Amado Alejandro Baez

Vice Chair for Operational Medicine

Amado Alejandro Baez

Vice Chair for Operational Medicine

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Emergency Medicine

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Population Health Science: Epidemiology

  • (706) 721-3548

Education

  • MPH, Public Health, General New York Medical College, 2007

  • MSC, Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) New York Medical College, 2000

  • MD, Medicine Pedro Henriquez Urena National, 1998

Certifications

  • New York State Medical License 2017

  • Board Eligible Clinical Informatics 2016

  • Board Eligible Emergency Medical Services 2016

  • Florida State Medical License 2012

  • Course Consultant Fundamental Disaster Management 2011

  • Instructor Advanced Hazmat Life Support 2010

  • Instructor Advanced Pediatric Life Support 2010

  • Instructor/ Consultant Fundamental Critical Care Support (FCCS) 2010

  • Diplomate American Board of Emergency Medicine 2008

  • Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates Certificate 2000

  • Advanced Trauma Life Support Provider 1997

  • Basic Trauma Life Support Provider 1996

  • BCLS Instructor 1996

  • International Trauma Life Support Instructor 1996

  • ACLS Provider 1995

  • BCLS Provider 1995

  • PHY GA Medical Board, 2019

  • ACL AHA, 2020

Awards & Honors

  • Individual Achievement in International Emergency Medicine Award ACEP, 2015

  • Outstanding Youth Award Junior Chamber International Junior Chamber International, 2010

  • Presidential Special Award Society for Critical Care Medicine Society for Critical Care Medicine, 2010

  • Eleanor and Miles Shore Fellowship Harvard Medical School Harvard Medical School, 2008

  • Emergency Medicine Hero American College of Emergency Physicians American College of Emergency Physicians, 2008

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • REMD 5000

    Emergency Medicine
  • EMED 5001

    Emergency Medicine Clkship

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Human security as biosecurity: Reconceptualizing national security threats in the time of COVID-19, 2021
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • , 2020
    Book, Scholarly-Revised
  • Seroprevalence of Specific Antibodies against SARS-CoV-2 from Hotspot Communities in the Dominican Republic, 2020
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Clinical validation demonstrates concordance of qSOFA and POC lactate Bayesian model: Results from the ACDC Phase-2 program, 2020
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • • A dignitary medicine curriculum developed using a modified Delphi methodology, 2020
    Journal Article, Professional Journal

Department Service

  • Airmedical Transport Committee 2021 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Graduate Medical Education Committee 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Multidisciplinary Critical Care Committee 2020 - Present

    Role: Attendee, Meeting

Professional Service

  • American College of Emergency Physicians, Disaster Committee and EMS Section 2020 - Present

    Role: Officer, Other Officer
  • American College of Emergency Physicians, Tactical EM Section/ Alternate Council 2020 - Present

    Role: Officer, President/Elect/Past
  • National Association of EMS Physicians/ Society for Critical Care Medicine 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Mayo Clinic Alumni Association 2020 - 2026

    Role: Officer, Other Officer
  • Latin American Emergency and Disaster Medicine Association (ALACED) 2021 - 2023

    Role: Committee Member

Public Service

  • Team Rubicon Regional Medical Director (LATAM) 2018 - Present

  • Lead Faculty- Dominican Republic Emergency Medicine Interest Group Project 2009 - Present

  • City of Santo Domingo Mayor Carolina Mejia Office 2020

    Role: Other
  • Dominican Ministry of Foreign Affairs 2020

  • Dominican Republic 2020 - 2020

    Role: Officer, President/Elect/Past