Hartmut Gross

Professor

Hartmut Gross

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Emergency Medicine

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pediatrics

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Neurology

Bio

Appointment Date: 1989

Dr. Gross graduated from the University of Alabama School of Medicine in 1985 and completed an Emergency Medicine Residency in 1992 at the Medical College of Georgia. Dr. Gross also trained for 4 years as a General Surgery Resident. Dr. Gross is the Director of International and Event Medicine in the Center of Operational Medicine and Co-Director of the International Medicine Fellowship at MCG. Being involved with the International Medicine Program, Dr. Gross has spent many hours providing medical care to the needy in areas of the world where medical care is unavailable. As Director of Event Medicine Dr. Gross oversees activities such as: Masters Golf Tournament, Steeplechase, Ironman, Skyfest, Boat Races and many more. He also serves on the MedWAR Council and has been an asset to the MedWAR activities for the past 15+ years. Reaching out across the states of Georgia and South Carolina using the REACH (Remote Evaluation of Acute isCHemic stroke) telemedicine system he co-developed, Dr. Gross is able to assist physicians in rural Emergency Departments manage and treat acute stroke patients. He is the immediate past chair of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) Telemedicine Section. Dr. Gross is an inaugural member of the MCG Academy of Health Sciences Educators.

Specialty Focus: International Medicine, Disaster Medicine, Event Medicine, Wilderness Medicine, Acute Stroke, Telemedicine

  • (706) 721-5592
  • AF 1011

Education

  • MD, Medicine University of Alabama at Birmi, 1985

  • BA, German Language and Literature University of Alabama in Hunts, 1981

  • BS, Biology/Biological Sciences, General University of Alabama in Hunts, 1981

  • BS, Chemistry, General University of Alabama in Hunts, 1981

Certifications

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Provider 2013

  • Advanced Disaster Life Support (ADLS) Instructor 2008

  • Advanced Disaster Life Support 2008

  • Basic Disaster Life Support 2008

  • American Red Cross – When Help is Delayed 2008

  • PALS Provider 2006

  • American Stroke Association NIH Stroke Score Certification 2004

  • Medical License South Carolina, 2001

  • FELLOW OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF EMERGENCY PHYSICIANS 1995

  • Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) Instructor 1992

  • Medical License Georgia, 1990

  • NBME parts I, II, & III NBME , 1986

  • Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) Provider 1985

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) 1979

  • PHY State Bd. of Medical Examiners, 1990

  • American Red Cross – Wilderness First Aid 2008

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Provider 1985

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Instructor 1990

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Affiliate Faculty 1994

  • Advanced Pediatric Life Support (APLS) Instructor 1992

  • Medical License Florida, 1989

  • Medical License Tennessee, 1987

Awards & Honors

  • MCG Exemplary Teaching Award for AY2019/20 Medical College of Georgia, 2021

  • 2018 MCG Exemplary Teaching Award Medical College of Georgia, 2019

  • ACEP Dedicated Service and Leadership Award ACEP, 2018

  • MVP Stroke Neurology Group Award Fairview Park Hospital, 2018

  • AU 2017 Teamwork Award - Awarded to Comprehensive Stroke Center Team Augusta University, 2017

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • REMD 5000

    Emergency Medicine
  • EMED 5001

    Emergency Medicine Clkship
  • MEDI 6210

    Patient Centered Learning 2
  • MEDI 6110

    Patient Centered Learning 1
  • MEDI 6310

    Patient Centered Learning 3

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Defining emergency telehealth , 2019
    Abstract
  • American Telemedicine Association: Telestroke Guidelines, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Resolution 36 Development of Telemedicine Policy for Emergency Medicine Background, 2016
    Other
  • Our First Pediatric EM Telemedicine Consult, 2016
    Newsletter
  • Best practices and experiences for implementation of 24/7 n-ambulance telemedicine for acute stroke-PreSSUB-project , 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Department Service

  • MCG, Emergency Medicine - Promotions and Tenure Committee 2002 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • MCG, Emergency Medicine - Academic Executive Committee 1998 - 2008

    Role: Committee Member
  • MCG, Emergency Medicine - Leadership Committee 2000 - 2002

    Role: Committee Member
  • MCG, Emergency Medicine - Residency Steering Committee 1995 - 1998

    Role: Committee Member
  • MCG, Emergency Medicine - ED Express Editorial Board 1996 - 1997

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • AU - Chair of Academy of Educators 2011 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • AU - Academy of Medical Educators 2008 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • AU - Curriculum Oversight Committee 2000 - 2007

    Role: Committee Member
  • AU - Phase 3 Curriculum Committee 1998 - 2007

    Role: Committee Member
  • AU - Liaison Committee for Medical Education 1999 - 2000

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • American College of Emergency Medicine 2015 - Present

  • American College of Emergency Medicine 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • American Telemedicine Association Telestroke 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Neurocritical Care Society (NCS), 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • American College of Emergency Medicine 2011 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Public Service

  • Paceline Bike Ride 20, 50, 100 mile Medical Director 2021 - 2021

    Role: Other
  • IronMan Augusta 70.3 2021 - 2021

    Role: Other
  • National Public Lands Day - Dam Clean Up Dive 2021 - 2021

    Role: Task Force Member
  • AU Graduation Commencement Exercises Medical Coverage 2021 - 2021

    Role: Other
  • Masters 2021 - 2021

    Role: Other