Dr. Alfredo Tirado-González is board-certified in Emergency Medicine. He is a graduate of the University of Puerto Rico, School of Medicine, where he also completed his residency in Emergency Medicine. He continued on to complete a fellowship with Rhode Island Hospital in Emergency Medicine Ultrasound. He also completed the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) Teaching Fellowship.
Dr. Tirado-González started with the university in March 2008. He oversees the ultrasound curriculum throughout the students four years of medical school. He also serves as an Instructor in the Anatomy Lab and for the Structure and Function Module in the first year. In addition to his teaching responsibilities at UCF, he maintains teaching positions at Florida State University, College of Medicine and at the Florida Hospital Emergency Residency Program.
Dr. Tirado-González serves as the Assistant Medical Director at Florida Hospital and the Ultrasound Program Director for Florida Hospital’s Emergency Medicine Residency program. He is actively engaged in multiple committees at Florida Hospital. He is the Principle Investigator for several research projects, many of them pertaining to ultrasound in Emergency Medicine. He was awarded the Dr. Rodney Kang Physician of the Year Award in 2010 for his outstanding work in Emergency Medicine.
Dr. Tirado-González is an active member ACEP – Ultrasound Section, the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, Society for Academic Emergency Medicine, SAEM – Emergency Ultrasound Interest Group, American Academy of Emergency Medicine, and the Council of Emergency Medicine Residency Directors. He is regularly invited to speak at regional conferences on his expertise in ultrasound in Emergency Medicine.