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Thank you for your interest in the Emergency Medical Services Fellowship!

Our purpose is to:

  • Maintain a high bar of standardized training for EMS physicians
  • Achieve the proper qualifications to practice EMS medicine to include board certification
  • Further organize and integrate the care needed for the chain of survival
  • Discover new methods to advance the science of EMS
  • Improve patient care quality and safety
  • Advocate on behalf of EMS providers
  • Educate the next generation of EMS providers

Our fellows achieve competency in the clinical aspects of EMS, medical oversight, quality management and research, and special operations.  Graduates are eligible for the Emergency Medical Services sub-specialty board certification examination.

Contact Us

Azeemuddin Ahmed, MD, MBA
Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine
EMS Fellowship Program Director

Kelby Kiefer
EMS Fellowship Program Coordinator


University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
Department of Emergency Medicine
200 Hawkins Drive, 1008 RCP
Iowa City, IA 52242
Email: kelby-kiefer@uiowa.edu
(319) 384-6468 phone
(319) 356-1138 fax

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