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Joeli Hettler, MD

Hettler Joeli smDepartment of Emergency Medicine
Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Departmental/Divisional Leadership Roles

  • Division Chief, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine
  • Medical Director, Pediatric Emergency Department at Baystate Medical Center

Academic Appointment

  • Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine at UMass Chan Medical School-Baystate
  • Adjunct Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine

Education and Training

  • Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA
    Fellowship, Pediatric Emergency Medicine (1999-2002)
  • Strong Memorial Hospital/University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY
    • Chief Resident, Pediatrics (1998-1999)
    • Residency, Pediatrics (1996-1998)
    • Internship, Pediatrics (1995-1996)

Scholarly Foci

  • Emergency medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Behavioral health

Professional Societies and Leadership Roles

  • Massachusetts Emergency Medial Services (EMS) for Children
    • Advisory Board
      • Western/Central Massachusetts Representative (2018-present)
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
    • Subcommittee on Administrators of Emergency Medicine
      • Member (2016-2020)
    • Committee on Emergency Medicine
      • Member (2010-2020)
    • Member (2005-2020)
  • American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children
    • Member (2002-2005)
  • U.S. Public Health Service
    • National Disaster Medical Team II
      • Member (2001-2005)

Significant Honors and Awards (Limit 5)

  • Emergency Medicine's Chair's Award (2021)
  • Graduation Speaker, Baystate Health Leadership Institute (2016)
  • Honorable Mention, President's Council Quality Award, Baystate Health (2013)
  • Faculty Teaching Honors, University of Michigan School of Medicine (2005)
  • Pediatrics Advocacy Award, Strong Memorial Hospital (1998)

Contact Information

Department of Emergency Medicine
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01199

(Updated June 2022)