Dr. Jefferson Svengsouk is an emergency physician, and hospice and palliative medicine physician, at UR Medicine (University of Rochester Medical Center) in Rochester, New York. He founded the URMC Emergency Ultrasound Program and serves as assistant director. He is a champion of Quality Improvement Science in the Emergency Department. He is an agent of Emergency Medicine resident wellness. He volunteers at the Seneca Art and Culture Center, Ganondagan NY State Historic Site. He performs with his band, the Cobbs Hill Consort, plays therapeutic music for patients with the Native American flute, and founded the Finger Lakes Flute Circle.