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Raina Merchant, MD, Emergency Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center

RainaMarthaMerchantMD

Emergency Medicine Philadelphia, PA

Associate Professor, Emergency Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine

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Education & Training

  • University of Chicago Medical Center
    University of Chicago Medical CenterResidency, Emergency Medicine, 2003 - 2006
  • University of Chicago Division of the Biological Sciences The Pritzker School of Medicine
    University of Chicago Division of the Biological Sciences The Pritzker School of MedicineClass of 2003

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2006 - 2022
  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 2003 - 2008
  • American Board of Emergency Medicine Emergency Medicine

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Social Media and Emergency Preparedness in Response to Novel Coronavirus  
    Raina M Merchant, Nicole Lurie, JAMA
  • Protecting the Value of Medical Science in the Age of Social Media and “Fake News”  
    Raina Merchant, MD, JAMA
  • Facebook Language Predicts Depression in Medical Records  
    Robert J Smith, Raina M Merchant, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences

Press Mentions

  • Heart Attack Help? There’s an App for That
    Heart Attack Help? There’s an App for ThatJune 22nd, 2016
  • Digital Technology Holds Potential in Emergency CVD Care
    Digital Technology Holds Potential in Emergency CVD CareJune 28th, 2016
  • Mixed Blessing: Social Media Provides Spread of Health Information, Misinformation
    Mixed Blessing: Social Media Provides Spread of Health Information, MisinformationJanuary 24th, 2020
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