John Fredericks, MD, FACEP, joined CEP America in 1978. He is also a staff physician in the emergency departments at Palomar Medical Center and Pomerado Hospital. Dr. Fredericks is an American Board of Internal Medicine Diplomate, an American Board of Emergency Medicine Diplomate, and an American College of Emergency Physicians Fellow. He is also a member of the San Diego County Medical Society and the California Medical Association. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Biology from the University of California, San Diego and a medical degree from the University of California, Irvine. Dr. Fredericks completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at the University of California, Irvine Medical Center. In 2005, CEP America honored him with the prestigious distinction of Master Clinician.