Eric Zevallos

Associate Professor

Eric Zevallos

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Emergency Medicine

Bio

Dr. Zevallos is a 2010 graduate of the University of South Florida School of Medicine. He completed an Emergency Medicine residency at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, Georgia followed by a fellowship in emergency ultrasound at Medical College of Georgia. Dr. Zevallos currently serves as the director of the emergency medicine clerkship and helped with the development of the current EM clerkship curriculum. He was voted educator of the year by the fourth year student class for the 2016-2016 academic year and received exemplary teaching awards in 2017 and 2018. Dr. Zevallos also plays an active role in student education teaching in physical diagnosis since 2013 and co-sponsoring the Emergency Medicine Interest Group. He also enjoys teaching ultrasound workshops nationally and internationally alongside the MCG Emergency Ultrasound Faculty

  • (706) 721-4412
  • (706) 721-9081
  • AF 1026

Education

  • MD, Medicine University of South Florida, 2010

Certifications

  • Diver and Clinical Hyperbaric Medical Team 2021

  • Diplomat of the American Board of Emergency Medicine 2014

  • Medical License Georgia, 2012

  • ACLS AHA, 2022

  • BLS AHA, 2022

  • PALS AHA, 2022

  • Georgia Medical License GA Composite Medical Board, 2016

  • PHY GA Composite Medical Board, 2013

  • ACL AHA, 2020

  • BLS AHA, 2020

  • PALS AHA, 2020

  • PALS American Academy of Pediatrics, 2016

  • PALS AHA, 2016

  • ACL AHA, 2016

  • BLS AHA, 2016

  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) American Academy of Pediatrics, 2016

  • ACLS AHA, 2016

  • BLS AHA, 2016

  • Georgia Medical License GA Composite Medical Board, 2013

Awards & Honors

  • Medical College of Georgia Exemplary Teaching Award Medical College of Georgia, 2019

  • Medical College of Georgia Exemplary Teaching Award Medical College of Georgia, 2018

  • Medical College of Georgia Exemplary Teaching Award Medical College of Georgia, 2017

  • Membership Augusta University’s Academy of Health Science Educators, 2017

  • Teaching Excellence Program Award Augusta University, 2016

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • EMED 5011

    EMED Clkshp for Military Appli
  • REMD 5000

    Emergency Medicine
  • EMED 5001

    Emergency Medicine Clkship
  • EMED 5002

    Emergency Medicine Extn.
  • MEDI 6210

    Patient Centered Learning 2
  • EMED 5010

    EMED Clkshp Visit Civilian Stu
  • EMED 5005

    Emergency Medicine Clkshp
  • MEDI 6110

    Patient Centered Learning 1
  • MEDI 6310

    Patient Centered Learning 3
  • EMED 5004

    Resch in Emer Medicine
  • EMED 5013

    Rural Emer. Medicine

Teaching Interests

PCL
Emergency Medicine Clerkship
Resident Education
Clinical Ultrasound
International Education

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Integrating Point of Care Ultrasound into Medical School Clerkships in a Statewide Distributed Campus Model, 2019
    Manuscript
  • The effect of head rotation on the relative vascular anatomy of the neck: Implications for central venous access, 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • , 2018
    Study Guide
  • , 2018
    Study Guide
  • The Effect on Physician Interpretation After Ultrasound Video Transmission, 2017
    Journal Article, Professional Journal

Research Interests

Point of care ultrasound
Medical student and resident education

Department Service

  • Lead Faculty Career Advisor 2017 - Present

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • MCG, Emergency Department Academic Executive Committee 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • MCG, Emergency Medicine Interest Group 2014 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Residency Interview Selection Process 2017 - 2018

    Role: Committee Member
  • CLER Faculty Site Visit at Augusta University 2016

    Role: Other

University Service

  • Lane Scholarship Committee 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • 4th Year Curriculum Committee – Augusta University 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • 4th Year Directors committee – Augusta University 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Phase 3 Curriculum Committee – Augusta University 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Phase 3 Director Committee – Augusta University 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • Society of Academic Emergency Medicine 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Public Service

  • Sonogames during Society for Academic Emergency Medicine 2017

    Role: Other
  • Sonogames during Society for Academic Emergency Medicine 2016

    Role: Other
  • Sonogames during Society for Academic Emergency Medicine 2015

    Role: Other
  • Sonogames during Society for Academic Emergency Medicine 2014

    Role: Other
  • Master’s Golf Tournament 2014 - 2014

    Role: Other