Table 1

Panel Member Qualifications

Panel Member

Board Certification

Practice Setting

Practice Location


William Banner, MD, PhD

Pediatrics, pediatric critical care, medical toxicology

Clinical toxicology service, pediatric intensive care unit

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA


Vikhyat Bebarta, MD

Emergency medicine, medical toxicology

Clinical toxicology service, emergency department

San Antonio, Texas, USA


Jeffrey Bernstein, MD

Emergency medicine, medical toxicology, clinical pharmacology

Emergency department, poison center

Miami, Florida, USA


Sean P. Bush, MD

Emergency medicine

Envenomations clinical service, emergency department

Loma Linda, California, USA


Richard C. Dart, MD

Emergency medicine, medical toxicology

Clinical toxicology service, poison center

Denver, Colorado, USA


William P. Kerns, II, MD

Emergency medicine, medical toxicology

Clinical toxicology service, emergency department, poison center

Charlotte, North Carolina, USA


William H. Richardson, MD

Emergency medicine, medical toxicology

Emergency department, poison center

Columbia, South Carolina, USA


Anne-Michelle Ruha, MD

Emergency medicine, medical toxicology

Clinical toxicology service, emergency department, poison center

Phoenix, Arizona, USA


Steven A. Seifert, MD

Emergency medicine, medical toxicology

Clinical toxicology service, emergency department, poison center

Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA


David A. Tanen, MD

Emergency medicine, medical toxicology

Clinical toxicology service, emergency department, poison center

San Diego, California, USA


Lavonas et al. BMC Emergency Medicine 2011 11:2   doi:10.1186/1471-227X-11-2

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