Dr. Howard D. Backer MD
Dr. Howard Backer is an emergency medicine doctor in Rancho Cordova, California. He received his medical degree from UCSF School of Medicine and has been in practice for 14 years.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
General Emergency Medicine
Clinical Interests: Public health, Infectious disease/immunology, Travel medicine, Preventive Medicine, public health, travel medicine, wilderness medicine, infectious disease, disaster preparedness
Education & Medical Training
University of California San Francisco Medical Center
Residency, Preventive Medicine and Public Health (UC Berkeley), 1997 - 1999
Alameda County Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1975 - 1976
UCSF School of Medicine
Class of 1975
Other Training, 1967 - 1971
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Emergency Medicine
Certified 32 years in Emergency Medicine
American Board of Preventive Medicine
Certified 14 years in Public Health & General Preventive Medicine
CA State Medical License
Active through 2013
Publications & Presentations
The International Traveler’s Guide to Avoiding Infections, Book review
Backer HD 2012 1 1
Vaccination Delivery by Chain Pharmacies in California: Results of a 2007 Survey
Tammy Pilisuk, Jeffery Goad, and Howard Backer 2010 1 1
Medicine for the Outdoors: Essential Guide to First Aid and Medical Emergencies [Book Review]
Backer HD 2009 1 1
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10901 Gold Center Drive, Suite 400
Rancho Cordova, CA
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
Phone: (916) 322-4336