UCLA Emergency Medicine

UCLA Emergency Medicine is Patient Care
Our clinical mission:
We strive to provide the finest patient care in an environment that fosters education and the responsible stewardship of resources.
UCLA Emergency Medicine is Education
"Educating medical students, residents and fellows is our mission. And the success of our graduates demonstrates the quality of our education."

Scott Votey MD, Residency Director

UCLA Emergency Medicine is Research
Our research mission:
By harnessing the strengths of the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, the National Clinical Scholars Program, and the RAND Corporation, we continually strive to be the premier emergency medicine and health services research program in the country.

UCLA Emergency Medicine Patient Care

Patient Care

"As the front door to one of the premier quaternary care hospitals in the world, the UCLA Emergency Medicine Center seeks to provide high quality, expedient, cost-effective care to all patients including those suffering from such diverse complaints as sprained ankles, major vehicular trauma, and failing organ transplants."

David L. Schriger, MD, MPH, Chief UCLA Emergency Medicine Center

UCLA Emergency Medicine Education


"Our emergency medicine faculty is devoted to the professional growth of medical students, residents and fellows. Individual attention and mentoring is a high priority."

Scott Votey MD, Residency Director

Medical Students
The Residency
UCLA Emergency Medicine Research


"Our faculty research is incredibly diverse. We have always had a focus on health services research, but we also have ongoing research in domestic violence, infectious disease, stroke, ultrasound, and pre-hospital care."

Larry Baraff MD, Associate Director UCLA Emergency Medicine Center

Faculty Research
Medical Student & Resident Research
The Research Fellowship