Emergency Medicine News

Emergency Medicine’s Cushman Named Interim County Health Commissioner

April 23, 2015

Concussions Derail Batting Performance for MLB Players

November 19, 2014

Strong West ED Opens After Receiving State DOH Approval

August 18, 2014

Strong West Ribbon-Cutting Celebrates First Year of Services

August 01, 2014

URMC Center for Community Health Honors Satcher Award Recipients

April 29, 2014

Highland Hospital Gala is Most Successful to Date

April 15, 2014

Strong West to Host Community Forum April 22 at Brockport Middle School

April 07, 2014

Strong West Surgical Center OK’d by State

February 13, 2014

URMC Helping Young Skiers Stay Safe on the Slopes

January 14, 2014

O’Donovan Named Administrator of URMC Strong West

November 26, 2013

Menstrual Cycle Influences Concussion Outcomes

November 13, 2013

100 Years Young: Dr. Morris Shapiro to be Honored

October 24, 2013

URMC Announces Partnership Discussions with Apollo Hospitals, Leading Hospital Network in India

August 27, 2013

Children's Hospital Safety Program Celebrates Grant from Kohl's Cares

August 20, 2013

URMC Takes Ownership of Former Lakeside Property

August 16, 2013

Partnership Aims to Educate Young Parents about Bathroom Safety

August 15, 2013

Former Lakeside Practices, Spencerport Urgent Care Become URMC Strong West on Monday

July 12, 2013

Dr. Joshua Zwart Joins Emergency Department

July 11, 2013

Socioeconomic Status Plays Major Role in Opioid Pain Control

June 26, 2013

Growing Elderly Population a Focus in Highland ED

April 01, 2013

Study Suggests New Way of Thinking about Brain Injury – As Autoimmune Disorder

March 06, 2013

Free EMS Seminar Feb. 5 Focuses on Overdose Patients

January 22, 2013

Updated Statement on the Conditions of Webster Firefighters from Nicole Stassen, M.D., Trauma Surgeon, Kessler Burn & Trauma Center

December 26, 2012

Statement from Joseph Hofstetter and Theodore Scardino, Webster firefighters injured in Monday’s incident

December 26, 2012

Magnet Ingestion Injuries on the Rise Among Children

November 19, 2012

Celebration Monday for 99-year-old Morris J. Shapiro. M.D.

October 19, 2012

Free Seminar for EMS Crews to Focus on Stroke Nov. 7

October 15, 2012

Highland Hosts Free Seminar for EMS Crews Aug. 29

August 20, 2012

Keep Your Kids Safe this Summer: Beware of Dogs

August 02, 2012

Free Physicals Offered by School of Medicine for Rochester Area Students

July 11, 2012

How To Know When a ‘Rash’ is Serious? Video Chat!

April 27, 2012

Dolores Krebs Named New York State Nurse Practitioner of the Year

November 14, 2011

Routine Head Hits in School Sports May Cause Brain Injury

November 14, 2011

Free Physicals Offered for Rochester Area Students

July 26, 2011

Medical Sleuthing Linked Muscle, Kidney Problems to Kava Tea

April 27, 2011

Michael F. Kamali Named Chair of URMC Emergency Medicine

January 12, 2011

Poison and Drug Information Center Welcomes New Director

October 14, 2010

Free Physicals Offered for Rochester Area Students

July 28, 2010

American Medical Association President to Visit URMC April 1

March 12, 2010

URMC Emergency Department Pharmacy Resident Earns National Grant

July 20, 2009

Poor Sleep Quality Leads to Poorer Prognosis after Stroke

April 28, 2009

Family, Community and AAP Implore Parents to Follow Weight and “Top of the Head” Guidelines for Car Seat Safety

April 14, 2009

Pets Underfoot Could Mean a Trip to the ED

April 10, 2009

Abnormal EKG Can Predict Death in Stroke Patients

March 20, 2009

University of Rochester Launches iTraining for Emergency Responders

February 11, 2009

Partnerships Take Aim at Improving Children's Asthma

December 29, 2008

To Grandmother's House We Go

December 23, 2008

Workshop Invites Teens to Witness Emergency Scenarios First-Hand

November 11, 2008

Don’t Trick Kids into Entering a Dangerous Yard

October 29, 2008

Rochester Taps Mayo Physician to Head Emergency Medicine Department

October 20, 2008

“Kohl’s Pedal Patrol” Makes Rochester Safer for Kid Cyclists

October 09, 2008

Treacherous Toys: What’s Safe to Give Kids this Christmas?

