Amado Alejandro Baez

Vice Chair

Amado Alejandro Baez

Vice Chair

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Emergency Medicine

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Population Health Science: Epidemiology

The Graduate School

  • (706) 721-3548

Education

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

  • MSC, Emergency Medical Services New York Medical College, 2000

  • MD, Medicine Pedro Henriquez Urena National, 1998

Certifications

  • Board Eligible Surgical Critical Care American Board of Surgery, 2021

  • New York State Medical License 2017

  • Board Eligible Clinical Informatics 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

  • Board Certification Emergency Medical Services (ABEM/ABMS) ABEM/ ABMS, 2021

  • PHY GA Medical Board, 2019

  • ACL AHA, 2020

  • ACLS AHA, 2020

Awards & Honors

  • National Research Award (Health) Dominican Republic Ministry of Science and Technology, 2021

  • Recognition Dominican Martial Arts Hall of Fame, 2021

  • 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

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • REMD 5000

    Emergency Medicine
  • EMED 5001

    Emergency Medicine Clkship

Teaching Interests

Public Health, Data Science and Epidemiology.
Emergency Medicine
Prehospital, Disaster and Operational Medicine
Critical Care Medicine/ Trauma

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

Research Interests

Public Health, Data Science and Epidemiology.
Emergency Medicine
Prehospital, Disaster and Operational Medicine
Critical Care Medicine/ Trauma

Department Service

  • Airmedical Transport Committee 2021 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • GMEC 2020 - Present

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

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

    Role: Attendee, Meeting
  • Critical Care Committee 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • American College of Emergency Physicians/ EMS Section 2021 - Present

    Role: Officer, Other Officer
  • 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

Public Service

  • Georgia Bureau of Investigations 2021 - Present

    Role: Other
  • 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