Eric S. Weinstein M.D. completed a US Air Force sponsored Emergency Medicine Residency at NY Medical College-Metropolitan Hospital in Manhattan. While he was stationed at Andrews Air Force Base he taught military and emergency medicine at USUHS (Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences).
Upon separating from the USAF his family settled in South Carolina, where he was the SC1-DMAT Team Leader (1997-2002) and the SC-1 US&R Medical Director (2012-2015). In 2016, he earned the European Master in Disaster Medicine from UPO in Novara, Italy.
Over the last 25 years, he has been active within South Carolina Emergency Departments, hospitals, and local and state committees to advance Disaster Medicine.