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First Annual Department of Emergency Medicine Research Day
Learn about current research from Penn's Emergency Department faculty, nurses, residents, fellows.
March 13, 2013 Biomedical Research Building (BRB) II/III, Aud. & Lobby
11:15 Research Panel Discussion for EM Residents
12:30 Guest Speaker: Stephen W. Trzeciak, MD MPH
1:30 Posters and Oral Presentations

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Research Career Development (K12) Award Fellowship Application: Clinical Research Training in Emergency Medicine Click here

The MyHeartMap Challenge:
Improving AED Awareness and Access to Save Lives! Click here

Jill M. Baren, MD, named Chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine. Click here for details.

CNN-Another Day Cheating Death
Dr. Sanjay Gupta explores how a 22-year-old was revived after being dead for 15 minutes. Click here for more information.




Patient Care
Patient Care

Penn Emergency Medicine provides emergency care in three Philadelphia hospitals, with over 100,000 visits annually.

Additionally, we provide hyperbaric treatment, occupational medicine, and travel medicine services.

Medical Education
Medical Education

We have a wide range of educational programs for students, residents and fellows.

Learn more about the emergency medicine residency program.

Research Programs
Research Programs

Our program supports a wide range of research interests ranging from basic science to clinical research.

Faculty members publish numerous original research articles annually.