Joelle Donofrio-Ödmann, DO

Joelle Donofrio-Ödmann, DO, serves as an Associate Professor at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, and the deputy chief medical officer for the City of San Diego and the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department.
After graduating cum laude from Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Dr. Donofrio-Ödmann completed her pediatric residency at the University of Southern California and Los Angeles County Medical Center. She went on to complete a three-year pediatric emergency medicine fellowship at Harbor-UCLA and an emergency medical services fellowship at UC San Diego. She is board certified in pediatrics, pediatric emergency medicine, and emergency medical services.
Dr. Donofrio-Ödmann's research interests and publications involve pediatric disaster and prehospital care of both adults and children. Her other interests include paramedic pediatric education and optimization of prehospital system-based care. She is involved in Free Open Access Medical Education (FOAMed) as an editor and podcaster with both the National Association of EMS Physician (NAEMSP)’s Prehospital Emergency Care Podcast and the Digital EMS California Academy of Learning (DECAL)’s California EMS Podcast series.