EMS and Pre-Hospital Presentations and Awards
The Department of Emergency Medicine’s EMS and Pre-Hospital Medicine Section had a busy January with its research and scholarly activity.
A poster titled “Characteristics of Pre-Hospital Pediatric Cardiac Arrests” was presented at the NAEMSP 2020 Annual Meeting held in San Diego, California. Authors on the poster are our EMS Fellow Adam C. Benzing, MD, MPH; David Wampler, PHD, LP; Joi Shumaker, RN, LP; Associate Professor/Clinical and our Department’s EMS and Pre-Hospital Section Director Craig Cooley, MD, LP; Michael Stringfellow, EMT-B; Assistant Professor/Clinical C.J. Winckler, MD, LP; and Assistant Professor/Clinical David Miramontes, MD.
On January 13, 2020, NAEMSP announced that it awarded both NAEMSP/AMR-FRE EMS Fellows Research Grants Awards to our EMS Fellows. Each fellow will receive $5,000 to conduct research on their respective topics of study.
Assessment of Physiological Stress of Lights and Sirens on Patients Under EMS Ground Transport
Adam Benzing, MD, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Pulmonary Function Testing of Patients Under EMS Ground Transport
Amninder Singh, MD, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
For more information on the award, click here.