Kyle Fischer, MD, MPH, FACEP
Clinical Assistant Professor
Director of the Health Policy and Leadership Fellowship program
University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine
Kyle Fischer, MD, MPH, FACEP is a clinical assistant professor and the director of the Health Policy and Leadership Fellowship program at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine. Broadly, his interests focus on novel approaches to emergency department based public health interventions and their intersection with public policy. Dr. Fischer works extensively in the field of violence prevention through the Health Alliance for Violence Intervention where he serves as the Policy Director.
Dr. Fischer’s health policy work is grounded in considerable experience in legislative health policy. He has previously held positions in the Wisconsin and Maryland state legislatures as well as the United States House of Representatives Energy and Commerce Committee- Subcommittee on Health.
Dr. Fischer received a bachelor of science degree from the University of Wisconsin. He continued at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health to receive a combined MD/MPH. He completed his emergency medicine residency at Drexel University in Philadelphia, where he was also chief resident. Subsequently, he completed a fellowship in health policy and leadership at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.