Emergency Medicine Faculty

Roberto Hennessy, MD

Assistant Professor/Clinical

Photo Department: Emergency Medicine
Email: hennessy@uthscsa.edu

Board Certifications: American Board of Emergency Medicine

MD, University of Texas Medical School, Houston, TX, 2003
BS, Aerospace Engineering, United States Military Academy, West Point, NY, 1989

Postgraduate training:
EMS Fellowship, Brooke Army Medical Center, Ft. Sam Houston, TX, 2010
Residency, Brooke Army Medical Center, Ft. Sam Houston, Texas, 2006

Research interests:

Clinical interests:


2006, A Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Different Treatment Regimens Following Oleoresin capsaicin (Pepper Spray) Exposure, Society of Academic Emergency Medicine Conference (Co-Presenter)

2006, Hemostatic Disorders, EM Grand Rounds lecture

2005, Management of the Obstructed Airway, EM Grand Rounds Lecture (Co-Presenter)

2005, Approach to Headache, EM Grand Rounds lecture (Co-Presenter)

2004, Skin Lesions with Anatomic Clues, EM Grand Rounds Lecture

Biosketch: Dr. Hennessy graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering in 1989 from the United States Military Academy. He attended the University of Houston Medical School, earning his MD in 2003. Following medical school, he completed an emergency medicine residency at Brooke Army Medical Center in June 2006 and an EMS Fellowship in June 2010. During his fellowship, he served as faculty for the School of Medicine as a Clinical Instructor.

Honors and awards:

Professional societies:
American College of Emergency Physicians
Government Services Chapter of the American College of Emergency Physicians


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