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Alexander Torres, DO, MBA

Academic Title:

Assistant Professor

Primary Appointment:

Emergency Medicine

Additional Title:

Assistant Medical Director - Maryland ExpressCare Critical Care Transport; EMS Student Elective Clerkship Director; EMS Base Station Medical Director - UMMC Midtown Campus; Associate Medical Director - Baltimore County Fire Department

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Education and Training


  • Florida State University, Bachelor of Science, Psychology, 2009
  • West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine, Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, 2013
  • Cameron University, Master of Business Administration, 2017



  • Charleston Area Medical Center, Traditional Rotating Internship, 2014
  • Comanche County Memorial Hospital/Oklahoma State University, Emergency Medicine Residency, 2017
  • Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, Emergency Medical Services Fellowship, 2018
  • United States Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine, Critical Care Air Transport, 2019

Research/Clinical Keywords

Prehospital medicine, transport medicine, air medical transport, emergency medical services, military medicine, flight medicine, critical care, fixed-wing flight medicine, aerospace medicine, medical education

Highlighted Publications

Torres A, Pritchard J, Ariyaprakai N, Tagore A, Schwarzbaum J, Shain S, DiCorpo JE, Merlin MA. Critical Considerations for Fixed-Wing Air Medical Transports. Journal of Emergency Medical Services. March 06, 2019.

Board Certification

  • Emergency Medicine - American Osteopathic Board of Emergency Medicine, 2018
  • Emergency Medical Services - American Board of Emergency Medicine, 2019