Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

Fellowship Director


Stephen Alerhand MD

EM Residency:

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Years in Position:



Testamur in Critical Care Echocardiography (CCeXAM) from National Board of Echocardiography

Prior National Positions:

Secretary, ACEP Ultrasound Section 2022-present

Co-Chair, ACEP Ultrasound Resident Education Sub-Committee, 2018 - 2021

Fellow Representative, ACEP US Fellow Education Sub-Committee, 2017-2018

Other Information:

> 40 peer-reviewed manuscripts and publications

Creator and Lead Facilitator for the implementation of the longitudinal undergraduate medical education ultrasound curriculum.

Faculty Advisor, Medical Student Ultrasound Interest Group

Designer of departmental ultrasound protocols for US-guided IV placement, femoral nerve blocks for hip/femur fractures, serrates anterior plane blocks for rib fractures, etc.

Editor of the US Probes section. The site receives up to 9,000 views per day. EMdocs was awarded the Most Innovative Blog or Podcast by the Academic Life in Emergency Medicine (ALiEM) awards in May 2016.

Director of the Pre-Conference Critical Care Ultrasound Workshop for the Israeli Association of Emergency Medicine (IAEM) annual conference.