UC Irvine's Department of Emergency Medicine is committed to advancing clinical care, education and research to help patients with diverse conditions. We offer patient-centered care, apply leading edge skills to combat serious illness and injury. In addition, our physicians conduct innovative research aimed at preventing injury and disease.
Faculty members within the department, which is part of UC Irvine's School of Medicine, are highly experienced clinicians who are devoted to training the next generation of emergency care physicians.
Some facts about the Department of Emergency Medicine:
In addition, for nearly a decade the UC Irvine Department of Emergency Medicine – in conjunction with California Chapters of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine and the American College of Emergency Physicians has published the Western Journal of Emergency Medicine. Our mission is to disseminate information about efficient and optimal delivery of emergency care and injury prevention through “open-access” publishing. WestJEM is the only “open access” online EM journal in the United States. This scientific information is therefore accessible free of charge to anyone with an internet connection.
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