Mark S. McIntosh, M.D., M.P.H.

Mark S. McIntosh M.D., M.P.H.

Professor & Medical Director, Palliative Care; Medical Director, UF Health Corporate Wellness

Department: Department of Emergency Medicine
Business Phone: (904) 244-4934
Business Email:

Board Certifications

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine; Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Clinical Profile

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Clinical Special Interests: Integrative medicine; corporate health; palliative care


CHaMP: A Model for Building a Center to Support Health Care Worker Well-Being After Experiencing an Adverse Event.
Joint Commission journal on quality and patient safety.49(4):207-212[DOI] 10.1016/j.jcjq.2023.01.008.[PMID] 36792407.
Dimensions of hospital workplace violence: Patient violence towards the healthcare team.
Journal of clinical nursing.31(11-12):1662-1668[DOI] 10.1111/jocn.16021.[PMID] 34459050.
A dedicated palliative care nurse improves access to palliative care and hospice services in an urban ED.
The American journal of emergency medicine.34(12):2440-2441[DOI] 10.1016/j.ajem.2016.08.034.[PMID] 27687050.
Impact of Video Discharge Instructions for Pediatric Fever and Closed Head Injury from the Emergency Department.
The Journal of emergency medicine.50(3):e177-83[DOI] 10.1016/j.jemermed.2015.10.006.[PMID] 26806318.
Impact of Video Discharge Instructions From the Emergency Department in Regard To Caregiver Understanding of Their Child's Fever and Closed Head Injury
Annals of Emergency Medicine.62():S17-[DOI] .[PMID] .
Racial Differences in Blood Lipids Lead to Underestimation of Cardiovascular Risk in Black Women in a Nested observational Study.
Global advances in health and medicine.2(2):76-9[DOI] 10.7453/gahmj.2012.076.[PMID] 24416666.
A Mediterranean-style, low-glycemic-load diet decreases atherogenic lipoproteins and reduces lipoprotein (a) and oxidized low-density lipoprotein in women with metabolic syndrome.
Metabolism: clinical and experimental.61(3):366-72[DOI] 10.1016/j.metabol.2011.07.013.[PMID] 21944261.
Perception of Simulation as An Educational Modality for Teaching Emergency Medicine Residents
Annals of Emergency Medicine.60():S185-S186[DOI] .[PMID] .
Reduced use of occult bacteremia blood screens by emergency medicine physicians using immunization registry for children presenting with fever without a source.
Pediatric emergency care.28(7):640-5[DOI] 10.1097/PEC.0b013e31825cfd3e.[PMID] 22743750.
The curriculum development process for an international emergency medicine rotation.
Teaching and learning in medicine.24(1):71-80[DOI] 10.1080/10401334.2012.641491.[PMID] 22250939.
A Mediterranean-style low-glycemic-load diet improves variables of metabolic syndrome in women, and addition of a phytochemical-rich medical food enhances benefits on lipoprotein metabolism.
Journal of clinical lipidology.5(3):188-196[DOI] 10.1016/j.jacl.2011.03.002.[PMID] 21600524.
Neonatal scalp abscess: is it a benign disease?
The Journal of emergency medicine.40(5):e97-101[DOI] 10.1016/j.jemermed.2009.08.019.[PMID] 19846268.
Waist circumference is positively correlated with markers of inflammation and negatively with adiponectin in women with metabolic syndrome.
Nutrition research (New York, N.Y.).31(3):197-204[DOI] 10.1016/j.nutres.2011.02.004.[PMID] 21481713.
Low HDL cholesterol is associated with increased atherogenic lipoproteins and insulin resistance in women classified with metabolic syndrome.
Nutrition research and practice.4(6):492-8[DOI] 10.4162/nrp.2010.4.6.492.[PMID] 21286407.
Stabilization and treatment of dental avulsions and fractures by emergency physicians using just-in-time training.
Annals of emergency medicine.54(4):585-92[DOI] 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2009.06.510.[PMID] 19700221.

Office Information

Academic Office
1st Floor, Clinical Center
655 West 8th Street, C506
Jacksonville, FL 32209
(904) 244-4934


Medical Degree
1988 · Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, USA
M.P.H., International Healthcare Delivery
1989 · Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
Pediatrics Residency
1993 · Duke University Hospital, Durham, NC, USA
Internal Medicine Residency
1993 · Duke University Hospital, Durham, NC, USA
Emergency Medicine Residency
1996 · University of Florida Health Science Center Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL, USA

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