Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine.
Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Jeff Kalina, M.D.

Jeff Kalina, M.D.

Dr. Jeff Kalina

Media Contact:

George Kovacik

Associate Director of Emergency Medicine
Houston Methodist Hospital

Clinical Interests

  • Emergency medicine
  • Disaster response preparedness
  • Dialysis (especially in crisis)
  • Disaster preparedness as related to medical conditions
  • Heat illness
  • Influenza
  • Radiation exposure
  • Effects of cold weather
  • Firework safety

Dr. Kalina has an extensive career in emergency medicine and disaster response preparedness. He has received training in mass casualty mitigation from the Department of Defense, Department of Justice, FEMA and the U.S. Secret Service. He is the Chairman of the Texas Medical Center (TMC) Disaster Response Committee.