Keck School Faculty

Taylor Wilson Burkholder

Taylor Wilson Burkholder

Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medicine
GNH 1011, 1200 N State Street Rm 1011 Off Campus Los Angeles

Implementation and outcomes of a comprehensive emergency care curriculum at a low-resource referral hospital in Liberia: A novel approach to application of the WHO Basic Emergency Care toolkit PLoS One. 2023; 18(3):e0282690. . View in PubMed

Emergency department antimicrobial use in a low-resource setting: results from a retrospective observational study at a referral hospital in Liberia BMJ Open. 2022 04 18; 12(4):e056709. . View in PubMed

A Global Review of Provisions on Emergency Care in National Constitutions Health Hum Rights. 2021 Dec; 23(2):187-200. . View in PubMed

Measuring quality of pre-hospital traumatic shock care-development and validation of an instrument for resource-limited settings Health Sci Rep. 2021 Dec; 4(4):e422. . View in PubMed

Validity and reliability of the South African Triage Scale in prehospital providers BMC Emerg Med. 2021 01 15; 21(1):8. . View in PubMed

Using the South African Triage Scale for prehospital triage: a qualitative study BMC Emerg Med. 2021 10 30; 21(1):125. . View in PubMed

Emergency department management of traumatic brain injuries: A resource tiered review Afr J Emerg Med. 2020 Sep; 10(3):159-166. . View in PubMed

Cost-effectiveness of emergency care interventions in low and middle-income countries: a systematic review Bull World Health Organ. 2020 May 01; 98(5):341-352. . View in PubMed

Considerations for service delivery for emergency care in low resource settings Afr J Emerg Med. 2020; 10(Suppl 1):S7-S11. . View in PubMed

Governing access to emergency care in Africa Afr J Emerg Med. 2020; 10(Suppl 1):S2-S6. . View in PubMed

Developing emergency care systems: a human rights-based approach Bull World Health Organ. 2019 Sep 01; 97(9):612-619. . View in PubMed

Fifteen years of emergency medicine literature in Africa: A scoping review Afr J Emerg Med. 2019 Mar; 9(1):45-52. . View in PubMed

Adherence to Universal Travel Screening in the Emergency Department During Epidemic Ebola Virus Disease J Emerg Med. 2019 Jan; 56(1):7-14. . View in PubMed

Advancing research on the economic value of emergency care BMJ Glob Health. 2019; 4(Suppl 6):e001768. . View in PubMed

Free Open Access Medical Education (FOAM) in Emergency Medicine: The Global Distribution of Users in 2016 West J Emerg Med. 2018 May; 19(3):600-605. . View in PubMed

Emergency Physicians as Good Samaritans: Survey of Frequency, Locations, Supplies and Medications West J Emerg Med. 2016 Jan; 17(1):15-7. . View in PubMed

Dr. Burkholder is an assistant professor of clinical emergency medicine. He trained in emergency medicine at the Denver Health Residency in Emergency Medicine and then completed a fellowship in global emergency medicine at the University of Colorado. Taylor's work has included projects in Haiti, South Africa, and Liberia. He is a volunteer consultant for the World Health Organization's Emergency, Trauma and Acute Care programme, and he currently focuses on issues of financing & governance of emergency care systems in low and middle-income countries. Taylor’s other academic interests include rights-based approaches to emergency care, ultrasound in low-resource settings, emerging infectious diseases, and medical education.

Fellowship, Global Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado (2018)
Denver Health Residency in Emergency Medicine (2017)
MPH, International Health & Development, Tulane University School of Public Health & Tropical Medicine (2013)
MD, Tulane University School of Medicine (2013)
BSBA, Management, Georgetown University (2009)
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