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Kisha Martin, MD, Appointed Director of Clinical Operations at Temple University Hospital - Episcopal Campus

Kisha M. Martin, MD, has been appointed Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine at Temple University School of Medicine and Director of Clinical Operations at Temple University Hospital- Episcopal Campus. Prior to joining Temple, Dr. Martin was an attending physician at Reading Hospital in Reading, PA.

Board-certified in Emergency Medicine, Dr. Martin earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia and her medical degree from Hahnemann University School of Medicine. She completed a two-year general surgery residency at Abington Memorial Hospital followed by a surgical oncology research fellowship at Weill Medical College of Cornell University in New York. Dr. Martin also completed an emergency medicine residency at Temple University Hospital.

"I am thrilled to be back at Temple and have the opportunity, once again, to serve this community," says Dr. Martin. "I trained as a resident here and I'm looking forward to being a part of the team that gave me so much."

"It is with great pleasure that we welcome Dr. Martin back to the Temple system,” says Robert McNamara, MD, FAAEM, Professor and Chairperson of Temple’s Department of Emergency Medicine.  “Her administrative skills and clinical excellence will enhance the care of our patients."

Dr. Martin specializes in emergency medicine. She is a member of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine, American College of Emergency Physicians and International Association of Forensic Nurses.


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