Emergency Medicine

OHSU offers state of the art learning facilities and technology to train the next generation of emergency medicine physicians.

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OHSU Emergency Department

The Department of Emergency Medicine at OHSU is home to 35 full time faculty and another 30 adjunct faculty members under the direction of John Ma, MD, professor and chair. The faculty, residents and staff serve 47,000 patients per year in OHSU's Level 1 Trauma Center. EM faculty also staff an onsite designated Pediatric ED and the Oregon Poison Center. The Department of Emergency Medicine at OHSU is ranked 4th in NIH Funded Research and is home to the Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine (CPR-EM), whose faculty include noted researchers Craig Newgard, MD; John McConnell, PhD; and Ben Sun, MD, among others. Our residency program, led by Program Director Lainie Yarris, MD, currently trains 33 residents and offers a diverse training environment through partnerships at several area hospitals. OHSU offers EM specialty training in the form of select fellowships in: Research, Education, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Toxicology, Ultrasound and Global Health. We are proud to serve OHSU's mission of Healing, Teaching, and Discovery.

Emergency Care

From minor injuries to the most complex medical emergencies and trauma care. OHSU is Oregon's 24 hour resource. Visit the OHSU & Doernbecher Emergency Care website for current wait times and additional details.