Internship & Residency
University of California, San Diego
06/2015 - 06/2019
George Washington Hospital
Doctor of Medicine
08/2011 - 05/2015
Harvard School of Public Health, Cyprus International Institute
Environmental Public Health
Master of Science
08/2008 - 08/2009
Areas of Expertise
PUBLICATIONS, POSTERS AND PRESENTATIONS
Oreman, Rob, et al. “Bias, Chest Tubes and Listener Mail.” ERcast, season 1, episode 26, May 2019.
Alker, Ashely. “Women in Emergency Medicine Leadership Panel.” Southern California EM Symposium Sponsored by CAL/AAEM and AAEM/RSA, 2 Feb. 2019, Los Angeles, California.
Zach Jarou, MD, et al. “Factors Affecting AAMC SVI Performance.” Factors Affecting AAMC SVI Performance EMRA, EM Resident , 17 Apr. 2018, www.emra.org/emresident/article/svi-study-results/.
Alker, Ashely. The Making of a LeadER. CORD Connects, 1 November 2017. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aYVcONKBwMA&feature=youtu.be.
Alker, Ashely. “The Wonder Women of WiEM: Why Do Female Superheroes Still Need Support Organizations?.” Common Sense, vol. 25, no. 2, 1 March 2018, p.40.
Alker, Ashely. “Delivery of Healthcare in Challenging Conditions.” Providing High Quality Emergency Care in Low Resource Environments. Mediterranean Emergency Medicine Congress, 9 Sept. 2017, Lisbon, Portugal.
Alker, Ashely. “Let’s get Political.” Common Sense, vol. 24, no. 5, 1 Sept 2017, p.19.
Alker, Ashely. “Represent Yourself.” Common Sense, vol. 24, no. 4, 1 July 2017, p.25.
Alker, Ashely. “Wellness and Resiliency.” Common Sense, vol. 24, no. 3, 1 May 2017, p.25.
Alker, Ashely. “Be the Exception and Make the Rules.” Common Sense, vol. 24, no. 1, 1 January 2017, p.18.
Alker, Ashely. “How to Make a Leader.” FemInEM, FemInEm, 17 July 2017.
Alker A, TEDx UCSD, Speaker, University of California, San Diego, May 2016
Alker A, “Crossing Borders: A Preventative Health Opportunity in the Emergency Department.” Abstract, Poster, American Academy of Emergency Medicine. February 2016.
Alker A, “Presentation of Urethral Transection in the Emergency Department.” Abstract, Poster, American Academy of Emergency Medicine. February 2016.
Alker A, “Presentation of Acute Gout in the Emergency Department.” Abstract, Poster, American Academy of Emergency Medicine. February 2016.
Alker A, “Presentation of rental Detachment.” Abstract, Poster, American Academy of Emergency Medicine. February 2016.
Alker A, "A Physician at TEDMED 2015: Here's the Topic That Stood Out." KevinMD.com. KevinMD, 19 Nov. 2015. http://www.kevinmd.com/blog/2015/11/physician-tedmed-2015-heres-topic-stood.html.
Alker A, "Finding Humanity in Healthcare." TEDMED 2015. TEDMED, 24 Nov. 2015. http://tedmed.tumblr.com/post/133886412423/finding-humanity-in-healthcare.
Alker, A. "Facing Death and Our Dying Wishes." The San Diego Union-Tribune 01 Oct. 2015, Opinion sec.: B11. Print.
Alker A. “West Nile Virus Associated Acute Flaccid Paralysis.” British Medical Journal Case Reports May, 2 2015, doi:10.1136/bcr 2014-206480
Nehme M, Alker A, Ayanian S, “West Nile Virus Case Presentation.” Presentation at George Washington Hospital Medicine Grand Rounds, February 26, 2014
Alker A, “Immigrant Vaccination Rate Survey, Ramon y Cajal Urgent Care.” Abstract, Poster, George Washington University Research Colloquial. April 2013
Alker A, Kippin T, “Epidermal Growth Factor Induced Proliferation of Neurosphere Forming Cells,” Abstract, Poster, University of California Undergraduate Research Colloquium, April 2008