Hamid Shokoohi Hamid Shokoohi
Director, Ultrasonography Fellowship
Clinical Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

Office Phone: 202-741-2911
Email: Email
Department: Emergency Medicine


Emergency Ultrasound and
Emergency Public Health

Languages Spoken:

George Washington University

The George Washington University School of Medicine & Health Sciences Emergency and Critical Care Ultrasound

Board Certifications:
Diplomat, American Board of Emergency Medicine
Fellow, American College of Emergency Physicians
American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography
American Registry for Diagnostic Cardiac Sonography

Special Interests:
Emergency Ultrasound
Clinical Research
Emergency Public Health
Hyperbaric Medicine

Interest Section(s)

  • Clinical Research
  • Emergency Ultrasound
  • Wound Care - Hyperbaric Medicine


Shokoohi H, Boniface K, Pourmand A, Yadav K, Liu YT, Bellamkonda-Athmaram V; Bedside ultrasound protocol improves management of patients presenting with non-traumatic hypotension. Acad Emerg Med, Vol.18, No.5, S447, May 2011

Boniface K, Shokoohi H, Smith R, Scantlebury K, Tele-ultrasound and paramedics: real-time remote physician guidance of the FAST examination. Am J Emerg Med. 2011 Jun; 29(5):477-81

Schoenfeld E, Boniface K, Shokoohi H; ED technicians can successfully place ultrasound-guided intravenous catheters in patients with poor vascular access. Am J Emerg Med. 2011 Jun; 29(5): 496-501

Shokoohi H, Bangale A, Boniface K, Liu T, Woods A; Emergency Department Scribes: A New Resource for Bedside Ultrasound Image Acquisition! J Ultrasound Med 30: S58, March 2010

Shokoohi H, Boniface K, Siegel A, Shesser R; The learning curve and proficiency attainment of preclinical medical students in FAST ultrasound examination: a prospective study. Acad Emerg Med, Vol16, No.4, S141, 2009

Shokoohi H, Boniface KS, Siegel A. Validation of a new external anatomical landmark on visualization of target organs during the FAST ultrasound exam. J Ultrasound Med 28: S43, 2009

Boniface K, Shokoohi H, Doctor S, Pourmand A, McKay MP. Acute subretinal hemorrhage and exudative age-related macular degeneration: the role of bedside ultrasound in ED diagnosis and management. Am J Emerg Med. 2009 Mar; 27 (3): 369.e5-369.e7

Shokoohi H, Shesser R, Smith J, Hill M, Hirsch R. The Correlation between Elevated Troponin and Pulmonary Artery Obstruction Index in ED Patients with PE, Am J Emerg Med. 2009 May; 27 (4): 449-453

Shokoohi H, Smith J, Holmes A, Abell B; Bilateral Compartment Syndrome as the result of IVC filter thrombosis, Annals of Emergency Medicine, 2008 Aug; 52(2): 104-7

Shokoohi H, Shesser R, Hirsch R; Use of cardiac troponin I for risk stratification of patients with pulmonary embolism in emergency department. Acad Emerg Med. 2007; 14

Smith, J; Shokoohi H and Holliman J: The Search for Common Ground; Developing Emergency Medicine in Iran, Academic Emergency Medicine, 2007 May; 14(5): 457-62

Industry Relationships and Collaborations

This faculty member (or a member of their immediate family) has reported a financial interest with the health care related companies listed below. These relations have been reported to the University and, when appropriate, management plans are in place to address potential conflicts.

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