Assistant Program Director
Emergency Medicine Residency
Stanford University School of Medicine
Clinical Assistant Professor (Affiliate)
Stanford University School of Medicine
Kaiser Permanente Santa Clara
Employee of the month 02/2020
Physician of the month 06/2019
Deputy Editor in Chief
Academic Life in Emergency Medicine
Contributing Orthopedics Editor
Site Clerkship Director
SCOPE Physician Liaison
Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Sibley Memorial Hospital
Arts and crafts aficionado
Reader of many books, including cheesy science fiction starring strong female heroines
Emergency Medicine at University of California, San Francisco
07/2012 - 07/2016
Recipient of the SD award
2014-2015 Outstanding Resident Medical Student Educator Award
2015-2016 UCSF Excellence and Innovation in Graduate Medical Education Award.
Area of Distinction and Pathways program completion in Medical Education
MD at Stanford University School of Medicine
08/2008 - 06/2012
Recipient of Kolos, McIvor, and Robert M Ferguson scholarships
Recipient of Stanford Medical Scholar Award
Business Administrative Intern at Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Built and coded physician dashboard for assessing metrics in medical management of chronic diabetics.
BA in Biology at Washington University in St Louis
06/2003 - 04/2007
Honors: 3.93 GPA
Recipient of Ramirez and Olonzo y Losada scholarships
Phi Beta Kappa
Silverio LM. Contributor "Language." AnnouncED. Publication in progress.
Silverio LM. Contributor "Bits and Pieces." ERCast. November, 2019.
Silverio LM. Lecturer. "Esophagoose: Esophageal Emergencies." ACEP. October, 2019.
Silverio LM. Lecturer. "Don't Ovary act: Vaginal bleeding in the nonpregnant patient." ACEP. October, 2019.
Silverio LM, Chen E. "L&D in the ED: A Game-Based Approach to Learning High-Risk Obstetric Emergencies." Mededportal. 2019; 15: 10815.
Silverio LM. Author. "Approach to Abdominal Pain." CDEM M4 curriculum. September, 2019.
Silverio LM. Author. "The Wardrobe Conundrum: Your White Coat." Feminem. January 17, 2019. https://feminem.org/2019/01/17/the-wardrobe-conundrum-your-white-coat/
Silverio LM. Guest Lecturer. "You give me fever." Stanford-Kaiser Emergency Medicine Conference. January 9, 2019.
Silverio LM. Contributor. "Neurologic Emergencies in Pregnancy." ERCast. December, 2018.
Silverio LM. Lecturer "Lost in Translation: 10 Minutes Could Save a Lifetime." ACEP Drop-the-mic competition. October 3, 2018.
Silverio LM. Guest Lecturer. "Vag Bleed Upreg Neg." UCSF Emergency Medicine Residency Conference. September 13, 2018.
Silverio LM. Author (publication in process). Thoracic-Respiratory Disorders. In SB Promes (Ed.), Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine Examination and Board Review, 3rd edition. McGraw-Hill Global Education Holdings, LLC.
Silverio LM. Author. "Trick of the Trade: DIY skyhook for Upper Extremity Swelling." Academic Life in Emergency Medicine. May 28, 2018. https://www.aliem.com/2018/05/tricks-of-the-trade-diy-skyhook/
Silverio LM. Guest Lecturer. "Upper Extremity Orthopedic Injuries." UCSF Emergency Medicine Residency Conference. May 10, 2018.
Silverio LM. Contributor. "Lin Sessions- Ortho Imaging." Emergency Medicine Reviews and Perspectives. January 1, 2018. https://www.emrap.org/episode/thecollector/linsessions
Silverio LM. Guest Lecturer. "Stroke Starts at Home." DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services Grand Rounds. September 19, 2017.
Silverio LM. Guest Lecturer. "Sepsis in the Field" DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services Grand Rounds. March 28, 2017.
Silverio LM, Cheung EV. Patient adherence with postoperative restrictions after rotator cuff repair. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2014 Apr;23(4):508-13.
Cheung EV, Silverio LM, Sperling JW. Strategies in biologic augmentation of rotator cuff repair: a review. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2010 Jun;468(6):1476-84.
Cheung EV, Silverio L, Yao J. Delivered growth factor therapy to improve healing after rotator cuff repair. Stem Cells and Cloning: Advances and Applications. 2010 Oct;2010(3):135-144.
Cirrito JR, Kang JE, Lee J, Stewart FR, Verges DK, Silverio LM, Bu G, Mennerick S, Holtzman DM. Endocytosis is required for synaptic activity-dependent release of amyloid-beta in vivo. Neuron. 2008 Apr 10;58(1):42-51.
Sibley Memorial Hospital Sim Council
Initiated development of a robust simulation program for high acuity adult emergencies. Ultimate aim was to augment regular clinical experiences with hands-on and just-in-time learning and training.
Residency Curriculum Development
Worked in series of teams to redesign EM residency curriculum including creating and directing new block models and small group sessions for obstetrics and gynecology, psychiatry, and pulmonology. Efforts have focused on incorporating small-group discussions, shorter lecture times, increased asynchronous learning, and increased resident involvement.
Reviewer of Applicants to the UCSF-SFGH Emergency Medicine Residency
Read and evaluate over 200 applications to attend the UCSF-SFGH residency.
Reviewer of Applicants to the VESP Emergency Medicine Sub-Intern Scholarship
Read and evaluated applications of individuals who have overcome financial or cultural adversity to enter medical school and who plan on continuing training in emergency medicine.
Resident liaison to UCSF EMIG
Assisted medical students in running 6 annual emergency medicine-focused events including simulation, skills sessions, case series, and research forums. Ran the UCSF EMentor program in which preclinical medical students can work with and shadow emergency medicine residents in the department.
Resident lead for UCSF Noracal EMIG Symposium
Assisted medical students in running 150-person annual symposium, focusing this year on global emergency medicine. Symposium features small group skills sessions, 4-6 speakers, and community physician and emergency medicine residency director panels.
Member of Medication Administration Safety Committee
SAEM Conference Abstract Reviewer
Read and evaluated 30 abstracts for presentation at the 2014 SAEM annual conference.
Member, American College of Emergency Physicians