Jeffrey Arnold, MD is the Medical Director at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center. He earned a Bachelor of Arts from Sonoma State University and completed a post-baccalaureate program in Biochemistry at UC Berkeley. Dr. Arnold attended medical school at the Stanford University School of Medicine and completed his internship and residency in Emergency Medicine at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. He is board certified in Emergency Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP).
Since 2000, Dr. Arnold has served on the faculty of the departments of Emergency Medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine and Yale University School of Medicine. He has lectured and led workshops in emergency medicine-related topics throughout the world, from South Korea to Turkey.
Dr. Arnold has received several top honors during his academic and professional careers, including the “Best Lecture Award” at the NATO Medical Conference in Slovenia, two “Academic Achievement Awards” from the Baystate Medical Education and Research Foundation, and “Best Clinical Teacher Award” from the Department of Emergency Medicine at Yale University School of Medicine.
Dr. Arnold has authored over 50 articles in a number of peer-reviewed journals and text books, and is the incoming Editor-in-Chief of the journal, Pre-hospital and Disaster Medicine. In 2001, Dr. Arnold served as the Medical Advisor for Universal Studios on the film, Dragonfly.
He says of CEP, “CEP leverages the talents, inspiration, and hard work of emergency physicians to provide the best possible experience for all of our constituencies in Emergency Medicine: our patients, nurses, other ED staff, hospitals, communities, colleagues in other specialties and each other.”
Dr. Arnold’s hobbies include making art, gardening, hiking, and traveling.