

2004-Current        Emergency Medicine Residents’ Association (Member)

2007-Current        Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (Member)

2004-2007            American Medical Women’s Association (Member, NJMS-UMDNJ chapter)

Honors and Awards:

2009          TeamHealth INDUS-EM Grant Recipient

Participant and lecturer at the 5th Annual Indo-US Emergency Medicine Summit in

Coimbatore, Tamil-Nadu, India

2007          Alpha Omega Alpha

2007          Gold Humanism Honor Society Member

2006          Recipient of the NJMS Alumni Association’s Angelo and Theresa Lina Scholarship

2005          Recipient of the NJMS Alumni Association’s Named Scholarship for the Class of 1983

2002          Recipient of the Richard A. Freeman Scholastic Achievement Award, EMS Training Academy,

                                                Union, NJ.


Teaching Responsibilities:


EM 200/300 Student Simulation Resident Instructor, Introduction to the Emergency Department
Writing, programming and facilitating small group simulation scenarios for 2nd, 3rd, and 4th year medical

students, covering a variety of basic emergency management topics.

Clinical Responsibilities:

Provide emergency medical care to patients presenting to the Emergency Department