Laura Welsh, MD
Assistant Professor
Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine
Emergency Medicine

MD, University of Massachusetts Medical School
BA, Bowdoin College

Laura Welsh, MD is an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at the Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine and is the Associate Residency Program Director for the BMC Emergency Medicine residency program. She joined the BU faculty after completing medical education research fellowship at University of Washington and was chief resident at the Harvard Affiliate Emergency Medicine Residency Program

Dr Welsh's professional interests include:
- clinical coaching
- feedback
- post-traumatic growth and learning
- graduate medical education
- residency administration
- curriculum design

Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.

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  1. MacVane CZ, Puissant M, Fix M, Strout TD, Bonney C, Welsh L, Mittelman A, Ricker J, Agarwal I. Scheduling practices for pregnant emergency medicine residents. AEM Educ Train. 2022 Dec; 6(6):e10813.View Related Profiles. PMID: 36425789; DOI: 10.1002/aet2.10813;
  2. Mittelman A, Fang A, Welsh L. Man With Finger Ulcerations. Ann Emerg Med. 2022 Sep; 80(3):e21-e22.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35995524
  3. Sheng AY, Gottlieb M, Welsh L. Leveraging learner-centered educational frameworks to combat health mis/disinformation. AEM Educ Train. 2021 Aug; 5(4):e10711.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34926972; DOI: 10.1002/aet2.10711;
  4. Laura Welsh. EM Fundamentals: The Essential Handbook for EM Residents. Emergency Medicine Residents Association. Houston, TX. 2021.
  5. Jauregui J, Watsjold B, Welsh L, Ilgen JS, Robins L. Generational 'othering': The myth of the Millennial learner. Med Educ. 2020 01; 54(1):60-65. PMID: 31515842; DOI: 10.1111/medu.13795;
  6. Rosenman ED, Bullard MJ, Jones KA, Welsh L, Brolliar SM, Levine BR, Grand JA, Fernandez R. Development and Empirical Testing of a Novel Team Leadership Assessment Measure: A Pilot Study Using Simulated and Live Patient Encounters. AEM Educ Train. 2019 Apr; 3(2):163-171. PMID: 31008428; DOI: 10.1002/aet2.10321;
  7. Welsh L. Creating Psychological Safety. 2017. View Publication
  8. Welsh L. Stimulating Active Learning: Audience Response Systems. 2017. View Publication
  9. Welsh L, Binder W, Miller ES. Unsteady Gait and Dizziness. J Emerg Med. 2016 Jun; 50(6):887-90. PMID: 27221016; DOI: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2016.03.032;
  10. Zabolotny JM, Kim YB, Welsh LA, Kershaw EE, Neel BG, Kahn BB. Protein-tyrosine phosphatase 1B expression is induced by inflammation in vivo. J Biol Chem. 2008 May 23; 283(21):14230-41.View Related Profiles. PMID: 18281274; PMCID: PMC2386946; DOI: 10.1074/jbc.M800061200;

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Bar chart showing 10 publications over 6 distinct years, with a maximum of 2 publications in 2017 and 2019 and 2021 and 2022


2020 Emergency Medicine Residents Association (EMRA): National Faculty Teaching Excellence Award
2020 BMC EM Residency Program: Outstanding Faculty Award
2018 University of Washington: Emergency Medicine Educational Leadership Award
2018 University of Washington : Excellence in Didactic Education
2017 MedEdPORTAL: Outstanding Peer Reviewer
2016 Harvard Affiliated Residency Program : Outstanding Resident Teacher Award
2012 University of Massachusetts Medical School : Alpha Omega Honor Society
In addition to these self-described keywords below, a list of MeSH based concepts is available here.

Education, Graduate Medical
Evaluations, Program
Students, Medical
Residency, Medical
Residency and Internship
Career Choices

Dr. Welsh has extensive experience mentoring trainees of all levels including junior faculty, fellows, residents and medical students. She takes a broad view of mentorship emphasizing the importance of sponsorship in any mentor relationship and crucial to the development of any mentee.

Available to Mentor as: (Review Mentor Role Definitions):
  • Advisor
  • Career Mentor
  • Co-Mentor or Peer Mentor
  • Education Mentor
  • Project Mentor
Contact for Mentoring:
  • Email (see 'Contact Info')

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Boston MA 02118
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