Attending Physician
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Clinician-Educator), Keck School of Medicine of USC
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Dr. Birnbaum grew up in Parkland, Florida and is a proud alumnus of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. He studied biomedical engineering at Duke University before attending medical school at Emory University. Following this, he completed his pediatrics residency and pediatric emergency medicine fellowship at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

His clinical interests include the development of clinical decision support tools to help busy emergency medicine providers utilize the most up to date, evidence-based protocols. He also enjoys advocating for the health and safety of his patients both in his community and more broadly by working to influence health policy.

In his free time, he enjoys going on adventures with his beautiful wife and their two dachshunds, Scrappy-Doo and Hamburgers.

Clinical Interests

Clinical Decision Support Tools, ED Operations, Child Injury Prevention, Health Policy

Education

Medical School: 

Emory University School of Medicine

Internship: 

Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Pediatrics

Residency: 

Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Pediatrics

Fellowship: 

Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Accomplishments

Certification: 

Pediatric Emergency Medicine, American Board of Pediatrics

Professional Memberships: 

American Medical Association, American Academy of Pediatrics

Awards: 

Gold Humanism Honor Society

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Los Angeles, CA 90027
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