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Bill introduced to reauthorize EMSC

As a federally funded program, EMSC must be reauthorized by Congress every five years. In …


Identifying and Addressing Disparities in Pediatric Emergency Care: A Research Priority Agenda

JAMA Network Open recently published an article with a list of research priorities specific to …


Introducing the 2024 EMSC Fellows

  • January 31, 2024

On behalf of the EMSC Program, the EMSC Innovation and Improvement Center (EIIC) has announced …


Introducing the 2024 EMSC Scholars

  • January 31, 2024

The EMSC Innovation and Improvement Center has announced five new scholars from across disciplines and …


Preparing for the prehospital pediatric assessment: A Q&A with Manish Shah, MD

  • November 30, 2023

The Prehospital Pediatric Readiness Project (PPRP) Assessment will launch in spring 2024. Below, EMS physician …


State successes: Collaborative case reviews

  • November 30, 2023

We all know the old adage: it takes a village… and nothing could be more …


Patient and Family Perspectives

  • November 30, 2023

Featuring members of EMSC’s Family Advisory Network (FAN). Learn more about the FAN.Name: Melanie Marshall, …


New resources on child abuse

One in four children in the United States are abused or neglected, and 18% of …


Improving survival through pediatric readiness at trauma centers

New research presented at the American College of Surgeons (ACS) Clinical Congress 2023 shows children …


Remembering E. Brooke Lerner, PhD, FAEM

E. Brooke Lerner, PhD, FAEMS, passed away Oct. 4 after a battle with pancreatic cancer. …