Emergency Medicine Residency

Our Faculty

Our UTMC Faculty
Core Faculty (Left to Right): Shaza Aouthmany, Michael Guinness, Edward Kakish, Stephen Grider, Brian Kaminski, Jean-Paul Amegee, Kristopher Brickman, Joseph Ryno. Not pictured: Mohamad Moussa, Allen Williams.

University of Toledo Medical Center Faculty

  • Jean-Paul Amegee, MD
  • Professional Interests: International Emergency Medicine, Global Health, International Business
  • About: Moved to USA age 11 from West Africa. Grew up in Ann Arbor MI. Moved to Toledo 2008. University of Toledo College of Medicine graduate, University of Toledo Emergency Medicine graduate. Director of the Honduras global health program. Hobbies include soccer, music , travel.
  • Medical Degree: University of Toledo
  • Residency: University of Toledo
  • Shaza Aouthmany, MD
  • Assistant Program Director
  • Professional Interests: Simulation and international medicine.
  • Personal Interests: DIY projects, traveling, photography, ceramics.
  • Medical Degree: University of Toledo
  • Residency: University of Toledo
  • Kristopher Brickman, MD, FACEP
  • Department Chair
  • Director of Global Health
  • Professional Interests: Intraosseous infusion, Pediatric resuscitation, Pain management, Wound care/management, Disaster management
  • Medical Degree: Wright State
  • Residency: St. Vincent's/Toledo Hospital
  • Stephen Grider, DO
  • Professional Interests: Incorporation of Information Technology into clinical practice,End of life care, Process improvement, Productivity
  • Residency: Pontiac Osteopathic Hospital, Pontiac, MI
  • Edward Kakish, DO
  • Program Director
  • Professional Interests: International Emergency Medicine
  • Medical Degree: Michigan State University
  • Residency: St. John's Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, MI
  • Marcus Ma, MD
  • Medical Degree: University of Michigan
  • Residency: Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • Walid Mahmoud, MD
  • Professional Interests: Bedside Ultrasound, Critical Care, Difficult Airways
  • Personal Interests: Swimming, Triathalons
  • Medical Degree: Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
  • Residency: St. Vincent's/Toledo Hospital
  • Geoffrey Mitchell, MD, JD
  • Professional Interests: Interface between law and medicine, emergency critical care, asthma, procedural skills, international emergency medicine, and the sustainability, funding and governance of emergency care.
  • Medical Degree: Medical College of Ohio
  • Law Degree: Capital University Law School
  • Residency: Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, OH
  • Mohamad Moussa, MD, RDMS
  • Assistant Program Director
  • Professional Interests: My interest is teaching emergency medicine, bedside ultrasound, and future resident planning
  • About: I am a native of Toledo, UT alumnus, and residency trained at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan. My passions are my family and snowboarding.
  • Medical Degree: University of Toledo
  • Residency: Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • Joseph Ryno, DO
  • Professional interests: Clinical Simulation in Emergency Medicine. Coaching students and residents how to apply the information they know to become excellent physicians.
  • Personal interests: Amateur radio, archery, flying, masters swimming, and coaching springboard diving.
  • Medical Degree: College of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery, Des Moines
  • Residency: Parkview Osteopathic Hospital, Toledo
  • Christine Smith, MD
  • Medical Degree: Wright State
  • Residency: St. Vincent's/Toledo Hospital
  • Allen Williams, MD
  • Medical Degree: Wayne State University School of Medicine
  • Residency: Mount Carmel Mercy Hospital, Detroit, MI

ProMedica Toledo Hospital Faculty

  • Michael Guinness, MD FACEP FRCP(C)
  • Medical Degree: University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
  • Family Medicine Residency: University of Toronto
  • Emergency Medicine Residency: St. Vincent's/Toledo Hospital
  • About: Striving over two generations for simultaneous excellence in patient care and medical education. Family and fitness are essential modifiers in this enduring pursuit.
  • Brian Kaminski, DO, CPPS
  • Medical Director, Emergency Department- ProMedicaToledo Hospital
  • VP of Quality and Safety- ProMedica Health System
  • Medical Degree: Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • Residency: St. Vincent's/Toledo Hospital, Toledo
  • Professional interests: Quality and safety in patient care, process improvement, patient experience, conflict management, teamwork and leadership
  • Personal interests: I am a native of Sylvania, Ohio. I am married (Tara) with two children (Chloe and Cameron). I enjoy endurance sports and outdoors. I also take great pleasure in spending time with family and traveling...especially to Mexico
Last Updated: 10/19/16