Faculty, UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Michael K. Abernethy, MD

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Med Flight


Since 2008 Dr. Abernethy has served as Med Flight's chief flight physician. His research/specialty interests include HEMS utilization, procedural and behavioral sedation, and emergent airway procedures. He is a well-known lecturer at many local, regional and national EM/EMS conferences.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation

Practice locations

    Education & credentials

    Board certifications
    • Emergency Medicine
    Medical School
    • University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
    • University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL
    • University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH