Leslie V. Simon, D.O.

  1. Emergency Medicine Physician
  2. Chair, Emergency Medicine, Florida

Location

  1. Jacksonville, Florida

Languages

English
  1. Trauma care
  2. Ultrasound
  • Difficult airway management
  • Graduate medical education
  • Patient safety
  • Mass casualty and disaster preparation
  • Blast injuries and trauma critical care
  • Ultrasound
  1. 2004
    Academic Chief Resident - Emergency MedicineNaval Medical Center San Diego
  2. 2004
    Resident - Emergency MedicineNaval Medical Center San Diego
  3. 1999
    Internship - Family PracticeNaval Hospital
  4. 1998
    Doctor of Osteopathic MedicineCollege of Osteopathic Medicine, Nova Southeastern University
  5. 1993
    BA - BiologyUniversity of Virginia, Charlottesville

Certifications

  1. 2005
    Emergency MedicineAmerican Board of Emergency Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2020
    Highest Patient Experience ScoresDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  2. 2019
    Highest Patient Experience ScoresDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  3. 2019
    Outstanding Publication in Teaching Innovation Award for the College of Pharmacy 2019 "Using interprofessional medication management simulations to impact student attitudes toward teamwork to prevent mediation errors"University of Florida College of Pharmacy
  4. 2019
    Excellence Through Teamwork Award - Simulation Center TeamAdministration Committee
  5. 2018
    Highest Patient Experience ScoresDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  6. 2017
    1st Place for Program InnovationSociety for Simulation in Healthcare
  7. 2013
    Service Award for Commitment to EducationAmerican Academy of Emergency Medicine
  8. 2013
    Exemplary Teacher AwardUniversity of Florida College of Medicine - Jacksonville
  9. 2013
    Outstanding Faculty Teacher of the Year, Department of Emergency MedicineUniversity of Florida College of Medicine - Jacksonville
  10. 2012
    Second Place, Lightning Oral Poster Presentation: "Ultrasound for Fractures"Southeastern Society of Academic Emergency Medicine
  11. 2012
    Exemplary Teacher AwardUniversity of Florida College of Medicine - Jacksonville
  12. 2011
    Exemplary Teacher AwardUniversity of Florida College of Medicine - Jacksonville
  13. 2011
    Outstanding Faculty Member, Emergency MedicineUniversity of Florida College of Medicine - Jacksonville
  14. 2010
    Outstanding Faculty Teacher, Emergency Medicine ResidencyUniversity of Florida College of Medicine - Jacksonville
  15. 2010
    Distinguished Service Award, Simulation & Special ProjectsUniversity of Florida College of Medicine - Jacksonville
  16. 2009
    Best Faculty Teacher, Emergency Medicine ResidencyUniversity of Florida College of Medicine - Jacksonville
  17. 2009
    Distinguished Service Award, Military ProgramsUniversity of Florida College of Medicine - Jacksonville
  18. 2008
    Commendation MedalNavy and Marine Corps
  19. 2007
    Global War on Terrorism MedalNavy and Marine Corps
  20. 2007
    Meritorious Unit MedalNavy and Marine Corps
  21. 2006
    Navy and Marine Corps Achievement MedalNavy and Marine Corps
  22. 2006
    National Defense MedalNavy and Marine Corps
  23. 2001
    Navy and Marine Corps Achievement MedalNavy and Marine Corps

Professional memberships

  1. 2019 - present
    AssociateAssociation of Academic Chairs of Emergency Medicine, Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
  2. 2018 - present
    Enterprise ChairSimulation Subcomittee
  3. 2018 - present
    MemberAcademy for Women in Academic Emergency Medicine, Society of Academic Emergency Medicine; Academy for Women in Academic Emergency Medicine
  4. 2015 - present
    Program DirectorSimulation Center
  5. 2015 - present
    MemberNeurocritical Care Society
  6. 2014 - 2019
    MemberContinuous Professional Development Subcommittee
  7. 2014 - 2018
    MemberClinical Practice Quality Oversight Subcommittee - Florida
  8. 2014 - present
    ChairSimulation Education Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  9. 2014 - present
    MemberMayo Military Education Committee
  10. 2014 - present
    Medical DirectorSimulation Center
  11. 2014 - present
    MemberEnvironmental Health, Safety, and Security Committee - Florida, Clinical Practice Committee - Florida, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  12. 2014 - present
    MemberContinuing Medical Education Committee (CME), Education Committee, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  13. 2013 - 2017
    MemberSafety Committee
  14. 2013 - present
    MemberSociety for Simulation in Healthcare
  15. 2010 - 2011
    InstructorPatient Safety, Shands Hospital at the University of Florida, University of Florida
  16. 2010 - 2013
    MemberGraduate Medical Education Committee, College of Medicine - Jacksonville, University of Florida
  17. 2010 - 2013
    DirectorNavy Emergency Medicine Resident Rotation, College of Medicine - Jacksonville, University of Florida
  18. 2010 - present
    MemberFlorida Chapter, American College of Emergency Physicians
  19. 2009 - 2014
    MemberCouncil of Emergency Medicine Residency Directors
  20. 2009 - 2013
    ChairmanAirway QA Committee, College of Medicine - Jacksonville, University of Florida
  21. 2009 - 2013
    DirectorMilitary Medicine, College of Medicine - Jacksonville, University of Florida
  22. 2009 - 2012
    DirectorMilitary Physician Sustainment Training, College of Medicine - Jacksonville, University of Florida
  23. 2008 - present
    MemberDuval County Medical Society
  24. 2007 - 2008
    MemberExecutive Committee of the Medical Staff, Naval Medical Center San Diego
  25. 2006 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Emergency Physicians
  26. 2006 - present
    MemberSociety for Academic Emergency Medicine
  27. 2005 - 2006
    Course DirectorACLS, Naval Hospital Rota Spain
  28. 2005 - 2006
    MemberSurgical Response Team, United States Navy
  29. 2005 - present
    FellowAmerican Academy of Emergency Medicine
  30. 2004 - 2006
    ChairCode Blue Committee, Naval Hospital Rota Spain
  31. 2004 - 2006
    MemberPharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Naval Hospital Rota Spain
  32. 2004 - 2006
    MemberSpace Shuttle Support Team, NASA
  33. 2004 - present
    MemberGovernment Services Chapter, American Academy of Emergency Medicine
  34. 1999 - 2001
    Course DirectorACLS, Naval Hospital Guam
  35. 1999 - 2001
    AdvisorBioethics Committee, United States Navy
  36. 1999 - 2001
    Supervisory MemberCivil Action Teams Kosrae & Chuuk, Humanitarian Aid, United States Navy

Publications

Research activities

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