The UAB Department of Emergency Medicine is dedicated to providing the highest quality emergency medical care to patients, to participate in the education of health professionals, and to promote the development of the specialty of emergency medicine and related disciplines through excellence in patient care, teaching, and research. From serving the community to educating future leaders in medicine, we strive to provide an innovative and positive experience for all. 


The department maintains an outstanding research program focused on acute resuscitation and systems of emergency care delivery.


Our educational programs are designed to provide a challenging, hands-on patient care experience in a multitude of settings.

Patient Care

With multiple emergency departments, we are equipped to provide patients with quality care.