Qualifications and Experience

Paul Giem, M.D.

Radiometric Dating, Geochronology


Dec 1977 - Jan 1981: Postgraduate training in Internal Medicine, Loma Linda University Medical Center

Sep 1974 - Nov 1977: M.D., Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA

Apr 1974 - Jun 1977: M.A. in Religion, Loma Linda University

Sep 1969 - May 1973: B.A. in Religion with a major in Chemistry, Union College, Lincoln, NE


1980 - present: practicing emergency medicine in various southern California hospitals, at present including Loma Linda University Community Medical Center, Loma Linda University Medical Center, and Century City Hospital.

1981: studied Near Eastern Languages and Literature at the University of Chicago

1980: Research associate with John Leonora, Ph.D., studying parotid hormone

1973 - 1974: ran aldosterone radioimmunoassay laboratory at Loma Linda University


1997. Paul Giem, 1997. Scientific Theology. Riverside, CA: La Sierra University Press

[1994. Paul Giem, The paleography of the Leviticus Scroll from Qumran Cave 11: Is it pre-exilic? Paper presented to the American Schools of Oriental Research meeting in Chicago. Title printed in ASOR Newsletter, abstract not printed!]

1993. Paul Giem, W. Lawrence Beeson, and Gary E. Fraser, The incidence of dementia and intake of animal products: Preliminary findings from the Adventist Health Study. Neuroepidemiology 12:28-36

1988. Paul Giem, SABBATON in Col 2:16. Andrews University Seminary Studies 19:195-210.

1999. Paul Giem, "Paul Giem, Medical Research."  In John Ashton, ed., _In Six Days:  Why 50 Scientists choose to Believe in Creation.  Sydney:  New Holland Publishers (Australia)

In press. Sean Bush, Paul Giem, Richard Vetter, Green Lynx Spider (Peucetia viridans) Envenomation:  Case Series and Literature Review American Journal of Emergency Medicine.


President's Award, Graduate School, Loma Linda University, 1977

Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1981

Diplomate, American Board of Emergency Medicine, 1987

Recertified, American Board of Emergency Medicine, 1997


American Medical Association

American College of Emergency Physicians

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

American Schools of Oriental Research