About The Center
The Center for Emergency Medicine has been involved in EMS education for over 30 years. Having trained Paramedics and EMTs from many different countries, the Center has become involved in projects such as the development of the National Standard Curriculum, and the creation of a Bachelor's of Science in EMS at the University of Pittsburgh. Center Faculty have taught around the country and around the world over the 30 year history of the Center.
The Center for Emergency Medicine is a multi-hospital consortium dedicated to the advancement of emergency medicine through research, education, air medical transport and quality care. Currently, the Center's member hospitals include University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Presbyterian Shadyside, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, and UPMC Mercy Hospital.
News & Events
What's Happening At The Office of Education!
Now accepting registrations for our upcoming classes.
ONLINE REGISTRATION available for most courses!
BLS Instructor Class
**Paramedic Program Update**
Due to increased applications, we ask that all applications be submitted by June 1st, 2016 now. We will be holding interviews on all completed applications between now and June 8th. Applicants that are accepted to the program will be contacted by Monday June 13th via phone.
Registering for courses
When registering for courses, please use the PDF registration form available through the link at the top of each course page. When completed please fax the form to (412) 647-4670 or mail the form to:
230 McKee Place
ATTN: (course you are registering for)
Pittsburgh, PA 15213