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Gary Johnson, MD

Gary A. Johnson, MD FACEP
Chair, Department of Energy Medicine

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Faculty

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Louise A Prince, MD, FACEP

Louise A Prince, MD, FACEP
Appointed 07/01/90
Women's Health Network
200E 550 East Genesee Street
550 East Genesee Street
Syracuse, NY 13202

315 464-8668

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Emergency Medicine

Clinic/Unit

Education & Fellowships

  • Residency: University Hospital, SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse, 1995
  • Residency: University Hospital, SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse, 1992
  • MD: Pennsylvania State University, 1990

Specialties & Certification

  • Emergency Medicine

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Medical Emergencies

Treats

  • Adults and Children

Treatments/Services

  • Emergency Services

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
  • VA Medical Center

Research Abstract

Patient Perception of Emergency Physicians: The Gender Gap Still Exists

We examined the ability of emergency department patients to recognize male and female physicians as their doctor. A convenience sample of adult patients seen in the emergency department were asked by a trained observer minutes following the first physician contact whether they had been seen by a physician. Female physicians were significantly less likely than males to be recognized as physicians. Further research is ongoing to identify factors and interventions that may be helpful in rectifying this discrepancy.

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