Dr. Hans Rosenberg

Dr. Hans Rosenberg
Dr. Hans Rosenberg MD, CCFP-EM
Associate Professor
Director of Digital Scholarship and Knowledge Dissemination Program


EM206 - 1053 Carling Ave, Ottawa, ON, K1Y4E9


Medical school

  • University of Toronto 2006


  • University of Ottawa – Family Medicine/Emergency Medicine


  • Bhat, C., Yadav, K. & Rosenberg, H. Defibrillation strategies for refractory ventricular fibrillation.Can J Emerg Med(2023). https://doi.org/10.1007/s43678-023-00486-2 [Role: concept development, manuscript preparation and mentoring lead author]
  • Abunassar, M.J., McCurdy, J., Long, B.& Rosenberg, H.How to assess and manage Crohn’s disease exacerbations in the emergency department.Can J Emerg Med(2023). https://doi.org/10.1007/s43678-023-00473-7 [Role: concept development, manuscript preparation and mentoring lead author]
  • McCurdy, J., Nath, A. & Rosenberg, H. How to assess and manage ulcerative colitis exacerbations in the emergency department.Can J Emerg Med(2023).https://doi.org/10.1007/s43678-023-00461-x [Role: concept development, manuscript preparation]
  • Rosenberg, H., Snider, C., Schull, M.J.et al.Emergency department leadership considerations for the next phase of the COVID-19 pandemic.Can J Emerg Med(2023). https://doi.org/10.1007/s43678-022-00436-4
  • Worrall JC, Bakewell FW, Rosenberg H. When the patient wishes to leave [published online ahead of print, 2023 Jan 9].CJEM. 2023;10.1007/s43678-022-00437-3. doi:10.1007/s43678-022-00437-3 [Role: concept development, manuscript preparation]
  • Kareemi H, Eagles D, Rosenberg H. Does immediate coronary angiography improve survival following out-of-hospital cardiac arrest? CJEM. 2022 Aug;24(5):480-481. doi: 10.1007/s43678-022-00351-8. Epub 2022 Jul 22. PMID: 35869357. [Role: mentorship to first author, concept development, manuscript preparation]
  • Yadav K, Kumar S, Chhabra S, Rosenberg H, Eagles D, Suh KN, Ohle R, Nath A, Thavorn K.Outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy (OPAT) and inpatient treatment strategies for emergencydepartment patients with cellulitis: a cost analysis. Can J Emerg Med. Published online June 2022. doi:10.1007/s43678-022-00320-1.[Role: financial data collection, manuscript preparation]
  • Durr, K.M., Yadav, K. & Rosenberg, H. Effect of noninvasive respiratory strategies on intubation or mortality among patients with acute hypoxemic respiratory failure and COVID-19: The RECOVERY-RS randomized clinical trial.Can J Emerg Med(2022). https://doi.org/10.1007/s43678-022-00327-8 [Role: concept development, manuscript preparation]
  • Hendin, A., Rosenberg, E. & Rosenberg, H. Just the facts: withdrawal of life-sustaining therapy in the ED.Can J Emerg Med(2022). https://doi.org/10.1007/s43678-022-00285-1 [Role: concept development, manuscript preparation]
  • McCurdy A, Mian H, Rosenberg H. Just the facts: how to diagnose and manage patients with multiple myeloma in the emergency department? CJEM. 2022 Feb 18. doi: 10.1007/s43678-022-00270-8. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35178669. [Role: concept development, manuscript preparation]
  • Rosenberg H, Halman S, Yadav K. Polymyalgia rheumatica. CMAJ. 2021 Nov 22;193(46):E1770. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.210541. PMID: 34810164; PMCID: PMC8608453.
  • Long, B., Graybill, J.C. & Rosenberg, H. Just the facts: evaluation and management of thermal burns.Can J Emerg Med(2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s43678-021-00222-8 [Role: concept development, manuscript preparation]
  • Hendin A, Castellucci L, Rosenberg H. Just the facts: how to assess for cerebral venous thrombosis. CJEM. 2021 Aug 24:1–2. doi: 10.1007/s43678-021-00194-9. Epub ahead of print.[Role: concept development, mentorship to 1st author, manuscript preparation, infographic creation]
  • Rosenberg, H., Long, B. & Keays, M. Just the facts: assessment and management of testicular torsion in the emergency department.Can J Emerg Med Care1–4 (2021) doi:10.1007/s43678-021-00189-6. [Role: 1st Author]
