About the Department of Emergency Medicine
Our department offers several world-class residencies and fellowships.
Weil Institute of Emergency and Critical Care Research
Our department is composed of five distinct divisions and four specialized programs.
Our past fellows and residents
News from our department
The Virginia Commonwealth University Department of Emergency Medicine is composed of four distinct divisions, each comprising highly specialized experts with national and international reputations for excellence.
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Our division provides consultation for those with acute and chronic poisonings, envenomations, adverse drug reactions and drug interactions
Our team of physicians specializing in point-of-care ultrasound bring innovation and diagnostic efficiency to the VCU Emergency Department
Our division provides medical direction for first responder agencies in the Richmond area and comprehensive pre-hospital education
The Division of Observation Medicine oversees VCU Medical Center’s complex care Clinical Decision Unit (CDU)
Our division is dedicated to patient care and thorough educational training that advances the field of Pediatric Emergency Medicine (PEM)
We provide out-of-hospital medical care at events around the Richmond area to keep participants and spectators safe and healthy
We aim to distinguish ourselves in our commitment to social justice and equity by seeking innovative solutions to local and global health disparities
VCU Health's Medical Scribe Program offers exposure to the clinical environment, paid training and networking opportunities for your future
The Virginia Poison Center treats emergency cases of poison exposure, staffed by our specially trained registered nurses