Program Mission and Goals

Mission

The Program Director, staff, and emergency medicine faculty of the Department of Emergency Medicine are committed to providing the highest quality emergency medicine education to students and residents. By consistently adhering to national educational standards, by successful innovation, and by motivating individuals to achieve to their highest potential we strive to develop professional, practice-ready emergency medicine specialist physicians.

Goals  

  • We will consistently fill our emergency medicine training program with the highest quality medical student and maintain academic diversity.
  • We will utilize a curriculum and evaluation plan that enables each resident to become practice-ready by obtaining competency in the six emergency medicine specific core competencies.
  • We will prepare our graduates to succeed in a professional leadership position.
  • We will assure quality and demonstrate quality improvements.