  • Kareemi H, Rosenberg H, Yadav K. Is inhaled budesonide an effective treatment for patients with mild early symptoms of COVID-19? CJEM. 2021 Sep;23(5):611-612. doi: 10.1007/s43678-021-00154-3. Epub 2021 Jul 19. PMID: 34279822; PMCID: PMC8287107. [Role: concept development, mentorship to 1st author, manuscript preparation]
  • Neilipovitz J, Rosenberg H, Hiremath S, Savage DW, Ohle R, Alaref A, Yadav K, Atkinson P. CJEM Debate Series: contrast-enhanced imaging should not be withheld for emergency department patients as contrast-induced acute kidney injury is very uncommon. CJEM. 2021 Apr 3. doi: 10.1007/s43678-021-00126-7. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33811636. [Role: participated in literature search, manuscript preparation/review]
  • Rosenberg H, Nath A, Thiruganasambandamoorthy V. Just the facts:how to assess a patient presenting to the emergency department with syncope. CJEM. 2021 Mar 10. doi: 10.1007/s43678-021-00095-x. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33689119. [Role: 1st Author]
  • Long B, Liang SY, Rosenberg H, Hicks C, Gottlieb M. Just the facts: updates in COVID-19 therapeutics. CJEM. 2021 Feb 8. doi: 10.1007/s43678-020-00078-4. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33555601. [Role: contributed with concept development, manuscript preparation/review and design of infographic for social media dissemination]
  • Yadav K, Mattice AMS, Yip R, Rosenberg H, Taljaard M, Nemnom MJ, Ohle R, Yan J, Suh KN, Stiell IG, Eagles D. The impact of an outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy (OPAT) clinic for adults with cellulitis: an interrupted time series study. Intern Emerg Med. 2021 Jan 30. doi: 10.1007/s11739-021-02631-0. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33515424. [Role: contributed with concept development, data collection, and manuscript preparation]
  • Kareemi H, Vaillancourt C, Rosenberg H, Fournier K, Yadav K. Machine Learning Versus Usual Care for Diagnostic and Prognostic Prediction in the Emergency Department: A Systematic Review. Acad Emerg Med. 2021 Feb;28(2):184-196. doi: 10.1111/acem.14190. Epub 2021 Jan 2. PMID: 33277724.[Role: contributed with concept development, literature search, data abstraction, and manuscript preparation]
  • Rosenberg H, Hendin A, Rosenberg E. Just the Facts: Postintubation sedation in the emergency department. CJEM. 2020 Nov;22(6):764-767. doi: 10.1017/cem.2020.437. PMID: 33028458.[Role: 1st Author]
  • Rosenberg H, Nath A, Leppard J, Syed S. New challenges and mitigation strategies for resident selection during the coronavirus disease pandemic.CJEM. 2020;22(6):E14. doi:10.1017/cem.2020.454CJEM. 2020;1-4. doi:10.1017/cem.2020.454 [Role: 1st Author]
  • Mok G, Schouela N, Thurgur L, Ho M,Hall A,Caudle J,Rosenberg H,Shahbaz S. Resident learning during a pandemic: Recommendations for training programs.CJEM. 2020;22(5):617-621. doi:10.1017/cem.2020.435 [Role: contributed with concept development, manuscript preparation/review]
  • Johns P, Rosenberg H. Just the Facts: How to assess a patient with constant significant vertigo and nystagmus in the emergency department [published online ahead of print, 2020 May 27].CJEM. 2020;1‐5. doi:10.1017/cem.2020.34
  • Long B, Liang SY, Rosenberg H, Hicks C, Gottlieb M. Just the Facts: What drugs are safe and effective for COVID-19? [published online ahead of print, 2020 May 22].CJEM. 2020;1‐10. doi:10.1017/cem.2020.403
  • Lang E, Ovens H, Schull MJ, Rosenberg H, Snider C. Authentic Emergency Department Leadership During a Pandemic [published online ahead of print, 2020 Apr 6]. CJEM. 2020;1–5. doi:10.1017/cem.2020.360
  • Rosenberg H, Syed S, Rezaie S. The twitter pandemic: The critical role of twitter in the dissemination of medical information and misinformation during the COVID-19 Pandemic [published online ahead of print, 2020 Apr 6]. CJEM. 2020;1–7. doi:10.1017/cem.2020.361
  • Wilson M, Rosenberg H, Yiu S, Calder L, Addleman S. Accommodating pregnancy and parental leave for the emergency physician: An update [published online ahead of print, 2020 Mar 19]. CJEM. 2020;1–3. doi:10.1017/cem.2019.498
  • Keays M, Rosenberg H. Testicular torsion. CMAJ. 2019;191(28):E792. doi:10.1503/cmaj.190158
