Matthew Stilson, MD, FACEP currently serves as the Regional Director of the Midwest/Illinois Region and has been a CEP America partner since 2005. He served as Medical Director of Sherman Health’s Emergency Department and Immediate Care Centers in Elgin, Illinois from 2010 to 2013. Dr. Stilson earned a Bachelor of Science with Honors in Genetics from the University of California, Davis. After continuing on to Medical School at UC Irvine, he completed his emergency medicine residency at Advocate Christ Hospital in Chicago. Dr. Stilson has served on the board of the California College of Emergency Medicine and CEP America’s New Partner Committee. He is an American College of Emergency Physicians Fellow and a member of the Emergency Medicine Residents Association.