Benjamin J. Sandefur, M.D.

  1. Emergency Medicine Physician

Departments

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. Emergency care
  • Medical education
  • Clinical decision making
  • Emergency airway management

Rochester, Minnesota

  1. 2012
    Chief ResidentBrigham and Women's Hospital Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Affiliated Emergency Medicine Residency
  2. 2012
    Resident - Emergency MedicineBrigham and Women's Hospital Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Affiliated Emergency Medicine Residency
  3. 2008
    MDMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 2003
    BS - Chemistry with Distinction Minor in BiologyWestern Kentucky University
  5.  
    Graduate Fellowship - Master of Health Professions EducationDepartment of Medical Education, University of Illinois, Chicago

Certifications

  1. 2013
    Emergency MedicineAmerican Board of Emergency Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2017
    Recipient of the Internal Medicine Residency's Recognition for Excellence in Teaching Award (2016-2017)Department of Internal Medicine
  2. 2017
    Emergency Medicine Residency Teacher of the Quarter Department of Emergency Medicine
  3. 2017
    Dictation Honorable Mention/Good Author ProjectDocumentation Services
  4. 2017
    Quarterly Faculty Recognition Award Top 5 EM/Peds Mixed Provider: Total Number of PatientsDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  5. 2016
    Recipient of the Internal Medicine Residency's Recognition for Excellence in Teaching Award (2015-2016)Department of Internal Medicine
  6. 2016
    Emergency Medicine Residency Teacher of the Quarter Department of Emergency Medicine
  7. 2016
    Quarterly Faculty Recognition Award Top 5 EM/Peds Mixed Provider: RVUs Per shift Department of Emergency Medicine
  8. 2016
    Quarterly Faculty Recognition Award Top 5 EM/Peds Mixed Provider: Total Number of PatientsDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  9. 2015
    Quarterly Faculty Recognition Award Top 5 EM/Peds Mixed Provider: Patients Per ShiftDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  10. 2015
    Dictation Honorable Mention/Good Author ProjectDocumentation Services
  11. 2014
    Recipient of the Internal Medicine Residency's Recognition for Excellence in Teaching Award (2013-2014)Internal Medicine, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  12. 2014
    Quarterly Faculty Recognition Award Top 5 EM/Peds Mixed Provider: Length of StayDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  13. 2014
    Mayo Fellow's Association Emergency Medicine Teacher of the Year 2014Mayo Fellow's Association
  14. 2014
    Dictation Honorable Mention/Good Author ProjectDocumentation Services
  15. 2014
    Quarterly Faculty Recognition Award Top 5 EM/Peds Mixed Provider: RVU's Per ShiftDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  16. 2013
    Recipient of the Internal Medicine Residency's Recognition for Excellence in Clinical Teaching Award (2012-2013)Internal Medicine, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  17. 2013
    Emergency Medicine Residency Top 5 Teacher of the QuarterDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  18. 2013
    Emergency Medicine Residency Top 5 Teacher of the QuarterDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  19. 2013
    Quarterly Faculty Recognition Award Top 5 EM Adults Provider: Patients Per ShiftDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  20. 2012
    Emergency Medicine Residency Teacher of the QuarterDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  21. 2012
    Dictation Honorable Mention/Good Author ProjectDocumentation Services
  22. 2012
    Outstanding Teaching Senior AwardBrigham and Women's Hospital Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Affiliated Emergency Medicine Residency
  23. 2012
    Excellence in Teaching Physician Assistants AwardDepartment of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital
  24. 2008
    National Outstanding Medical Student Award 2007-2008American College of Emergency Physicians
  25. 2008
    Best Medical Student Research PresentationDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  26. 2008
    Medical Student Prize for Excellence in NeurologyAmerican Academy of Neurology
  27. 2004
    Rahme ScholarshipMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  28. 2003
    Summa Cum LaudeWestern Kentucky University
  29. 2003
    Scholar of the Ogden College of Science and EngineeringWestern Kentucky University
  30. 2003
    First Place Physical Sciences PosterThe Kentucky Academy of Science
  31. 2001
    President's ListWestern Kentucky University
  32. 1999
    President's ListOwensboro Community College
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Professional memberships

  1. 2017 - present
    ChairDepartment of Emergency Medicine, Recruitment Committee
  2. 2016 - present
    MemberResuscitation Committee for ED Redesign, Department of Emergency Medicine
  3. 2014 - 2015
    MemberMass Casualty Incident (MCI) Workgroup
  4. 2014 - present
    Active MemberClinical Competency Committee: PGY 2, Emergency Medicine Residency
  5. 2014 - present
    MemberStrategic Utilization of Personnel and ED Rooms, Department of Emergency Medicine
  6. 2014 - present
    MemberProvider Peer Review Committee, Department of Emergency Medicine
  7. 2014 - present
    MemberClinical Education Committee, Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  8. 2013 - present
    FellowAmerican Academy of Emergency Medicine
  9. 2013 - present
    MemberClerkship Committee, Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  10. 2013 - 2014
    MemberEmergency Medicine Pediatric Optimization Workgroup, Department of Emergency Medicine
  11. 2013
    MemberEducation Chair Selection Committee, Department of Emergency Medicine
  12. 2013 - present
    MemberClerkship Directors in Emergency Medicine
  13. 2012 - present
    MemberEducation Committee, Department of Emergency Medicine
  14. 2012 - present
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  15. 2012 - present
    MemberZumbro Valley Medical So, Minnesota Medical Association
  16. 2012 - present
    MemberCouncil of Emergency Medicine Residency Directors (CORD)
  17. 2011 - 2012
    MemberDepartment of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
  18. 2011 - 2012
    MemberDepartment of Emergency Medicine Massachusetts General Hospital
  19. 2010 - 2012
    MemberBrigham and Women's Hospital
  20. 2010 - 2011
    MemberBrigham and Women's Hospital Massachusetts General Hospital Partners Healthcare
  21. 2008 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Emergency Physicians
  22. 2008 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Emergency Medicine
  23. 2008 - present
    MemberSociety for Academic Emergency Medicine
  24. 2008 - 2012
    MemberMassachusetts Medical Society
  25. 2008 - 2012
    MemberEmergency Medicine Residents' Association
  26. 2008 - 2012
    MemberMassachusetts Medical Society
  27. 2006 - 2008
    MemberPediatric and Adolescent Medicine Undergraduate Education Committee
  28. 2004 - 2013
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
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