William Brady, MD

Professor of Emergency Medicine & Medical Director, Emergency Management, University of Virginia
Chief Medical Officer & Medical Director, Allianz Global Assistance

Dr. Brady is a Professor of Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine at the University of Virginia School of Medicine. He also serves as Chair of the Resuscitation Committee, Medical Director for Emergency Preparedness and Response, Medical Director for Life Support Learning Center, Albermarle County Fire Rescue, and Special Event Medical Management. Dr. Brady has a B.A. in History from the University of Virginia and graduated from the Medical College of Virginia. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at the Medical College of Virginia, and residency in Emergency Medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin where he also served as chief resident. Dr. Brady has authored numerous research articles, book chapters, review articles, and books including serving on clinical policies writing committees for the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) and the American Heart Association in the subject of acute coronary syndrome.

Recent Publications

  • Brady WJ, Perron AD, Ullman EA: ST Segment Elevation: A Comparison of Electrocardiographic Features of AMI and Non-AMI ECG Syndromes. Am J Emerg Med

  • Brady WJ, Syverud SA, Beagle C, et al: Electrocardiographic ST Segment Elevation: The Diagnosis of AMI by Morphologic Analysis of the ST Segment. Acad Emerg Med 2001;8:961-7.

  • Brady WJ, Perron AD, Syverud SA, et al: Reciprocal ST Segment Depression: Impact on the Electrocardiographic Diagnosis of ST Segment Elevation Acute Myocardial Infarction. Am J Emerg Med 2002;20:35-8.

  • Brady WJ, Perron A, Ullman E: Errors in Emergency Physician Interpretation of ST Segment Elevation in ED Chest Pain Patients. Acad Emerg Med 2000;7:1256-60.

  • Brady WJ, Perron A, Chan T: Electrocardiographic ST Segment Elevation: Correct Identification of AMI and Non-AMI Syndromes by Emergency Physicians. Acad Emerg Med 2001;8:349-60.

  • Brady WJ, Hwang V, Sullivan R, Chang N, Beagle C,Carter CT, Martin ML, Aufderheide TP: A Comparison of the 12-lead ECG to the 15-lead ECG in Emergency Department Chest Pain Patients: Impact on Diagnosis, Therapy, and Disposition. Am J Emerg Med 2000;18:239-43.