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Dr. Patrick Ling MD, RMSK, CCPE, MPH, FCFP, CCFP-EM Faculty, Emergency Medicine

About Dr. Patrick Ling

Education

2013          Diploma of Sports Medicine, Canadian Academy of Sport and Exercise Medicine
2012          Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Fellowship, Jefferson Ultrasound Radiology and Education Institute
2011          Masters of Public Health- University of Saskatchewan, School of Public Health
1994          Doctor of Medicine, Queen’s University, Faculty of Medicine
1994          Bachelor of Science, Queen’s University, Arts and Science

Other Credentials

2012          CCPE, Certified Canadian Physician Executive, Canadian Physician Executive, Canadian Medical Association
2012          RMSK, Musculoskeletal Ultrasonographer, American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
2007          FCFP, Fellow, College of Family Physicians of Canada FCFP
2000          CCFP (EM), Special Competency in Emergency Medicine, College of Family Physicians of Canada          
1996          CCFP, Certification in Family Medicine, College of Family Physicians of                                 Canada          

Life Support Courses

2009          ATLS provider
                   ACLS course director, instructor, and provider
                   PALS provider

Other Courses

2014          Violence Threat Risk Assessment - Level 1
2012          Emergency Department Echo (EDE 2)
2008-9      Physician Manager Institute (PMI) Parts 1, 2,3,4,5
2004          Emergency Department Echo (EDE)

Appointments and Promotions

May 2015 to date        Medical Director, Saskatchewan Marathon
July 2012 to date        Sports Medicine Physician, Avant Sports Medicine, Diagnostic and Interventional Musculoskeletal Sonologist
Dec 2012 to date        Senior physician- Family Medicine, Student Health Centre, University of Saskatchewan
June 2003 to date        Clinical Associate Professor, Academic Department of Family Medicine, University of Saskatchewan
May 2002 to 2011       Program Director, Emergency Medicine Residency program, Academic Department of Family Medicine, University of Saskatchewan
Oct 1997 to date        Associate Staff, Department of Emergency Medicine, Saskatoon Health Region
Feb 2004 – 2008        Phase D Undergraduate Coordinator, Post Graduate Coordinator, Emergency Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan

Honours (Medals, Fellowships, Prizes)      
2012                   Long Service Award, Academic Family Medicine, University of Saskatchewan
2009-2011       Expanded Skills Fellowship, University of Saskatchewan
2009                  Janus CPD/CME Scholarship, CFPC
1988-1990       Dean’s Honour List, Queen’s University
1988-1989       Tricolour Scholarship, Queen’s University

Selected Publications

Papers in refereed journals

Murata A, Ling P. Asthma diagnosis and management. Emergency Medicine Clinics of North America 2012; 30 (2): 203-222.
Huang D, Kapur AK, Ling P, Purssell R, Henneberry RJ, Champagne CR, Lee VK, Francescutti LH. CAEP position statement on cellphone use while driving. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine 2010;12 (4):365-76.

Invited papers/abstracts in published conference proceedings        

Ling, P.M. 2015 Musculoskeletal Ultrasound in Sports Medicine, Family Medicine Forum, Toronto, ON November 2015
Ling P.M., 2010. Going Beyond the ED: Public Health and Emergency Medicine. Family      Medicine Forum, Vancouver, BC

Invited lectures (outside of U of S) and invited conference presentations

Major Lectures
Ling, P.M. 2015 Prescribing Exercise in Primary Care, Saskatchewan College of Family Physicians Annual Scientific Assembly, Regina, SK, Sept 2015
Ling, P.M. 2014 Exercise is Medicine on Campus Symposium, Saskatoon, SK November 2014
Ling, P.M. 2013 Practical Workshop: Upper and Lower Extremity.  Radiology Conference, Saskatoon SK, June 2013
Ling, P.M. 2011 Injury Prevention. Saskatchewan Emergency Medicine Annual Conference, Saskatoon, SK, October 2011
Ling, P.M. 2011 Keeping Up with Emergency Medicine. Saskatchewan Emergency Medicine Annual Conference, Saskatoon, SK, October 2011
Ling, P.M. 2011 Approach to Laboratory Results. Acute Care Medley, Saskatoon SK, January 2011
Ling, P.M. 2009 Acetaminophen Toxicity. Saskatchewan Emergency Medicine Annual Conference, Saskatoon SK, October 2009
Ling, P.M. 2005 Procedural Sedation. Emergency Medicine Conference, Saskatoon, SK, February 2005
Ling, P.M. 2001, Common Foot Fractures St. Paul’s Hospital Orthopedic conference, Saskatoon, SK, 2001
Ling, P.M. 1999, Compartment Syndrome, St. Paul’s Hospital Orthopedic conference, Saskatoon, SK

Research grant and contract information

2010    College of Medicine, Summer Student Research Grant
2004    College of Medicine, Summer Student Research Grant
1989    NSERC summer student research grant