Vanderbilt University (International Emergency Medicine)
Joseph Reardon is passionate about providing highest quality and value emergency care in South Carolina and supporting resident education, program planning and operations.
He graduated Phi Beta Kappa, summa cum laude from Duke University with a degree in Biology and a certificate in Global Health. He graduated cum laude from Harvard Medical School. His graduation thesis demonstrated the importance and feasibility of hand hygiene before and after wearing nonsterile gloves. He received his residency training in emergency medicine at Duke University, where he served as Simulation Director for Duke EMS. He rotated in Tanzania and Mexico. He worked at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, where he researched the cost-effectiveness of vaccination in refugee settings.
Dr Reardon completed fellowship in International Emergency Medicine at Vanderbilt University. He served as visiting faculty at Georgetown Public Hospital in Guyana, South America, where he introduced a novel ECG curriculum. He was awarded the Jeffrey Richardson Fellowship in Global Health from Harvard Medical School. He won a capstone award in public health from Johns Hopkins University for his educational work in Guyana. He holds a Diploma in Tropical Medicine and Hygiene from the Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia and the University of Alabama.
Dr Reardon has championed emergency care and education at the local, state, national and international levels. He served as Chair of the Emergency Medicine Residents Association International Division. He has served as an instructor of ATLS, ACLS, and PALS. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine and a member of the South Carolina College of Emergency Physicians.