Joshua Tamayo-Sarver, MD, PhD, FACEP
Director of Clinical Data Analysis and Research
CEP America

Dr. Tamayo-Sarver is the Director of Informatics, Data Analysis, and Research at CEP America. He oversees the organizational data strategy, evaluates the effects of programs and practices, and leverages data to provide the information needed for CEP America to provide the highest quality and most efficient patient care.  Dr. Tamayo-Sarver is also the Director of Quality Improvement, Vice-Chairman, and a staff physician in the Emergency Department at Good Samaritan Hospital in San Jose, CA. He is board certified in both Emergency Medicine and Clinical Informatics.

Dr. Tamayo Sarver received his bachelor's degree with honors in biochemistry from Harvard University, a medical degree from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH, and a certificate in medical informatics from Oregon Health Sciences University. He completed his PhD at Case Western Reserve University in Epidemiology and Biostatistics, where his dissertation was the development and publication of a novel model describing how physicians make clinical decisions in practice.  He has been a principal investigator and co-investigator on federal research grants and has over 20 peer-reviewed publications.  Dr. Tamayo-Sarver also spent a year working as an EMT and health educator in El Salvador before he completed his residency in emergency medicine at Harbor-University of California, Los Angeles and joined CEP America in 2008.  

Meeting the Growing Demand for Emergency Care: What Can Hospitals Do? - 6/27/2016
Meeting the Growing Demand for Emergency Care: What Can Hospitals Do? - 10/20/2015
Communication-Based Strategies for Promoting Inpatient Hospital Quality - 9/15/2015
QED: A Simple Concept with Big Ramifications - 9/4/2012
The Emergency Department Will Grow as a Means to Reduce Hospital Admission - 5/8/2012