• Meronda Lindberg Nominated for Lura Hanekamp Dedicated Staff Award of Excellence

    Congratulations to Meronda Lindberg on being nominated for the Lura Hanekamp Dedicated Staff Award of Excellence, which celebrates exceptional staff who have made notable contributions in support of the College's mission.

  • Department of Emergency Medicine Faculty Honored With College of Medicine – Tucson Awards

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson presented the winners of the Faculty Awards at a ceremony on March 2. 

  • Researchers earn grants to improve emergency medical services in Arizona focusing on rural EMS, treating opiate overdoses and improving airway management.

    Researchers earn grants to improve emergency medical services in Arizona focusing on rural EMS, treating opiate overdoses and improving airway management.

Samuel Keim, MD, MSc, chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine at the College of Medicine – Tucson, announces the appointment of Jarrod Mosier, MD, professor of emergency medicine, as the vice chair of research for the department.

Dr. Adhikari Named Vice Chair of Faculty Affairs for Emergency Medicine

Srikar Adhikari, MD, has been appointed as the vice chair of faculty affairs for the department. This is the first vice chair ever appointed in the department.

Dr. Adhikari earns R21 award to incorporate artificial intelligence with bedside ultrasound

The project aims to train artificial intelligence to identify signs of pulmonary embolism from bedside cardiac ultrasound scans, with the goal of providing real-time assistance to health care providers.

Welcome to the UA Department of Emergency Medicine

Message from the Department Chair

Welcome to UArizona Emergency Medicine!

Our mission is to be the standard of excellence that others aspire to. Our Vision is to provide evidence-based and compassionate care to our patients, conduct innovative research that benefits patients, and train the next generation of Emergency Medicine specialists and subspecialty leaders. Our department is a diverse family that has a ton of fun at work and outside it! There is no question in our minds that peak wellness is essential for peak performance. Tucson creates a fantastic platform to achieve this. 

 

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Samuel M. Keim, MD, MSc
Professor and Chair
Department of Emergency Medicine
Director, Arizona Emergency Medicine Research Center

EM In The News

College of Medicine – Tucson Student Selected as Tillman Scholar

Second-year medical student Alexander Hilser was one of 60 people honored by the Pat Tillman Foundation this year.


Advanced Hazmat Life Support Keeps Good Chemicals from Going Bad

Interdisciplinary program trains first responders how to treat people exposed to chemical, biological and radiological hazards at home during peacetime and in conflict zones during wartime.


Applying A Team Approach to Health Care Education

Interprofessional education modules at the Arizona Simulation Technology and Education Center teach students the importance of teamwork in health care.


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