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!
Paramedic Graduating Class of April 2013
Paramedic Graduating Class of June 2013
Now accepting registrations for our upcoming classes.
CPR for Healthcare Providers - Online registration available!
- March 13, 2014
- April 10, 2014
- May 8, 2014
- May 16 - 17, 2014
- May 17, 2014
- May 2, 2014
Apply Now for the Summer CEM EMT Program
**Beginning January 2014 upon successful completion from the program, the student is eligible to sit for the Pennsylvania Department of Health Emergency Medical Technician State Certification Examination for a fee of $70 that is paid directly to Pearson Testing and the National Registry exam.
Oakland - Summer Semester - June 23 - July 31, 2014
**9 SEATS LEFT**
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