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Department of Emergency Medicine


759 Chestnut Street, Springfield 5
Springfield, MA 01199
phone: 413-794-5375

Education Programs



Advanced Practice

4th Year Electives for Medical Students

Scholarly Activity


The research of the Department of Emergency Medicine is clinical and focuses on:

  • Cardiac arrest resuscitation
  • Congestive heart failure
  • Simulation
  • Acute coronary syndrome
  • Emergency medical services
  • Ischemia/reperfusion injury
  • Patient safety and health services
  • Emergency ultrasound

The department, as well as the institution, has grant monies available on a competitive basis for educational and research projects.


View recent Department of Emergency Medicine publications in the Scholarly Commons database.


All Faculty Have Tufts University School of Medicine Appointments

General Emergency Medicine Division

Robert H. Baevsky, MD

Jeffrey Dan, MD

Nicholas Daniel, DO

John J. George, MD

Darius K. Greenbacher, MD

Aaron Hexdall, MD

Kathleen A. Kerrigan, MD

Michael J. Lemanski, MD

Benjamin B. Mattingly, MD

Gregory S. McDonald, MD

Wilson F. Pyle, MD

Niels K. Rathlev, MD, Chair

Ned I. Rudnitzky, MD

John P. Santoro, MD

Joseph C. Schmidt, MD

Linda J. Willard, MD

Jeannette M. Wolfe, MD  

Education Division

Adam R. Kellogg, MD

Lucienne Lutfy-Clayton, MD

Ben W. Osborne, MD, Chief

Liza Gonen Smith, MD

Rakesh Talati, MD

Susan P. Torrey, MD

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Division

Richard J. Gabor, MD

Joeli Hettler, MD, Chief

Jocelyn R. Jensen, MD

Holly E. Perry, MD

Kenneth P. Platt, MD

Kimball A. Prentiss, MD

Blake A. Spirko, MD

Ana Swafford, MD

Research Division

Fidelia SJ Blank, MN, MBA

Philip L. Henneman, MD

Timothy J. Mader, MD

James Hector Pope, MD

Howard A. Smithline, MD, MS, Chief  

Ultrasound Division

Gavin R. Budhram, MD, Chief

Jeffrey Dan, MD

Tala R. Elia, MD

Elizabeth Schoenfeld, MD