Michael Hocker

Vice Chair

Michael Hocker

Vice Chair

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Emergency Medicine

Other Duties

J Harold Harrison MD Dist Univ Chair in Emer Med, Emergency Medicine

  • (706) 721-6619
  • (706) 721-7718
  • AF 2046

Education

  • MD, Medicine University of Colorado HealthS, 1993

  • BS, Chemistry, General Fort Lewis College, 1989

Certifications

  • PHY GA Composite Medical Brd, 2016

Awards & Honors

  • Teaching Excellence Program Award Augusta University, 2016

  • Divisional Leadership and Service Duke Emergency Medicine, 2015

  • Fellow of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine AAEM, 2014

  • Distinguished Alumni Award School of Natural and Behavioral Sciences for Distinguished Service to the College State or Nation . Fort Lewis College, Durango, CO, 2011

  • ED Director of the Year Nomination Emergency Medicine Foundation , 2011

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • REMD 5000

    Emergency Medicine
  • EMED 5001

    Emergency Medicine Clkship
  • EMED 5085

    Freshmen Emergency Medicine

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • A Prospective Registry Evaluating the Epidemiology and Clinical Care of Traumatic Brain Injury Patients Presenting to a Regional Referral Hospital in Moshi, Tanzania: challenges and the way forward., 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Who explicitly requests the ordering of computed tomography for emergency department patients? A multicenter prospective study., 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Correction: Road Traffic Injury Prevention Initiatives: A Systematic Review and Metasummary of Effectiveness in Low and Middle Income Countries., 2016
    Other
  • Road Traffic Injury Prevention Initiatives: A Systematic Review and Metasummary of Effectiveness in Low and Middle Income Countries., 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Noninvasive ventilation in severe acute asthma., 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Department Service

  • Academic Executive Committee (AEC) 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • Chief of Hospital Medicine Chair Search 2018 - Present

    Role: Chairperson
  • University Senate Faculty Development Committee (USFDC) 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Neurosurgery Chair Search 2018 - 2018

    Role: Chairperson
  • Duke University Medical Center, EM Residency Clinical Competence Committee 2014 - 2015

    Role: Committee Member
  • Duke University Medical Center, Finance Committee 2014 - 2015

    Role: Committee Member

Public Service

  • Triangle Aphasia Project 2014 - 2015

    Role: Other
  • Duke Teddy Bear Ball, Duke Childrens Hospital 2009 - 2015

    Role: Other
  • Habitat for Humanity 2009 - 2015

    Role: Other
  • Croasdaile Country Club 2007 - 2015

    Role: Committee Member
  • Angels Among Us, Duke Brain Tumor Center 2005 - 2015

    Role: Other