  • Yadav K, Rosenberg H, Eagles D, Suh KN. Diagnosis and Management of Non-Purulent Cellulitis in the Emergency Department. CJEM. 2019;21(2):186–189. doi:10.1017/cem.2019.6
  • Syed S, Rosenberg H. FOAMed and social media - innovation or disruption?. CJEM. 2018;20(6):818–820. doi:10.1017/cem.2018.471
  • Kumar T, Rosenberg H. Take-home naloxone. CMAJ. 2017;189(37):E1192. doi:10.1503/cmaj.170600
  • Lo A, Shappell E, Rosenberg H, et al. Four strategies to find, evaluate, and engage with online resources in emergency medicine. CJEM. 2018;20(2):293–299. doi:10.1017/cem.2017.387
  • Rosenberg, H. 2017. One Day, I’ll Be Like...Annals of emergency medicine. 69, 6 (2017), 780.
  • Kumar, T. and Rosenberg, H. 2017. Take-home naloxone.Canadian Medical Association Journal. 189, 37 (2017), E1192–E1192.
  • Lo, A., Shappell, E., Rosenberg, H., Thoma, B., Ahn, J., Trueger, N. and Chan, T. 2017. Four strategies to find, evaluate, and engage with online resources in emergency medicine.Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine. (2017), 1–7.
  • Fernando, S. M., Charbonneau, V., & Rosenberg, H. (2017). Hypercapnea and Acidemia despite Hyperventilation following Endotracheal Intubation in a Case of Unknown Severe Salicylate Poisoning.Case Reports in Critical Care,2017, 1–3.http://doi.org/10.1155/2017/6835471
  • Kisilewicz, M., Rosenberg, H., & Vaillancourt, C. (2017). Remifentanil for procedural sedation: a systematic review of the literature.Emergency Medicine Journal, emermed–2016–206129–8.http://doi.org/10.1136/emermed-2016-206129
  • K Kyeremanteng, G D’Egidio, C Wan, A Baxter, and H Rosenberg Compartment Syndrome as a Result of Systemic Capillary Leak Syndrome,Case Rep Crit Care, Volume 2016 (2016), Article ID 4206397
  • Hendin A, Rosenberg H. The floating foot: a case of total talar dislocation. CJEM. March 2016:1–2.
  • Rosenberg, Hans (2016). The Case of the Debriefing Debacle. InChan TM, McColl T, Luckett-Gatopoulos S, Purdy E, Thoma B (Eds). (2016).MedicalEducation in Cases: Volume 2 (1st Edition). Digital File. San Francisco, CA; Academic Life in Emergency Medicine. ISBN: 978-0-9907948-4-4.
  • Yoo JH, Rosenberg H. How to diagnose a Canadian: a case of foreign body ingestion. CJEM. 2014;16(4):322. doi:10.2310/8000.2013.131161.
  • Chan TM, Rosenberg H, Lin M. Global Emergency Medicine Journal Club: Social Media Responses to the January 2014 Online Emergency Medicine Journal Club on Subarachnoid Hemorrhage*. Ann Emerg Med. 2014;64(1):88–94. doi:10.1016/j.annemergmed.2014.05.015.
  • Cheung W, Rosenberg H, Vaillancourt C. Barriers and Facilitators to Intraosseous Access in Adult Resuscitations When Peripheral Intravenous Access Is Not Achievable. Callaway CW, ed. Academic Emergency Medicine. 2014;21(3):250–256. doi:10.1111/acem.12329.
  • Rosenberg H, Rosenberg H. An unusual cause of gum pain. CJEM. 2013;15(4):239. doi:10.2310/8000.2012.120805.
  • Rosenberg H, Cheung WJ. Intraosseous access. Canadian Medical Association Journal. 2012. doi:10.1503/cmaj.120971.
  • Rosenberg H, Al-Rajhi, K. ED ultrasound diagnosis of a type B aortic dissection using the suprasternal view. American Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2012;30(9):2084.e1–2084.e5. doi:10.1016/j.ajem.2011.11.012.
  • Sanaee L, Rosenberg H. More than a laceration: a case of pneumocephalus. CJEM. 2011;13(5):351.
  • Rosenberg H, Beck J. Jujitsu Kick to the Abdomen: A Case of Blunt Abdominal Trauma Resulting in Hematochezia and Transient Ischemic Colitis. YMEM. 2011;58(2):189–191. doi:10.1016/j.annemergmed.2011.01.014.
  • Rosenberg H, Rosenberg H, Hickey M. Emergency management of a traumatic tooth avulsion. Ann Emerg Med. 2011;57(4):375–377. doi:10.1016/j.annemergmed.2010.06.004.


  • The Gord Wallace Teaching Award – Emergency Medicine Clerkship - To recognize faculty for outstanding clinical teaching dedicated to medical students.
  • Dr. Janet Nuth EM Teacher of the Year Award
  • Gord Wallace Teaching Award – EM Clerkship
  • Emergency Medicine Resident Teacher Award – CCFP-EM

Research interests

  • Social media in medical education
  • Dental emergencies