Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine (CPR-EM)

Ben Sun, MD and Craig Newgard, MD

The OHSU Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine's breakthrough research leads to new standards of care and a better understanding of important issues involving emergency medicine, disaster preparedness, and toxicology.

Current Grants

Identifying Hospital Practices to Reduce Emergency Department Crowding.
6/15/2014 - 5/31/2016
Funding: $ 231,000.00

Effectiveness of Prescription Monitoring Program Use in Emergency Departments
3/1/2014 - 2/28/2018
Funding: $ 462,414.00

Improving Syncope Risk Stratification in Older Adults
2/1/2013 - 1/31/2018
Funding: $ 1,550,164.00

Brain Research/Acute Interventions: Neurological Emergencies Treatment Trials
9/30/2007 - 7/31/2017
Funding: $ 1,973,727.00

Oregon Multidisciplinary Training Program for Emergency Medicine Clinical Research
7/1/2011 - 6/30/2016
Funding: $ 2,887,165.00

Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium (ROC) Regional Clinical Center-Portland
9/1/2004 - 12/31/2015
Funding: $ 3,911,134.00


Additional emergency medicine research statistics can be found on the OHSU Research Expertise website.

You can find our department's statistics by navigating to "School of Medicine" in the listed organizations and then to "Emergency Medicine".