Matthew S. Dawson, MD

Practice areas

Practice areas

Clinical interests

  • Ultrasound

Matthew S. Dawson, MD


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My name is Matt Dawson. I am director of Point of Care Ultrasound at the University of Kentucky. I have received numerous awards, including the CORD Innovations in Medical Education Award, ACEP Award for Contribution to EMUS, AEUS Ultrasound Education Award, ACEP National Junior Faculty Teaching award, UKEM Instructor of the Year Award, and UK Distinguished Young Alumnus Award. I am board certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine.

Faculty rank

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine


University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, Lexington

University of Utah, School of Medicine, Salt Lake City

University of Utah, School of Medicine, Salt Lake City

Certifications or Special training
American Board of Emergency Medicine

Emergency Medicine

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