23342-Liao, Mark

Mark Liao, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine

Methodist AG012
Indianapolis, IN
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Dr. Liao is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine and has been a faculty member at IUEM since 2019. He graduated from UC Davis School of Medicine in 2015 and from the IU Emergency Medicine Residency in 2018. His EMS Fellowship was completed in 2019. He works clinically at IU Methodist Hospital. His current additonal roles include serving as an EMS Medical Director for Indianapolis EMS, Wayne Township Fire Department and a team physician for Indiana Task Force 1 (a FEMA Urban Search and Rescue Team). As a Major with the US Army, he has been deployed in support of Operation Inherent Resolve and Operation Spartan Shield as a flight surgeon and served as the Brigade Surgeon for the 54th Security Forces Assistance Brigade headquartered in Indianapolis. 

Key Publications

Liao, M. Y. (2019, March 29). Trouble In Thin Air: Responding To Inflight Medical Emergencies. Retrieved from NAEMSP EMS MEd website: http://www.naemsp-blog.com/emsmed/2019/3/29/trouble-in-thin-air-responding-to-inflight-medical-emergencies

Liao, M. Y. (2019, July 5). Feel The Heat: Managing Exertional Heat Stroke. Retrieved from NAEMSP EMS MEd website: http://www.naemsp-blog.com/emsmed/2019/7/5/feel-the-heat-managing-exertional-heat-stroke

Liao, M. Y. et al. (2023). Mass Casualty Incident Involving Rapid Acting Insulin. Prehosp Emerg Care 2023;27(3):375-378. doi: 10.1080/10903127.2022.2162649. 

Titles & Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
  • Education
    2019 Fellowship Indiana University
    2015 MD University of California, Davis
    2007 BA Stanford University
  • Professional Organizations
    National Association Emergency Medical Services Physicians
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Emergency Medicine - Emergency Medical Services
    American Board of Emergency Medicine - Emergency Medicine
  • Clinical Interests

    Out of Hospital Cardiac Arrest

    Emergency Preparedness 

    CBRN Countermeasures and Response

    Radiation Emergency Medicine

    Combat Casualty Care

    Disaster Medical Care 


  • Awards
    Org: 54th Security Force Assistance Brigade
    Desc: Army Meritorious Service Medal
    Scope: National
    Date: 2023-03-03
    Org: NAESMP/Physio-Control
    Desc: EMS Fellowship Award
    Scope: National
    Date: 2019-11-09
    Org: United States Army, A Co, 187th MED BN
    Desc: Citizen Soldier Award
    Scope: Division
    Date: 2017-10-19
    Org: Citizen CPR Foundation
    Desc: William H. Montgomery Excellence in Education Award
    Scope: National

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