Kevin M. Ryan, MD

Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine

Kevin Ryan


Dr. Kevin M. Ryan, MD is an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine for the Boston University School of Medicine. Dr. Ryan received his MD from Tufts University School of Medicine in 2010 and completed an emergency medicine residency at Boston University Medical Center. He pursued a Disaster Medicine Fellowship at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in 2015 and EMS Fellowship at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in North Carolina in 2016. He served as Assistant Medical Director at Stokes County EMS in North Carolina prior to joining as Associate Medical Director for BostonEMS. He is interested in prehospital care, EMS education and disaster medicine.



  • Tufts University School of Medicine, MD
  • Brandeis University, BA


  • Published on 1/19/2021

    Ryan KM, Bui MD, Dugas JN, Zvonar I, Tobin JM. Impact of prehospital airway interventions on outcome in cardiac arrest following drowning: A study from the CARES Surveillance Group. Resuscitation. 2021 Jan 19. PMID: 33482267.

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  • Published on 1/18/2021

    Bui M, Ryan KM, Oke I, Peeler CE, Jacquet GA. A Posttraumatic Dilated, Proptotic Eye Does Not Always Need a Lateral Canthotomy! A Review of Superior Orbital Fissure Syndrome for Emergency Physicians. J Emerg Med. 2021 Jan 18. PMID: 33478843.

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  • Published on 8/8/2020

    Ryan KM, Dugas J, Pina T, Maksimenko Y, Liu J. Drowning injuries in the United States: Patient characteristics, mortality risk, and associated primary diagnoses. Injury. 2020 Nov; 51(11):2560-2564. PMID: 32798037.

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  • Published on 5/19/2020

    Ryan KM, Mostaghimi S, Dugas J, Goralnick E. Emergency Physician Involvement in Hospital Preparedness: A National Survey of Academic Medical Centers. Disaster Med Public Health Prep. 2020 May 19; 1-4. PMID: 32425143.

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  • Published on 2/9/2018

    Ryan K, George D, Liu J, Mitchell P, Nelson K, Kue R. The Use of Field Triage in Disaster and Mass Casualty Incidents: A Survey of Current Practices by EMS Personnel. Prehosp Emerg Care. 2018 Jul-Aug; 22(4):520-526. PMID: 29425472.

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  • Published on 7/1/2017

    Ryan KM, Breaud AH, Eliseo L, Goto R, Mitchell P. Injuries and exposures among ocean safety providers: A review of workplace injuries and exposures from 2007-2012. J Occup Environ Hyg. 2017 Jul; 14(7):534-539. PMID: 28426289.

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  • Published on 5/23/2016

    Ryan KM, Gagnon M, Hanna T, Mello B, Fofana M, Ciottone G, Molloy M. Noise Pollution: Do We Need a Solution? An Analysis of Noise in a Cardiac Care Unit. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2016 Aug; 31(4):432-5. PMID: 27211892.

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  • Published on 12/7/2015

    Ryan KM, Nathanson AT, Baird J, Wheelhouse J. Injuries and Fatalities on Sailboats in the United States 2000-2011: An Analysis of US Coast Guard Data. Wilderness Environ Med. 2016 Mar; 27(1):10-8. PMID: 26674142.

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  • Published on 1/1/1900

    Ryan, KM, Mothershead, JL, Yeskey, K, Brewster, P. Disaster Medicine. Selected Federal Disaster Response Agencies and Capabilities. Elsevier. Washington, DC.

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