MEDICAL STUDENT EDUCATION

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OUR  
MISSION

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To provide enjoyable but challenging educational experiences and deepen knowledge of emergency care.

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WELCOME

Welcome to Emergency Medicine! The overall goals of the undergraduate medical education program are to:

  • Provide enjoyable but challenging educational experiences that are well-organized and student-centered

  • Provide evidence-based advising to students interested in pursuing careers in emergency medicine

  • Employ a scholarly approach in designing, conducting, and evaluating educational activities

Whether you are exploring a possible career in emergency medicine or applying to an EM residency, we are here to help you decide if EM is the right choice for you and to support you in the application process while teaching foundational EM knowledge and skills to all. Please don’t hesitate to reach out with any questions!

DIVISION LEAD

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Kendra Parekh, MD, MHPE

Associate Professor of

Emergency Medicine

Director of Undergraduate Medical Education

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Jeffrey Heimiller, MD

Assistant Professor of

Emergency Medicine

Assistant Director, Undergraduate

Medical Education

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Amanda Smith, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of

Emergency Medicine

Assistant Director, Student Engagement

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Assistant Professor of
Emergency Medicine

Assistant Director, Clinical Electives

Colin O’Shea, MD, MPH

OUR TEAM

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Auda Hutto

Associate Program Manager