Education & Training

Medical School

Wayne State University School of Medicine


Emergency Medicine

  • Wayne State University


American Board of Emergency Medicine


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Academic Information

Medical Director, Women’s and Children’s Hospital Emergency Department
Director, Quality Improvement
Associate Professor, Clinical Emergency Medicine


1 Hospital Drive
Columbia, MO 65212
United States

F. 573-884-4994

Awards & Honors

  • American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP)
  • Missouri College of Emergency Physicians (MoCEP)
  • Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM)
  • Michigan College of Emergency Physicians (MCEP)
  • Resident Teacher of the Year for Medical Students, 2013


  • Butterfield JM, Suprat S, Welch, RD. Characteristics and Predictors of Outcomes for Patients with Spinal Epidural Abscess. ACEP Research Forum Denver, CO. October 8, 2012.