Core Faculty

Emilio Volz MD
Dr. Emilio Volz is the Program Director for the Emergency Medicine Residency at KRMC.

Residency: FM/EM at Christiana Care, Chief Resident

Fellowship: Ultrasound at Christiana Care

Leadership: Established EM Ultrasound Fellowship at Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge; Emergency Ultrasound Director and Associate Program Director for Emergency Medicine, LSU.

Interests: Ultrasound education, Curriculum development, Airway Management, Quality improvement

Awards: Faculty of the Year, LSU
Antoinette Golden MD
Dr. Antoinette Golden is the Associate Program Director, the Director of Quality and Patient Safety, and the Director of Medical Simulation for the EM Residency Program at KRMC.

Residency: St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center in Manhattan, Chief Resident

Fellowship: Simulation, Alpert Medical School at Brown University

Interests: Simulation education, curriculum design, quality initiatives

Research: inter-specialty practice in simulation, Stress responses during simulation
Valori Slane MD
Dr. Valori Slane is Associate Program Director and Co-Chair of the Academic Committee of the Emergency Medicine Residency at KRMC.

Residency: Medical College of Georgia, Augusta

Fellowship: Fellowship in International Medicine at the Georgia Health Sciences University in Augusta

Interests: International Health, Care of underserved populations, Communication, Curriculum Development

Recent Trips: Nicaragua, Ethiopia, Haiti, Panama Bangladesh, Trinidad & Tobago, Cambodia
Matthew Slane DO
Dr. Matt Slane is Core Faculty the Emergency Medicine Residency at KRMC. He joins us following 13 years of service in the U.S. Army with the last 6 years in the Special Operations Community.

Residency: Medical College of Georgia

Academic Focus: Tactical, Wilderness, Dive, Flight, and Austere Medicine
Astrid Sarvis MD
Dr. Astrid Sarvis is Director of Pediatric Simulation and Co-Director of Pediatric Training for the EM Residency of KRMC.

Residency: Pediatric Medicine at Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children

Fellowship: Pediatric Emergency Medicine at Children’s National Medical Center

Research: Cost Analysis of Disposition Decisions for infant febrile UTI
Leadership: Co-Chair, Fellow’s Committee, CNMC; Member of Blood Cultures Guideline Committee, CNMC
Tony Zitek MD
Dr. Tony Zitek is the Research Director for the Emergency Medicine Residency at KRMC.

Residency: University of Nevada in Las Vegas, Chief Resident

Leadership: Assistant Research Director, UNLV Emergency Residency

Research Interests: Appropriate diagnostic testing, Headache treatment, Critical Care

Awards: Academic Faculty of the Year Award, UNLV; Research discussed on EMRAP and EM Literature of Note
Yiraima Medina-Blasini MD
Dr. Yiraima Medina-Blasini is the Co-Director of the Medical Student Clerkship and Co-Director of Pediatric Training for the EM Residency of KRMC.

Residency: Ponce Health Sciences University, Hospital San Lucas Ponce, Puerto Rico.

Fellowship: Pediatric Emergency Medicine, University of Florida, Jacksonville, FL.

Leadership: Clinical Instructor, Ponce Health Sciences University
Moises Moreno DO
Dr. Moreno is the Ultrasound Director for the Emergency Medicine Residency at KRMC.

Residency: Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip, New York. Chief Resident.

Fellowship: Emergency Ultrasound at Good Samaritan Hospital.

Leadership: Director of Residency Ultrasound Education and Core faculty.

Academic Focus: Point of care ultrasound and Critical Care.

Awards: Teaching Faculty of the year
Isabel Brea MD
Dr. Isabel Brea is the EMS Program Director for the Emergency Medicine Residency at KRMC.

Residency: University of Puerto Rico

Fellowship: EMS, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Life Lion EMS in Hershey, PA. MPH with concentration in epidemiology and program development

Interests: Event Medicine, Disaster Medicine

Event Medicine: Medical Director for Penn State Beaver Stadium
Prehospital Program Development: Panama, Nicaragua
Jesus Seda MD
Dr. Jesus Seda is Core Faculty for the Emergency Medicine Residency at KRMC. He was born and raised in Miami, and volunteered with the Community Health Corp working with underprivileged communities of S Miami-Dade.

Residency: Stony Brook University Hospital in New York, Chief Resident

Academic Focus: Bedside Procedure Instruction, Critical Care Liaison

Awards: Resident Award for Excellence in Teaching, Stony Brook University Hospital
Helen Rovira MD
Dr. Helen Rovira is Core Faculty for the Emergency Medicine Residency at KRMC. She brings with her years of experience as a former Medical Director.

Residency: University of Puerto Rico
Brandon Stein MD
Dr. Brandon Stein is the Co-Director of the Medical Student Clerkship.

Residency: New York-Presbyterian Queens

Academic Focus: Emergency Medicine Education, Critical Care, Palliative Care, Evidenced Based Medicine
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Moises Moreno DO

Dr. Moreno is the Ultrasound Director for the Emergency Medicine Residency at KRMC. Residency: Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip, New York. Chief Resident. Fellowship: Emergency Ultrasound at Good Samaritan Hospital. Leadership: Director of Residency Ultrasound Education and Core faculty. Academic Focus: Point of care ultrasound and Critical Care. Awards: Teaching Faculty of the year