Department of Emergency Medicine

Innovative Emergency Care at San Diego's Only Academic Medical Center


Since 1978, the Department of Emergency Medicine has grown from three full time faculty to 30 faculty and over 60,000 visits per year. Our Hillcrest ED is a level 1 trauma center and the only designated comprehensive emergency department in San Diego and Imperial Counties. More >

News & Events

EM Fellow Adel Al-Marshad was recognized at the National Saudi Healthcare Innovation Competition. More >


EM Resident Sow Kobayashi published in New England Journal of Medicine. More >