Timothy Owen VanderKooy, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
1000 Oakland Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
Dr. Timothy VanderKooy is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine and the Department of Emergency Medicine. He is Board Certified in Emergency Medicine. He is employed with the Southwestern Michigan Emergency Services, PC. He is a graduate of Calvin College with a BS in Biology in May 2006. He earned his MD at Wayne State University School of Medicine in June 2010. He completed his Residency in Emergency Medicine at the University of Michigan, St. Joseph Mercy Hospital completing a clinical track in Pediatric Emergency Medicine in June 2014. He then completed a Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship at the Children's Hospital Colorado in June 2016. During his fellowship, he was an instructor at University of Colorado Hospital, Department of Emergency Medicine. His clinical, teaching, and research interests include residency education, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, quality improvement, and administration.
- American Board of Emergency Medicine (Emergency Medicine)
- American Board of Emergency Medicine (Pediatric Emergency Medicine)
Education and Training
- Fellowship 2016, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Children's Hospital of Colorado
- Residency 2014, Emergency Medicine, University of Michigan Health System
- MD 2010, Wayne State University
- BS 2006, Biology, Calvin College
- Pediatric Emergency Medicine
- Emergency Medicine
VanderKooy T., Spaur K., Brou L., Caffrey S., Adelgais K.M. Utilization of Intravenous Catheters by Prehospital Providers during Pediatric Transports Prehospital Emergency Care. 2018;22:50-57. doi: 10.1080/10903127.2017.1347225.
Sielaff A., Vanderkooy T., Gregory C., McGillicuddy D. Angioedema following tPA administration for acute cerebrovascular accident Emergency Medicine. 2016;48:169-171. doi: 10.12788/emed.2016.0024.