Brian Barbas, MD, FACEP


Assistant Professor – Department of Emergency Medicine, Loyola University Chicago – Stritch School of Medicine

Medical Student Clerkship Director


Cooper University Hospital (2010-2013)

Medical School:

Sidney Kimmel Medical School at Thomas Jefferson University (2006-2010)

Areas Of Interest:

Medical Education, Ultrasound

Academic Involvement:

  • ACEP Teaching Fellowship (2015-2016)
  • Director, Emergency Medicine Clerkship
  • EM Interest Group Coordinator (2015 – present)
  • ICEP:
    • EM Board Review Intensive Course Committee (2017 – present)
    • Patient & Physician Advocacy Committee (2017 – present)
    • Mock Oral Boards examiner (2017-present)
  • Publications:
    • Rech M, Barbas B, Chaney W. When to Pick the Nose: Out-of-Hospital and Emergency Department Intranasal Administration of Medications. AnnEmergMed. 2017.02: (
    • Byrne R, Barbas B, Baumann BM, Patel S. Medical Student Perception of Resident versus Attending Contributions to Education on Co-Supervised Shifts during the EM Clerkship. AEM Education and Training. April 2018 Issue 2 (

Honors & Awards:

  • Small Group Facilitator of the Year, Emergency Medicine Clerkship (2017-2018)
  • Top 10% Teaching Faculty (2017, 2018)


Spending time with my wife and playing with my dog, Cocoa; watching Michigan Football/Basketball and Tottenham Hotspurs; playing soccer; travelling the world when time allows.