Dr. Oscar John Ma

was Professor and Chair of Emergency Medicine at Oregon Health & Science University.

About Me

Dr. Oscar John Ma served as Professor and Chair of Emergency Medicine at Oregon Health & Science University between 2007- 2019. Dr. Oscar John Ma served as President of the Professional Staff for OHSU Healthcare between 2011- 2013. Dr. Oscar John Ma was the CEO and Co-Founder of Innovative, Disruptive, Emerging Applications in Emergency Medicine (IDEA-EM). Dr. Oscar John Ma has edited 20 reference textbooks that have been published in over 10 languages, which include Ma and Mateer’s Emergency Ultrasound and Tinitnalli’s Emergency Medicine. Dr. Oscar John Ma has focused his research primarily on the applications of ultrasound in diagnosing injuries in trauma patients. He has served on the Board of Directors for the American Board of Emergency Medicine and Society for Academic Emergency Medicine. He is the recipient of four Teacher-of-the-Year awards and the 2005 SAEM Excellence in Ultrasound Education Award.

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What Does it Take to Become a Book Editor?
July 15, 2022

What Does it Take to Become a Book Editor?

There are many different skills and knowledge required to become a book editor. Some include attention to detail, a Bachelor’s degree in book editing, and training in publishing software. Others require a certain amount of experience working with writers and translators. However, a few of the most common requirements to become a book editor include: […]

June 21, 2022

Dr. Oscar John Ma – Top 10 New York restaurants with the most history for movie fans

According to Dr Oscar John Ma, do you like movies but haven’t tried the best restaurants in the city yet? You are in luck. There are lots of Instagram-worthy movie locations in New York, and both the film industry and tourists know the streets and views right away. If you’ve seen a movie or two, […]

April 13, 2022

What Qualifications Do You Need to Become a Book Editor?

    According to Dr. Oscar John Ma, book editors must meet a variety of employment criteria. The work may be both supportive and highly engaged. Support positions may include interfacing with multiple departments, although more involved roles may be centralized. Independent editors may opt to work from home, but they must locate a distraction-free […]

March 22, 2022

What Makes a Great Book Editor?

     Dr. Oscar John Ma emphasized that, is one who is honest with the author about faults in the manuscript while also showing respect for the author. When authors and editors disagree, it’s important to keep in mind that their goal is to improve the book, not to make it sound better. In order […]

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