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Jeffrey Pothof, MD, an emergency and flight physician with the BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine and Chief Quality Officer for UW Health, spoke extensively to Wisconsin Public Radio on Thursday, May 6, 2021, regarding the crisis-level COVID-19 outbreak In India and the implications for countries around the world. During the interview...

It's an annual tradition for ultrasound faculty at the BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine to lead 2-3 emergency medicine residents in a test of ultrasound mastery at the Society of Academic Emergency Medicine's Annual Meeting. 

SonoGames® is a national ultrasound competition in which residents demonstrate their skills and knowledge of point-of-care...

The University of Wisconsin Department of Emergency Medicine congratulates all medical students graduating from the School of Medicine and Public Health. This year the Department helped mentor 17 students toward successful matches in emergency medicine residency programs. A list of the individuals who matched into Emergency Medicine residencies and the programs they...

The 52nd Annual Emergency Care and Trauma Symposium is designed to educate emergency and trauma providers, from the prehospital environment through inpatient care. Education for EMS and nursing will be offered, with a wide variety of presentations and hands-on sessions available. The Symposium is provided by the UW Health Emergency Education...

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Danielle McCarthy, MD, MS
Vice Chair for Research
Department of Emergency Medicine
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

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Message from the Chair

Message from the Chair

Welcome to the BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine!  I am extremely proud of how much our department has accomplished over the past decade.  We have transformed from a small clinical service to a large academic department with one of the largest endowments in the country.  At our core is our Residency Training Program, the nidus for our transformation.


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Chair of the BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine