CONTACT INFORMATIONBIOGRAPHYCREDENTIALSAWARDSPUBLICATIONSJefferson S. Svengsouk, M.D., M.B.A.Contact InformationPhone NumbersOffice: (585) 273-4209Fax: (585) 473-3516A member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty GroupgroupAn Accountable Health PartnerassignmentNot Accepting New PatientsLocationsUniversity of Rochester Medical CenterSchool of Medicine and Dentistry601 Elmwood Ave, Box 655Rochester, NY 14642Faculty AppointmentsProfessor - Department of Emergency Medicine (SMD) Patient Care SettingsEmergency Medicine, Hospital Medicine, Palliative CareBiographyProfessional BackgroundJefferson Svengsouk, M.D., M.B.A., is a Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians, and a Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer. He is board certified in Emergency Medicine, and subspecialty board certified in Hospice and Palliative Medicine. (As of January 2015, there were 114 American Board of Emergency Medicine diplomates who hold the distinction of certification in Hospice and Palliative Medicine). Dr. Svengsouk practices emergency medicine at Strong Memorial Hospital, UR Medicine, as Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine. He also practices hospice and palliative medicine as a palliative care consultant with the Palliative Care Division. Dr. Svengsouk graduated from the Ohio State University College of Medicine, and from the University of Rochester Simon School of Business Administration. His specialty training in emergency medicine and subspecialty training in hospice and palliative medicine were at the University of Rochester. He was trained in ultrasound at the Jefferson Ultrasound Research and Education Institute, and at the SUNY Buffalo Department of Emergency Medicine. Dr. Svengsouk served as the founding director of the Emergency Medicine Ultrasound program at UR Medicine Strong Memorial Hospital for over a decade, personally training over 100 Emergency Medicine residents and fellows in point-of-care ultrasound, providing continuing medical education introductory emergency ultrasound courses to practicing emergency physicians at multiple western New York hospitals, and giving international emergency ultrasound education in Hue, Vietnam. He continues to serve as Emergency Ultrasound Fellowship Director. Dr. Svengsouk has an interest in therapeutic music, playing live music for patients at the bedside with Native American flute, and is a student of the Music for Healing and Transition Program. He serves as board member with the National Standards Board for Therapeutic Music.CredentialsSpecialtiesEducation1997MD | Ohio State University College of MedicinePost-doctoral Training & Residency04/14/2008 - 06/02/2010Fellowship in Hospice and Palliative Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1997 - 06/30/2000Internship in Emergency Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1997 - 06/30/2000Residency in Emergency Medicine at University of Rochester Medical CenterVIEW ALL expand_moreAwards2009AAHPM Annual Assembly ScholarshipSponsor: College of Palliative Care (CPC)2008Excellence in Clinical Teaching of Emergency Medicine ResidentsSponsor: University of Rochester Medical Center2007 - 2008Clinical Teaching Award for Adult Services2007Scholarship Recipient,Sponsor: Program and Annual Scientific Mtg of the American Pain Society2005Member, Beta Gamma Sigma International Honor Society of Collegiate Schools of BusinessSponsor: ETA of New York Chapter2000Best Emergency Medicine Resident Research Project PresentationSponsor: Emergency Medicine Residency Program, University of Rochester1995The Freda V. Mallory Prize- In Recognition of Outstanding Achievement in the Medical HumanitiesSponsor: The Ohio State University College of Medicine1990B.A. Cum Laude, EconomicsSponsor: Columbia College, Columbia UniversityVIEW ALL expand_morePublicationsJournal Articles2010Simons, R.; Agresta, J.; Adler, D.; Davis, E.; Svengsouk, J. "The Effect of Training In Emergency Pelvic Ultrasonography on Emergency Medicine Nurse Practitioner and Physician Assistant Knowledge". Annals of Emergency Medicine, Supplement 1. 2010; 56(3): S114-S115.2000Svengsouk, J.S.; Wax, P.M.; Schneider, S.M. "Elevation of breath alcohol measurements by alcohol-containing breath sprays". Annals of Emergency Medicine, Supplement. 2000; 36: S5-S6.VIEW ALL PUBLICATIONSClose WindowSchedule an appointment with Jefferson S. 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