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".