Joel S. Pasternack, M.D., Ph.D.

Joel S. Pasternack, M.D., Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 655
Rochester, NY 14642

Fax: (585) 473-3516
Administrative: (585) 273-2945 x4277
Office: (585) 273-4277

Professional Bio

Dr. Pasternack is a Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine. He attended medical school at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentristy and graduated as a surgery resident. Dr. Pasternack also graduated with a PhD and Masters in Mathematics from Princeton University.



Dr. Pasternack has a love for teaching medical students and residents whether it is through simulation, cadaver labs, casting and splinting, or while working clinically.

Research Bio

Dr. Pasternack is a Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine. He attended medical school at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentristy and graduated as a surgery resident. Dr. Pasternack also graduated with a PhD and Masters in Mathematics from Princeton University.



Dr. Pasternack has a love for teaching medical students and residents whether it is through simulation, cadaver labs, casting and splinting, or while working clinically.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Clinical Teaching in Emergency Medicine | Emergency Medicine Residents | University of Rochester 2010
Keith Miner Ford Award for Excellence in Teaching | Graduating Medical Student Class 2003
Clinical Teaching in Emergency Medicine | Emergency Medicine Residents | University of Rochester 2003
AOA Medical Honor Society | Senior AOA Medical Students 2000
Clinical Teaching in Emergency Medicine | Emergency Medicine Residents | University of Rochester 1998

Recent Journal Articles

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2001 Nov
Baer RB, Pasternack JS, Zwemer FL. "Recently discharged inpatients as a source of emergency department overcrowding." Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine. 2001 Nov; 8(11):1091-4.
1997 Sep
Schwartz GR, Wright SW, Fein JA, Sugarman J, Pasternack J, Salhanick S. "Pediatric cervical spine injury sustained in falls from low heights." Annals of emergency medicine. 1997 Sep; 30(3):249-52.
1996 Sep
Pasternack JS, Veenema KR, Callahan CM. "Baseball injuries: a Little League survey." Pediatrics. 1996 Sep; 98(3 Pt 1):445-8.
1993
McConnochie KM, Roghmann KJ, Pasternack J. "Developing prediction rules and evaluating observation patterns using categorical clinical markers: two complementary procedures." Medical decision making : an international journal of the Society for Medical Decision Making. 1993 13(1):30-42.
1990 Jul
McConnochie KM, Roghmann KJ, Pasternack J, Monroe DJ, Monaco LP. "Prediction rules for selective radiographic assessment of extremity injuries in children and adolescents." Pediatrics. 1990 Jul; 86(1):45-57.

Current Appointments

Professor of Clinical - Department of Emergency Medicine (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Emergency Medicine - American Board of Emergency Medicine

Education

MD | Medicine | University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry1980
PhD | Mathematics | Princeton University1970
MA | Mathematical Physics | Princeton University1967
BS | Applied Mathematics | Brown University1965

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Surgery at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1981 - 06/30/1982
Internship in Surgery at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1980 - 06/30/1981