William Dice

William Dice

William Dice MD

UBMD Emergency Medicine


Emergency Medicine


Professional Summary:

Doctor Dice attended Ohio Northern University majoring in pharmacy prior to graduating from the Medical College of Ohio at Toledo in 1977. Doctor Dice entered the US Army where he completed his Internship and Residency in Emergency Medicine. While in the Army he had responsibilites as a Brigade Surgeon, 4th Infantry Division; Program Director, Emergency Medicine Residency, Brooke Army Medical Center; Department Chief, Department of Emergency Medicine, Darnall Army Hospital; Command Surgeon, Joint Sepcial Operations Command; Deputy Director Emergency Planning, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs, The Pentagon; Commander, 5th Mobile Army Surgical Hospital, and Dean, Joint Special Operations Medical Training Center. He served as the Department of Defense liaison to Emergency Support Function 8 following Hurricane Andrew; supported combat operations in Grenada and Panama; and led a Forward Surgical Team to Haiti. His interests are toxicology, public health emergency planning and response, and estreme events.


Emergency Medicine

Physician Gender:


Education and Training:

  • , National Defense University (1991)
  • , Armed Forces Staff College (1989)
  • Emergency Medicine, Madigan Army Medical Center (1981)
  • Family Practice, Womack Army Community Hospital (1978)
  • MD, Medical College of Ohio at Toledo (1977)

Military Experience:

  • Army (1977-1978)
    Womack Army Community Hospital
  • Army (1978-1979)
    4th Medical Battalion, Fort Carson, CO
  • Army (1980-1981)
    Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis
  • Army (1982-1983)
    Brooke Army Medical Center
  • Army (1982-1992)
    Joint Medical Augmentation Unit
  • Army (1983-1985)
    Womack Army Community Hospital
  • Army (1985-1986)
    Darnall Army Community Hospital
  • Army (1986-1989)
    Joint Special Operations Command
  • Army (1989-)
    Armed Forces Staff College, Norfolk, VA
  • Army (1989-1991)
    Brooke Army Medical Center
  • Army (1991-1993)
    Office of the Assistant Secretary of Def
  • Army (1993-1995)
    5th Mobile Army Surgical Hospital
  • Colonel, Army (1995-1997)
    Special Operations Medical Training Cent

Awards and Honors:

  • Attending of the Year, SUNY Department of Emergency Medicine (2010)
  • Disaster Responder of the Year (1992)
  • Fellow American College of Emergency Physicians (1986)
  • Order of Military Medical Merit, #1438 (1986)
  • Parachutist Badge w/Combat Distinguishing Device-1 Bronze Star
  • Purple Heart
  • Surgeon General’s Exemplary Service Medal
  • Humanitarian Service Medal-2
  • Joint Meritorious Unit Award-2
  • Joint Service Achievement Medal
  • Joint Service Commendation Medal-2
  • Legion of Merit-2
  • Meritorious Service Medal-2
  • National Defense Service Medal
  • Bronze Star w/Combat Distinguished Device “V”
  • Combat Medical Badge
  • Defense Meritorious Service Medal
  • Defense Superior Service Medal-1
  • Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal-3 w/Arrowhead-1
  • Army Achievement Medal
  • Army Commendation Medal
  • Army Superior Unit Award

Research Profile:

This UBMD physician is also a member of the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo, teaching the next generation of doctors and researching to advance care in WNY and beyond. Learn more about this physician's research and teaching activities, as well as view credentials, publications, professional involvement and more below.

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