Daniel Spaite, MD

Daniel W. Spaite, MD

Professor with Tenure
Virginia Piper Distinguished Chair of Emergency Medicine
Director, EMS Research Collaboration
Medical Director, Mesa Fire and Medical Department


1501 N. Campbell Ave.
PO Box 245057 Tucson AZ 85724
(520) 626-6312
(520) 626-2480


MD: 1983, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
1984, University of California, Los Angeles, CA
1986, University of California, Los Angeles, CA

Selected Recent Publications

Glenn MJ, Rice AD, Primeau K, et al. "Refusals After Prehospital Administration of Naloxone during the COVID-19 Pandemic." Prehosp Emerg Care. 2021;25(1):46-54.
Smith G, Beger S, Vadeboncoeur T, et al. "Trends in overdose-related out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in Arizona." Resuscitation. 2019;134:122-126.
Gaither JB, Chikani V, Stolz U, et al. "Body Temperature after EMS Transport: Association with Traumatic Brain Injury Outcomes." Prehosp Emerg Care. 2017:1-7.
Nuño T, Bobrow BJ, Rogge-Miller KA, et al. "Disparities in telephone CPR access and timing during out-of-hospital cardiac arrest." Resuscitation. 2017.