Department of Emergency Medicine Designated as a WHO Collaborating Centre for Emergency and Trauma Care
caring for patients, training physicians, and advancing emergency research
caring for patients, training physicians, and advancing emergency research

Dr. Cortlyn Brown, third-year resident of the UCSF-ZSFG Emergency Medicine Residency Program, was one of three recipients of the Chancellor Award for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Leadership. Dr. Brown is being recognized for her dedication to increasing opportunities for a diverse and inclusive workforce in medicine.

Dr. Jacqueline Grupp-Phelan, Professor and Chief of the Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, was selected to serve on the NIMH Mental Health Services Research Committee (SERV) Study Section for the three year cycle beginning July 1, 2018.

Dr. Shruti Kant (pictured), Dr. Jillian Mongelluzzo, and Dr. Dina Wallin received the 2018 Excellence in Teaching Award.

Congratulations to our 2017-2018 4th Quarter Bedside Teaching Award winners, Dr. Bill Whetstone at UCSF Parnassus and Dr. Renee Hsia at ZSFG. 

At our Mission Bay campus, the semi-annual bedside teaching award is presented to Dr. Aaron Kornblith (pictured).

Our EM residents honor faculty members for their teaching abilities. This quarterly bedside teaching award is for the ED attending at each clinical site who stands out for their bedside teaching skills and ability to provide constructive feedback to the EM residents. This award can only be awarded once per academic year to any given individual.

Congratulations to our 2017-2018 3rd Quarter Bedside Teaching Award winners, Dr. Kavita Gandhi at UCSF Parnassus (pictured) and Dr. David Thompson at ZSFG.


Employment Opportunities

For inquiries about academic or faculty positions, please visit the UCSF AP recruitment page. For staff positions, visit UCSF Careers.

Annual Report

Continuing Medical Education

The Emergency Medicine program sponsors several courses each year designed to meet the needs of practicing physicians.