Dr. Douglas S. Ander earned his Medical Degree from Hahnemann University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He completed his residency in Emergency Medicine/Internal Medicine at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan, where he was also Chief Resident in the Department of Emergency Medicine.
Currently, Dr. Ander is a Professor of Emergency Medicine and Director of Undergraduate Education for Emergency Medicine at Emory University School of Medicine. He is responsible for direct patient care and supervision of residents, medical students, physicians assistants and nurse practitioners at Grady Hospital’s Emergency Department. Dr. Ander has authored multiple journal articles, book chapters, and other publications, and he is active on numerous committees within Grady, Emory, and nationally. Recently his scholarly and educational efforts have focused on inter-professional teamwork education and simulation. When he is not at work, Dr. Ander loves spending time training for triathlons, jogging with his daughters, skiing, scuba diving, and traveling with his family.