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Department of

Emergency Medicine

Mel Otten Fund

Mel Otten, MD
  • Mel Otten Endowed Chair
    Establishment of the Edward J. Otten, MD Chair for Education in Emergency Medicine will help provide yearly financial support for the Department of Emergency Medicine. It is fitting that this Chair bear the name of Dr. Otten who has championed efforts for many years within the Department of Emergency Medicine.

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Dr. Fermann recieves research award

Gregory J. Fermann, MD receives research award

Dr. Fermann was one of several researchers celebrated at the recognition program. During the event, faculty members within the college were recognized for their research excellence and contributions in four distinguished categories. Learn more >>


In Spotlight

Ready When You Need Them: Emergency Medicine and the Community

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Emergency Medicine and the Community

Meet the Class of 2021 Emergency Medicine Residents!


Research Updates

Opeolu Adeoye, MD
  • Benoit JL, Vogele J, Hart KW, Lindsell CJ, McMullan JT. Estimated Impact of Emergency Medical Service Triage of Stroke Patients on Comprehensive Stroke Centers: An Urban Population-Based Study. Stroke. 2017;48:2164-2170. Originally published July 12, 2017. DOI: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.116.015971.
  • Whitesides LW, Baren JM, Biros MH, Fleischman RJ, Govindarajan PR, Jones EB, Pancioli AM, et al. Impact of individual clinical outcomes on trial participants' perspectives on enrollment in emergency research without consent. Clin Trials. 2017; 14 (2): 180-6. DOI: 10.1177/1740774516677276.
  • Benoit JL, Vogele J, Hart KW, Lindsell CJ, McMullan JT. Passive Ultra-Brief Video Training Improves Performance of Compression-Only Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation. Resuscitation 115 (2017) 116–119. nbsp;DOI: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2017.04.008.
  • Doering A, Jenkins CA, Storrow AB, Lindenfeld J, Fermann GJ, Miller KF, Sperling M, Collins SP. Markers of diuretic resistance in emergency department patients with acute heart failure. Int J Emerg Med. 2017; 10 (1): 1-7. nbsp;DOI: 10.1186/s12245-017-0143-x.
  • Nahan KS, Walsh KB, Adeoye O, Landero-Figueroa JA. The metal and metalloprotein profile of human plasma as biomarkers for stroke diagnosis. J Trace Elem Med Biol. 2017: 42: 81-91. nbsp;DOI: 10.1016/j.jtemb.2017.04.004.