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Erin Dunbar, MD, MSc, FAAP

Assistant professor

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Emergency medicine

Board Certifications

Pediatrics, Pediatric Emergency Medicine


VCU Medical Center Main Hospital
1250 E. Marshall Street
Richmond, VA 23219
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Areas of interest

Reducing radiation exposure in children
Teaching residents and medical students
Disaster and mass gathering medicine


Dr. Erin Dunbar is a board certified Pediatric Emergency Medicine physician and Assistant Professor at Virginia Commonwealth University Health System. She completed her residency training in Pediatrics at Westchester Medical Center in New York. She then finished her Pediatric Emergency Medicine fellowship at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. In addition, she has completed a Masters degree in Immunology from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada.

She has a specific interest in process improvement in the Emergency Department. Through this interest she has worked on initiatives in the areas of bronchiolitis and intussusception. Specifically this has involved reducing the admission rate of patients who can be safely observed in the Emergency Department and discharged home with the goal of reducing inpatient admissions, decreasing costs for families, and improving patient and parent satisfaction.

She also has interest in disaster and mass gathering medicine as well as medical student, resident, and fellowship teaching.


Medical School St. George's University, Grenada, WI
Residency Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, NY
Fellowship University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Research interests

Home oxygen for bronchiolitis,Reducing admission rates for uncomplicated intussusception

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  • Specialty: Pediatric Emergency Medicin

Board Certifications

Clinical Interests

  • Reducing radiation exposure in children
  • Teaching residents and medical students
  • Disaster and mass gathering medicine

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