Jon B. Cole, MD
University of Colorado, Denver, CO, USA
Emergency Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Medical Toxicology, Regions Hospital and Hennepin Regional Poison Center, St. Paul, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Dr. Cole graduated from the University of Colorado School of Medicine in Denver, Colorado. He completed his residency in Emergency Medicine at Hennepin County Medical Center where he was Chief Resident and won the Ernest Ruiz Award for outstanding graduating resident. He then completed a fellowship in Medical Toxicology at Regions Hospital and the Hennepin Regional Poison Center. Upon completion of his fellowship he returned to Hennepin County Medical Center as a core faculty physician in the Department of Emergency Medicine. He is also Medical Director of the Hennepin Regional Poison Center and Minnesota Poison Control, System and is an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at the University of Minnesota School of Medicine.
Dr. Cole enjoys Emergency Medicine because he is able to work with patients of all ages and backgrounds. He particularly enjoys caring for poisoned patients, as they represent a unique connection between basic science and symptoms experienced by patients.