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Elizabeth Schoenfeld, MD

Emergency Medicine Department
Ultrasound Division
  • Emergency Ultrasound Clerkship Coordinator
  • Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01199
  • Emergency Ultrasound Fellowship
    University of Maryland Medical School
    College Park, MD
  • Emergency Medicine Residency
    George Washington University Hospital
    Washington, DC
  • The Alpert Medical School, Brown University
    Providence, RI


Honors and Awards
  • Resident Research Award, George Washington University Emergency Medicine Residency, 2009
  • Best Inservice Exam Score, George Washington University Emergency Medicine Residency, 2009
  • Best Diagnostic Imaging Presentation: Mid-Atlantic SAEM Conference, 2008
Areas of Interest
  • Emergency Ultrasound (US) including intravenous access and US in the evaluation of renal colic
  • Emergency Ultrasound education of medical students and residents
  • Near Infrared spectroscopy in the evaluation of testicular pain
  • Schoenfeld E, Marshall A, Ford D, Merchant A, Maulucci C, Stein D, Euerle B. Sonographic measurement of optic nerve sheath diameter and correlation with intracranial pressure. Boston, MA. Jun 1-Jun 5, 2011. Published abstract in Acad Emerg Med 2011 18(5) Suppl 1:Sxxx.
  • Schoenfeld EM, Shokoohi H, Boniface K.  Ultrasound-Guided Peripheral Intravenous Access in the Emergency Department: A Patient-Centered Survey. (WJEM: in print)
  • Schoenfeld EM, Lemkin DL. Massive Hemothorax from a Type-B Aortic Dissection. J Emerg Med. 2011 Apr 25. PMID: 21524883
  • Schoenfeld E, Boniface K, Shokoohi.  ED Technicians can successfully place ultrasound-guided intravenous catheters in patients with poor vascular access.  Am J Emerg Med. 2011 Jun;29(5):496-501. Epub 2010 Apr 24.
  • Schoenfeld EM, McKay MP. Mastitis and methicillin-resistent Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA): the calm before the storm? J Emerg Med. 2010 May;38(4):e31-4.  Epub 2009 Feb 20.
  • Schoenfeld EM, McKay MP.  Weekend emergency department visits in Nebraska: higher utilization, lower acuity.  J Emerg Med. 2010 May:38(4):542-5. Epub 2009 Feb 20.
  • Caro-Bruce E, Schoenfeld E, Nothnagle M, Taylor J. Addressing gaps in abortion education: a sexual health elective created by medical students.  Med Teach. 2006 May;28(3): 244-7.