Bret A. Nicks, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Assistant Medical Director - Emergency Department
Assistant Dean of Global Health
Chief Medical Officer (CMO) at Lexington Medical Center and Davie County Hospital
Dr. Nicks is an American College of Emergency Physicians spokesperson and the assistant medical director in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Wake Forest Baptist. He also serves as the medical director for the emergency department at Moses Cone Memorial Hospital, in neighboring Greensboro, NC. In 2010 he was named the first assistant dean of Global Health at the medical center. His clinical interests include observational medicine, international medicine, wilderness medicine, emergency department administration, and ultrasound. His research interests include shock, ultrasound, and pneumonia treatment
Keywordsobservational medicine, international medicine, wilderness medicine, emergency department administration, shock, ultrasound, pneumonia treatment