David R. Vinson, MD

Senior Physician, The Permanente Medical Group

Department of Emergency Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Medical Centers, Roseville and Sacramento, California, USA

Co-chair, KP CREST Network 

Adjunct Investigator, Kaiser Permanente Division of Research 

  • Residency Trained and Board Certified, Family Medicine and Emergency Medicine
  • Clinical Researcher  
    • Over 125 peer-reviewed publications in emergency medicine, general medicine, pulmonary, critical care, headache, pediatric, and informatics journals, including the New England Journal of Medicine, the British Medical Journal, Ann Intern MedJAMA Internal Medicine, and the Journal of the American College of Cardiology
    • Winner of the Morris F Collen Research Award, both in 2018 for work with the CREST Network (5-min video summary here) and also in 2008 for work on a pioneering telehealth approach to bladder infection (3-min video here)
    • For an explanation of why we love doing research, see here
  • Inaugural class of the Physician Researcher Program (2017-2020)
  • Director, Clinical Research Internship, North Valley Emergency Medicine
  • Local Research Chair, The Permanente Medical Group, Roseville, California (2006-date)
  • Assistant Clinical Professor, Volunteer Clinical Faculty,  Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Davis, California 
Work address: The Permanente Medical Group
Department of Emergency Medicine
2025 Morse Ave, Sacramento, CA 95825  

My Kaiser Homepage for a brief medical biosketch   (recent CV attached below)

Research Projects include Publications and Ongoing Projects
Mentoring across the Medical Training Spectrum
Medical Literature Blog for fellow emergency physicians
A collection of assorted summaries, highlights, and abstracts from the recent medical literature

Emergency Room Humor
Brian Regan
David R Vinson,
Dec 13, 2018, 7:55 PM