Matthew S. Salzman, MD Matthew S. Salzman, MD, is a medical toxicologist in the Poison Control Center at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Locations: Main Campus Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467) Education and Training ResidencyEmergency Medicine - Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA (Chief Resident) FellowshipMedical Toxicology - Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA Board CertificationAddiction MedicineEmergency MedicineMedical ToxicologyGraduate DegreeMD - Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA Titles and Academic Titles Medical Toxicologist Departments and Services Poison Control Center Publications Papers2017 Del Pizzo, J, EK Fernandez, KT Kopec, J Wenger, EM Noyes, M Salzman, FM Henretig. Seizures after Pediatric Vilazodone Ingestion: A Case Series. Pediatric Emergency Care Jun 6, 2017. [epub ahead of print] 2016 Modi A, Amin H, Salzman M, Morgan F. Acute compartment syndrome caused by uncontrolled hypothyroidism. Am J Emerg Med. 2016 Dec 23 Pomerleau AC, J Perrone, JA Hoppe, M Salzman, PS Weiss, LS Nelson. Impact of Prior Therapeutic Opioid Use by Emergency Department Providers on Opioid Prescribing Decisions, West J Emerg Med. 2016;17(6):791-797. Pomerleau AC, Nelson LS, Hoppe JA, Salzman M, Weiss PS, Perrone J. The Impact of Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs and Prescribing Guidelines on Emergency Department Opioid Prescribing: A Multi-Center Study. Pain Med, 2016 Mar 19 [epub ahead of print]. 2015 Pescatore R, M Salzman, T Cassidy-Smith, B Freeze. The Benefits and Risks of Asynchronous Education, Acad Med, 2015 Sep, 90(9):1183. Hoppe, JA, LS Nelson, J Perrone, et al, for the Prescribing Opioids Safely in the Emergency Department Study (POSED) Investigators, Opioid Prescribing in a Cross Section of US Emergency Departments, Ann Emerg Med, 2015 Sep; 66(3); 253-259. 2011 Salzman M, Friedman J. Bystander cardiopulmonary resuscitation induced splenic laceration and hepatosplenic hematoma. Am J Emerg Med 2011 Feb 2 [epub ahead of print]. 2009 Herres J, Ryan D, Salzman M. Delayed salicylate toxicity with undetectable initial levels after large-dose aspirin ingestion. Am J Emerg Med. 2009 Nov,27(9):1173. E1-3. 2006 Salzman M. Methanol Neurotoxicity. Images in clinical toxicology. Clinical Toxicology, 44:89-90, 2006. Abstracts2017 Gruber, E, Zinta Zapp, Richard Pescatore, Matthew Salzman, Rachel Haroz, Andrew Nyce. “Development of a Sustainable Curriculum on Substance Use Disorders for Emergency Medicine Residents at Cooper University Hospital.” CORD EM, Ft. Lauderdale, FL. April 28, 2017 Posters and PresentationsInvited Lectures 2015 Salzman M. “Breaking Bad Broken: A Recent History of Contaminants in Drugs of Abuse,” Philadelphia City-Wide Tox Day, October 2015. Salzman M. “Snakebites,” for the Wilderness Medicine Course at the University of Pennsylvania Medical School, Philadelphia, PA, March 2015 Awards and Honors 2017, Top GME educational Evaluation at CORD EM, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 2016, Teaching Attending of the Year Award, Cooper University Hospital, Department of Emergency Medicine 2012, House Staff Outstanding Educator of the Year Award, Albert Einstein Medical Center 2011-2012, Faculty Achievement Award, Albert Einstein Medical Center Emergency Medicine Residency Program 2011, Grant Recipient, Albert Einstein Societ 2008, Hero of Emergency Medicine, American College of Emergency Physicians 2007-2008, Teaching Award, Philadelphia Poison Control Center 2007, Medical Student Teaching Award, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Emergency Medicine Residency Program 2004, Resident Teaching Award, Drexel University College of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine 1999-2001, Hobart Amory Hare Honor’s Society, Thomas Jefferson Medical College 1998, Americorps Education Award, National Health Service Corps 1994, Cum Laude, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY Editorial and Academic Positions Editorial Positions 2011-present, Peer reviewer, Critical Care Medicine 2008-present, Peer reviewer, Journal of Medical Toxicology 2008-present, Peer reviewer, American Journal of Emergency Medicine Leadership and Memberships Memberships in Professional Organizations American Academy of Clinical Toxicology American Academy of Emergency Medicine American College of Medical Toxicology Patient Experience Ratings About the Patient Experience Rating System The Patient Experience Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown above from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. 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