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UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Presbyterian and Oakland from Schenley Park 
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Faculty
UPMC Department of Emergency Medicine Faculty  
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Clinical Research
Studies occur in the hospital, ambulances, and the human physiology laboratory. We study provider health and safety as well as disease. 
Four Emergency Departments
Our Emergency Departments
We provide clinical services for over 200,000 patients per year at UPMC-Mercy, UPMC-Shadyside, UPMC-Presbyterian, Magee Women's Hospital and Shadyside Urgent Care. 
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Community Participation
Our department participates in a variety of Pittsburgh community events. Pittsburgh is a uniquely active community. 
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Residency and Fellowships
Bedside teaching and mentorship of residents is a core mission for our department. Alumni provide emergency care worldwide. 
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Emergency Medical Services
We provide medical direction for many EMS agencies in the region. Residents and fellows respond to critical cases for Pittsburgh EMS. 

News

Dr. Jon Rittenberger interviewed by KDKA
Dr. Jon Rittenberger, an Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, was interviewed by Lynn Hayes-Freehand at KDKA-TV yesterday....Learn More >
Clif Callaway, MD appears on the CBS Nightly News
Congratulations to Matt Weaver, PhD!
DEM Researchers Win Awards at American Heart Association Meeting
Dr. Frank Guyette and Dr. David Salcido win awards at AHA ReSS....Learn More >
Post-Gazette article regarding UPP Stat-MD Communications Center (10/20/14)
Congratulations to Joseph Yanta, MD
Congratulations to Matt Sundermann
The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Selects Impactful Faculty Members
Department of Emergency Medicine Alumni Reception @ ACEP 2014 - Chicago - 10/27/14
2014 UPMC Physician ACES Award
Congratulations to Chris Martin-Gill, MD MPH, who was chosen as one of the UPMC Physician Aces for 2014....Learn More >

Events

Thu
Mar
12
Emergency Medicine Residency Grand Rounds
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tue
Mar
17
Emergency Medicine Journal Club
Bella Notte
6:30 pm
Thu
Mar
19
Emergency Medicine Residency Grand Rounds
Classroom 540-A, 230 McKee Place
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thu
Mar
26
Emergency Medicine Residency Grand Rounds
Classroom 540-A, 230 McKee Place
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thu
Apr
2
Emergency Medicine Residency Grand Rounds
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tue
Apr
7
Grand Rounds at Mercy
(All day)
Thu
Apr
9
Emergency Medicine Residency Grand Rounds
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thu
Apr
16
Emergency Medicine Residency Grand Rounds
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thu
Apr
23
No Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds
(All day)
Thu
Apr
30
Combined Grand Rounds with AGH
8:00 am - 12:00 pm