Board of Directors and Staff
David Persse, M.D.
Dr. David Persse has been the Physician Director of Emergency Medical Services (EMS) for the City of Houston since 1996 and the Public Health Authority since 2004. A graduate of the Georgetown University School of Medicine he completed his emergency medicine residency at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, and two fellowships, one at the Ohio State University and one at Baylor College of Medicine. He is now on faculty at both the Baylor College of Medicine and the University of Texas Medical School-Houston. He is also a Tactical Physician with the Houston Police S.W.A.T. team.