Desiree Seeyave

Associate Professor

Desiree Seeyave

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Emergency Medicine

  • (706) 721-1005

Education

  • MD, Medicine Unuiversity of the West Indies, 1999

Certifications

  • PHY GA Composite Medical Brd, 2017

  • ABPPEM Am Brd of Pediatrics, 2011

  • Certified, Pediatric Advanced Life Support Provider 2003

  • Board of Medicine Physician License, District of Columbia 2013

  • Board of Physicians License, Maryland 2014

  • ABPEDS Am Brd of Pediatrics, 2006

  • Board of Medicine Physician License, Michigan 2009

  • Certified, Advanced Trauma Life Support 2006

  • Certified, Neonatial Resuscitation Program 2003

  • Certified, Advanced Cardiac Life Support 2006

  • Instructor, Pediatric Advanced Life Support 2007

Awards & Honors

  • Teacher of the year, Pediatric Emergency Department 2019

  • Making a Difference Patient Recognition Award, 2007

  • Honors in Surgery, Faculty of Medical Sciences University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad & Tobago, 1999

  • Distinctions in Anatomy, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Physiology Honors in Pathology/Microbiology Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad & Tobago, 1997

  • National Scholarship Government of Trinidad & Tobago, 1993

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • REMD 5000

    Emergency Medicine
  • EMED 5001

    Emergency Medicine Clkship
  • EMED 5085

    Freshmen Emergency Medicine
  • RPED 5002

    Pediatrics General

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Pediatric Ethical Issues, 2020
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Chapter 1: The Problem, 2019
    Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-Revised
  • Chapter 2: The Evaluation, 2019
    Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-Revised
  • Environmental Emergencies, Radiological Emergencies, Bites and Stings , 2016
    Book, Scholarly-New
  • Torticollis, 2015
    Book, Scholarly-New

Department Service

  • Assistant Medical Director, Pediatric Emergency Department 2019 - Present

  • Sedation Committee 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • MCG Pediatric Emergency Fellowship Program evaluation committee 2017 - Present

    Role: Other
  • MCG Pediatric Emergency Fellow interviews 2019 - 2019

    Role: Other
  • MCG Pediatric Emergency Fellow interviews 2018 - 2018

    Role: Other

College Service

  • Resident Education Committee, Children's National Medical Center 2014 - 2016

    Role: Committee Member
  • Resident selection Committee, Children's National Medical Center 2014 - 2016

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Mock Code Committee 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • MCG Simulation Council 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • MCG Pediatric residency ED rotation co-ordinator 2017 - Present

Professional Service

  • Late Rescue Collaborative Committee, Children's National Medical Center 2014 - 2017

    Role: Member
  • Core Faculty Group, University of Michigan Pediatric Emergency Fellowship 2011 - 2013

    Role: Program Coordinator
  • Ethics Committee, Hurley Medical Center 2011 - 2013

    Role: Member
  • EPIC Implementation, Hurley Medical Center 2011 - 2012

    Role: Member
  • Quality Improvement, Hurley Medical Center 2011 - 2012

    Role: Member

Public Service

  • Hurley Medical Center Teen Cardiac Screening 2012 - 2013

    Role: Other
  • Christ the King Catholic Church, Choir 2009 - 2010

    Role: Member
  • Habitat for Humanity 2007 - 2009

    Role: Other
  • Graduate Students and Young Professionals Group, St. Mary's Student Parish 2007 - 2009

    Role: Other
  • Choir member, People of Praise 2003 - 2006

    Role: Member