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Department of Emergency Medicine, UMMS-Baystate


UMMS-Baystate logo759 Chestnut Street, Springfield 5
Springfield, MA 01199
phone: 413-794-5375

UMass Medical School-Worcester

Department of Emergency Medicine website

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.


Our faculty will be transitioning their primary academic appointments to the University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate and will retain their Tufts University School of Medicine affiliations as adjunct faculty.

General Emergency Medicine Division

Robert H. Baevsky, M.D.

Gerald Beltran, D.O.

Jeffrey Alexander Dan, M.D.

Nicholas Joel Daniel, D.O.

John J. George, M.D.

Julien Ginsberg-Peltz, M.D.

Darius Kazimir Greenbacher, M.D.

Aaron Hexdall, M.D.

Kathleen A. Kerrigan, M.D.

Michael J. Lemanski, M.D.

Benjamin Bruce Mattingly, M.D.

Gregory Shawn McDonald, M.D.

Niels Kumar Rathlev, M.D.

Ned Ivan Rudnitzky, M.D.

John P. Santoro, M.D.

Joseph Charles Schmidt, M.D.

Linda Jean Willard, M.D.

Jeannette Marie Wolfe, M.D.

Education Division

Adam R. Kellogg, M.D.

Lucienne Lutfy-Clayton, M.D.

Benjamin W. Osborne, M.D.

Liza Gonen Smith, M.D.

Rakesh Talati, M.D.

Susan P. Torrey, M.D.

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Division

Richard J. Gabor, M.D.

Joeli Hettler, M.D.

Jocelyn R., Jensen, M.D.

Krista Kitchen, M.D.

Holly Elaine Perry, M.D.

Kenneth P. Platt, M.D.

Kimball Ann Prentiss, M.D.

Blake Spirko, M.D.

Research Division

Philip L. Henneman, M.D.

Timothy J. Mader, M.D.

James Hector Pope, M.D.

Howard A. Smithline, M.D., M.S.

William Soares III, M.D.

Ultrasound Division

Gavin Budhram, M.D.

Jeffrey Alexander Dan, M.D.

Tala Rita Elia, M.D.

Elizabeth M. Schoenfeld, M.D.