S V Mahadevan
Professor, Emergency Medicine, Stanford
S.V. Mahadevan is associate professor of emergency medicine/surgery at Stanford University School of Medicine and founder and director of Stanford Emergency Medicine International. He was instrumental in setting up India’s first international paramedic training institute, Nepal’s first Emergency Medical Services system and Cambodia’s first emergency medicine strengthening program. He was the lead editor of the textbook, An Introduction to Clinical Emergency Medicine, which received the 2006 American Medical Writer’s Association Award as the top U.S. medical textbook for all specialties.
Dr. Mahadevan has received numerous teaching awards including the Council of Residency Directors’ National Faculty Teaching Award and the American College of Emergency Physicians National Faculty Teaching Award.