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.
- May 29 - 30, 2015
CPR for Healthcare Providers - Online registration available!
- June 11, 2015
- July 9, 2015
- August 13, 2015
- September 10, 2015
EMT - Summer 2015
- Oakland Campus
***The course is FULL, accepting names for WAITLIST ONLY***
June 22 - August 4, 2015
Monday, Wednesday & Thursday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
EMT - Fall 2015
- UPMC East
August 31 - December 14, 2015
Mondays & Wednesdays: 6:00pm - 10:00pm and one Saturday per month: 8:00am - 12:00pm
- UPMC Passavant
August 14 - December 14, 2015
Saturdays: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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