November 30, 2007

Amidst Holiday Baking Bonanzas, Keep Watch on Kids in the Kitchen

November 15, 2007

Children Would Need Different Medical Care in Wake of Dirty Bomb

October 31, 2007

Upstate NY Emergency Departments Join Forces for Research

October 24, 2007

Rochester Investigating Blood Test for Concussions

September 25, 2007

Strong Mentors Pharmacists Seeking to Fill Emergency Department Role

September 17, 2007

Kohl’s Stores Boost Community’s Injury Prevention Power

August 14, 2007

Lyell Otis Children Have New, Safe Place to Play

July 26, 2007

Volunteers to Build New Playground in Lyell Otis Neighborhood

July 12, 2007

Sunny Days Pose Risk of ‘Flicker Illness’ for a Few Airlifted Patients

March 07, 2007

New Center Formed to Help Plan and Prepare for Mass Casualty Events throughout Upstate New York

October 26, 2006

Using Emergency Departments to Stop the Deadly Spread of Sepsis

August 07, 2006

Highland Receives One of the Largest Single Gifts in the Hospital's 117-Year History

May 17, 2006

Things to Know Before You Mow

May 12, 2006

Rochester Researchers Delve Into Concussions

February 28, 2006

University of Rochester Medical Center Pharmacy Department Earns its 2nd ‘Best Practices’ Award

November 08, 2005

The Big Chill: Dramatically Improving Life After Heart Attack

November 02, 2005

Maplewood Children Have New, Safe Place to Play

September 30, 2005

The Doctor Said: No More Children Jumping on the Bed

September 13, 2005

Strong Stroke Center Receives NYS Designation

September 09, 2005

Golisano Children’s Hospital teams up with City of Rochester and Maplewood Neighborhood Association to build new playground

May 18, 2005

Detoxification in Nation's Jails Falls Short, UR Survey Shows

December 21, 2004

Highway Data Ties Side-Impact Crashes to Brain Injury

July 28, 2004

URMC Creates New Center to Combat Terrorism Threats

May 07, 2004

Race Plays Role in the Care Children Receive in Emergency Department

May 04, 2004

UR Moves to Next Phase of WTC Dust Investigation

January 21, 2004

Strong Memorial Hospital Opens New Observation Unit

January 19, 2004

First Injury Free Coalition for Kids in Upstate New York Based Here

January 07, 2004

Wine Auction Offers Rare Chance to Sample the World's Finest Wines

November 03, 2003

Rochester Restaurateurs Donate $2 Million to Strong’s New Adult Burn/Trauma ICU

October 27, 2003

HMOs Fail to Accurately Tell Patients of Emergency Rights

October 13, 2003

CDC Funds Interactive Workshop to Educate Health Professionals About Emotional Aftermath of Terrorist Attack

September 09, 2003

Summer Recreational Activities Put Families at High Risk for Burns

June 30, 2003

Strong Emergency Doctor Wins Geriatrics Award

June 26, 2003

Foundation Boosts Studies of Spinal Cord Regeneration

June 20, 2003

Strong's Trauma Center Participates in National Research Study to Probe Body's Response to Burn and Trauma Injury

May 09, 2003

Why We Don’t Get Treatment for Head Injuries

April 08, 2003

Seat Belt Use Improves Among African Americans

October 07, 2002

Strong Memorial Hospital Gains Trauma Burn Surgeon

August 23, 2002

Strong ED Physician Begins National Head-Trauma Registry

January 09, 2002