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UNC and Wake County EMS Partner through EMF Grant to Study the Impact of Early Fluid Resuscitation for Sepsis in the Prehospital Setting

June 30, 2021 

410 Medical, Inc. a medical device company focused on innovative products for resuscitation of critically ill patients, and the Emergency Medicine Foundation (EMF), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP), today announced that the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Department of Emergency Medicine (UNC) and Wake County EMS are the recipients of the inaugural LifeFlow Resuscitation Research Grant. Jane Brice, MD, MPH, Professor and Chair, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, is the principal investigator for the 18-month project.

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HKS and the Emergency Medicine Foundation Partner to Examine How Emergency Department Design Enhancements May Reduce Stress Factors and Burnout for Physicians

December 9, 2020

HKS, a recognized leader in health care design, and the Emergency Medicine Foundation (EMF), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP), today announced a research grant focused on reducing physician burnout. The goal of the grant is to help reimagine how emergency departments are designed by fostering innovation in an environment that has remained largely unchanged for decades.

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Thomas Jefferson University and University of the Arts to Study Physician Burnout in the Emergency Room

December 9, 2020

Two storied Philadelphia universities—both renowned for heralding the transformative power of creativity—are partnering in order to reduce physician burnout in emergency medicine settings. The collaboration is supported by a grant awarded by the Emergency Medicine Foundation and HKS Architects.

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410 Medical and EMF Announce New LifeFlow® Resuscitation Research Grant  

October 26, 2020

410 Medical, a medical device company developing innovative products for resuscitation of critically ill patients, and the Emergency Medicine Foundation (EMF), a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization founded by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP), today announced their partnership to support research evaluating the effectiveness of LifeFlow, a simple hand-held tool for rapid delivery of fluids, in improving patient outcomes.

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McDonald’s USA Contributes to Support COVID-19 Emergency Medicine Research

July 13, 2020

The Emergency Medicine Foundation (EMF) is grateful to McDonald’s USA for their recent contribution of $25,000 to support COVID-19 emergency medicine research.

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Tony-Winner Gregory Jbara Leads Emergency Medicine Foundation Silent Auction for COVID-19 Research

July 9, 2020 

Blue Bloods actor and Tony Award winner Gregory Jbara leads Emergency Medicine Foundation Silent Auction benefitting EMF. 

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FUJIFILM Sonosite and the Emergency Medicine Foundation Partner in the Battle Against COVID-19

July 1, 2020

Bothell, Washington - FUJIFILM Sonosite, Inc., the world leader in point-of-care ultrasound, and the Emergency Medicine Foundation (EMF), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP), today announced its partnership on the EMF COVID-19 Research Grant program. To support this program, FUJIFILM Sonosite is contributing a $90,000 research grant and soon to be released Sonosite PX point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) systems. 

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Emergency Medicine Foundation to Fund Research to Improve Nation’s Response to COVID-19

April 14, 2020

WASHINGTON, D.C.— The Emergency Medicine Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) to advance research and education in emergency medicine, has recently announced that it will award up to $100,000 in new research grants to further the medical community’s understanding of and response to the novel coronavirus, COVID-19.

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