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

Appointment: (585) 275-URMC (8762)

  • Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital

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.

Patient Care 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

Current Appointments

Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine - 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