Department of Emergency Medicine
The University of South Alabama Department of Emergency Medicine emphasizes excellence in clinical emergency medicine, education of the housestaff and medical students, and the academic development of Faculty.
Our Faculty has trained in many clinical disciplines and bring broad-based capabilities to the Department. Their efforts provide outstanding clinical care and research efforts in all phases of medicine. The clinical care aspects range from internal medicine, surgery, orthopaedics, and trauma care. The clinical practice is in the University of South Alabama Medical Center, which is an academic center incorporating the Level I Trauma Center, Arnold Luterman Regional Burn Center, and USA Heart Center.
The Department of Emergency Medicine provides educational rotations for PGY-1 residents in various fields. The program is highly sought by the medical students for acting internships and clinical rotations. The primary goal is to develop and implement comprehensive educational programs utilizing bedside clinical teaching and advanced educational technology. Acquiring a full residency program in Emergency Medicine remains a high priority. We welcome Faculty, Residents, and students seeking to become experienced emergency medicine physicians.
If you are interested in any of our programs, we invite you to visit at anytime. Please contact our administrative office at (251) 470-1649.