• Treating more than 135,000 emergency patients each year in three emergency departments, the Department of Emergency Medicine plays an essential role in caring for the urgent medical needs of residents throughout Southern Arizona.

Emergency Medicine Resources

Clinical News

Drs. Lisa Chan and Kevin Reilly Receive Emeritus Appointments

Newly retired Lisa Chan, MD, and Kevin Reilly, MD, have received University of Arizona emeritus appointments. Both will continue to work with Banner - University Medical Center Tucson on electronic records and billing.


Meet Our Faculty: A Q&A with Dr. Priti Rawani-Patel

​Priti Rawani-Patel, MD, MA, is a clinical assistant professor in the UArizona Department of Emergency Medicine.


Nogales Fire Department Offers Free Naloxone Kits to Anyone in Santa Cruz County

The Nogales Fire and Medical Department is providing free naloxone kits – the drug used to reverse the effects of an opioid overdose – to anyone who wants them.