Jaime Rivas, MD, FACEP
Dr. Rivas is a member of CEP America’s Board of Directors and served as the Board’s Chair from 2011 to 2016. He earned a Baccalaureate in Physiology at the University of California, San Diego and attended medical school at the University of Illinois at Chicago, where he graduated with the honor of Excellence in Emergency Medicine. Since joining CEP America in 1996, he has served in numerous leadership roles including serving as ED Medical Director at Palomar Pomerado Health since 2003. Dr. Rivas was the recipient of CEP America's San Diego Regional Physician of the Year award in 2000. He has been a member of the CEP America Board of Directors since 2002, when he was elected as one of the youngest Board Members in CEP America history.