Linda L. Spillane, M.D.

Linda L. Spillane, M.D.

Contact Information

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

Administrative: (585) 273-4287
Fax: (585) 473-3516
Office: (585) 273-4244

Professional Bio

Dr. Spillane is a Professor of Emergency Medicine with a secondary appointment in Pediatrics. She graduated with an undergraduate degree in nursing and attended medical school at the Medical College of Pennsylvania (now Drexel). Her academic interests include simulation and medical education.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Clinical Teaching Award for Pediatric Services, Department of Emergency Medicine | University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 2012 - 2013
Strong Star, Certificate of Appreciation, Department of Emergency Medicine | University of Rochester Medical Center 2011
Scholarly Sabbatical - Six month leave to study simulation, team-training and educational assessment 2006 - 2006
Dean's Teaching Fellowship (Medical Student Assessment using Simulation) | University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester NY 2002 - 2003
Mayo Clinic Visiting Professorship - Simulation in Emergency Medicine Residency Training 2002
Emergency Medicine Clinical Teaching Award | University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester NY 1995
Lemmon Pharmaceutical Award for Excellence in Emergency Medicine | Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA 1988
Alpha Omega Alpha | Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA 1987
College Prize | Widener University School of Nursing, Chester PA 1980
Summa Cum Laude | Widener University School of Nursing, Chester PA 1980

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 15 available »

2013 Mar
Kamali MF; Wilson AC; Acquisto NM; Spillane LL; Schneider SM. "Acute encephalopathy with concurrent respiratory and metabolic disturbances in first known parenteral human administration of flunixin meglumine and acepromazine maleate." J Emerg Med. 2013; 45(2): 206-9.
2012 May
Bodkin R; Schneider SM; Rekkerth D; Spillane LL; Kamali MF. "Rhabdomyolysis associated with kava ingestion." Am J Emerg Med. 2012; 30(4): 635 e1-3.
2012
Norsen L; Spillane LL. "Partnering in interprofessional education to design simulation programs to promote collaboration and patient safety." Creat Nurs. 2012; 18(3): 109-13.
2008 Nov
Okuda Y, Bond W, Bonfante G, McLaughlin S, Spillane L, Wang E, Vozenilek J, Gordon JA. "National growth in simulation training within emergency medicine residency programs, 2003-2008." Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine. 2008 Nov; 15(11):1113-6. Epub 2008 Aug 20.
2008 Nov
Spillane L, Hayden E, Fernandez R, Adler M, Beeson M, Goyal D, Smith-Coggins R, Boulet J. "The assessment of individual cognitive expertise and clinical competency: a research agenda." Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine. 2008 Nov; 15(11):1071-8.

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Emergency Medicine (SMD) - Primary
Professor - Department of Pediatrics, Emergency Medicine (SMD)

Specialties

Emergency Medicine - American Board of Emergency Medicine

Education

MD- | Doctor of Medicine | Medical College of Pennsylvania1988
Bachelor of Science | Nursing | Widener University1980

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Emergency Medicine, Dr. David Wagner at Medical College of Pennsylvania Hospital07/01/1989 - 06/30/1991
Internship in Emergency Medicine, Dr. David Wagner at Medical College of Pennsylvania Hospital07/01/1988 - 06/30/1989