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Samantha A. King, MD

Academic Title:

Clinical Assistant Professor

Primary Appointment:

Emergency Medicine

Education and Training

Bachelor of Science, Microbiology; Bachelor of Arts with honors research distinction, Chemistry. 2014. The Ohio State University

Doctor of Medicine. 2018. The Ohio State University College of Medicine       

Residency: Emergency Medicine. 2018-2021. University of Maryland Medical Center

Fellow: Advanced Emergency Medicine Ultrasonography. 2021-2022. University of Maryland School of Medicine



Born in Dayton, Ohio. Completed my undergraduate and medical school education in Columbus, Ohio at the Ohio State University. Came out to Baltimore for my Emergency Medicine residency and completing a fellowship in Advanced Emergency Medicine Ultrasonography Fellowship and chief year. Interested in ultrasound and it's clinical, research, and educational uses.

Research/Clinical Keywords

Ultrasound Interested in tele-ultrasound, medical education, aerospace medicine

Highlighted Publications


Felipe N, SA King, and A Salerno. Diagnosis of Boerhaave’s Syndrome with Aid of Bedside Ultrasound. 2021

King SA, R Spangler, ZDW Dezman, and L Bontempo. 36-Year-Old Male with Syncope. WestJEM. 2020.

King SA, SM Kelly, AC Richardson, KR Fischer, and AD Smedley. Two Pulmonary Emboli in a Psych Pod. JACEP Open. 2020. 1-3.

Mace TA, MB Ware, SA King, S Loftus, MR Farren, E McMichael, S Scoville, C Geraghty, G Young, WE Carson 3rd, SK Clinton, and GB Lesinski. Soy isoflavones and their metabolites modulate cytokine-induced natural killer cell function. Sci Rep. 2019. 9(1): 5068

King SA, M Casavant, HA Spiller, NL Hodges, T Chounthirath, and GA Smith. Pediatric ADHD Medication Exposures Reported to U.S. Poison Control Centers. 2018.

Mace TA, SA King, Z Ameen, O Elnaggar, G Young, KM Riedl, SJ Schwartz, SK Clinton, TJ Knobloch, CM Weghorst, and GB Lesinski. Bioactive compounds or metabolites from black raspberries modulate T lymphocyte proliferation, myeloid cell differentiation and Jak/STAT signaling. Cancer Immunol Immunother. 63 (9): 899-900.


Additional Publication Citations

King SA and A Al Hazmi. POCUS and Your Next Cardiac Arrest: A Case Scenario Application of the Lalande et al. Review Article. The POCUS Report: Newsletter of the Emergency Ultrasound Section of AAEM (EUS-AAEM). 2(1).

Sun Y, A Shieh, SH Kim, SA King, HL Sun, CM Corce, JR Parquette. The self-assembly of a camptothecin-lysine nanotube. 2016. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters. 26 (12): 2834-2838.

Cooperstone JL, RA Ralston, KM Riedl, TC Haufe, RM Schweiggert, SA King, CD Timmers, DM Francis, GB Lesinski, SK Clinton, and SJ Schwartz. Enhanced Bioavailability of lycopene when consumed as cis-isomers from tangerine compared to red tomato Juice, a randomized, cross-Over Clinical Trial. Molecular Nutrition & Food Research. 2015. 59 (4): 658-669

King, SA. Synthesis and Characterization of Self-Assembling Amphiphiles for a Targeted Drug Delivery System to Treat Pancreatic and Colon Cancer, undergraduate honors thesis, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH. 2013.