Emergency Medicine Curriculum

Educational Objectives

1. To Produce Graduates Who:

  • Are well informed, well rounded, and clinically competent, who can respond to the wide range of patient problems encountered in the emergency department setting.
  • Are sensitive to the behavioral, social, ethical, and organizational aspects of emergency health care.
  • Are responsible, careful, and respectful of the rights and dignity of patients, and who can conduct themselves with personal and professional integrity.
  • Have the requisite knowledge and skills to serve as leaders in the development, practice, and teaching of Emergency Medicine.
  • Are eligible for and who successfully complete specialty certification by the American Board of Emergency Medicine.

2. To provide a rich environment that will encourage promising emergency physicians, on completion of their residency training, to pursue careers in the clinical practice of Emergency Medicine, in academic Emergency Medicine, in Emergency Medical Services and other areas of subspecialty interest to Emergency Medicine