Dr. Frank Walter Award Recipient
Dr. Frank Walter Receives Arizona's Highest Award for Public Health Service

Dr. Frank Walter has received the 2014 Public Health Service Award, Arizona's highest award for public health service to the people of Arizona...

EM Best Doctors in America

We'd like to congratulate our BEST DOCTORS in America. Being recognized as "the best" by one's peers speaks volumes. Our doctors are the pioneers. The innovators. The teachers of future doctors. They are ACADEMIC MEDICINE.

Peter Rosen, MD
Peter Rosen Receives AACEM Lifetime Achievement Award

Peter Rosen, MD is the distinguished recipient of the first-ever Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association of Academic Chairs of Emergency Medicine (AACEM). The AACEM, comprised of full, acting, interim, and emeritus chairs and directors of departments of emergency medicine at various levels of membership and involvement, works to improve and support academic departments of EM in the advancement of health care through high-quality education and research.

Welcome to DEM New Faculty for 2013-2014

The Department of Emergency Medicine is pleased to welcome our new faculty and fellows for the academic year 2013-2014. Our faculty provide adult and pediatric emergent services for over 100,000 visits per year at the University and South campuses of The University of Arizona Medical Center.

Poison Centers Save Arizona Residents Millions

New nationwide report quantifies value of poison centers

PHOENIX - A recent nationwide report finds that the 57 poison centers in the United States save citizens more than $1.8 billion annually in medical costs. Examination of additional data collected in Arizona shows that the state’s two centers save residents of the Grand Canyon State nearly $45.5 million every year.

Congratulations to DEM Resident Graduates!

The Department of Emergency Medicine is proud to announce the 2014 graduates from the three residency programs:  University Campus, South Campus and EM/Peds Combined programs...

Dr. Rich Amini
Dr. Rich Amini named Assistant Dean for Student Affairs

The College of Medicine – Tucson is pleased to announce that Richard Amini, MD, assistant professor of emergency medicine, has been appointed assistant dean for student affairs.