Faculty Profile

Adriana Olson
Section of Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Referring Physician Access Line: 1-877-DOM-2730

Academic Interests

Dr. Olson is interested in both undergraduate and graduate medical education and research. Her work focuses on curriculum development, patient safety, and resident mentorship.

Clinical Interests



  • Noorvash D, Ramos R, Hatch L, Muck A, Olson AS. “Assessment of the Utility of Ordering a Troponin in Low- and Intermediate-Risk Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department with Supraventricular Tachycardia: A Retrospective Chart Review.” J Emerg Med 2018 Jul;55(1):106.
  • Muck AE, Balhara K, Olson AS. “Finding the needle in the haystack.” Intern Emerg Med 2018 Mar;13(2):219-221.
  • Aldeen AZ, Hartman ND, Segura A, Phull A, Shaw D, Chiampas G, Courtney DM. “Video self-instruction for police officers in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillators." Prehospital and Disaster Medicine 2013 Oct; 38(5): 471-6.


  • BS, 2006, The Pennsylvania State University, Kinesiology with Honors
  • MD, 2010, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine,
  • Residency, 2014, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Emergency Medicine
  • MAEd, 2018, Central Michigan University, Education