Emergency Medicine

Department of Emergency Medicine of Tongji Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science & Technology, was established in 1986, and consists of Emergency Center, Emergency Internal Medicine, Emergency Surgery, Intensive Care Unit (ICU), and Trauma Surgery. Department of Emergency Medicine is the critical treatment base of Tongji Hospital, quality control center for critical care medicine in Hubei Province, and supporting institute of Asia International Rescue Center.

Integration emergency mode of pre-hospital medical care - emergency room - ICU was formed after years of practice, which is able to provide fast comprehensive treatment for critical patients with trauma, shock and multiple organ dysfunctions.

Department of Emergency Medicine of Tongji Hospital offers 118 wards and has 148 staffs with 17 senior professional, including 3 doctoral supervisors, 10 master supervisors. Dr. Shusheng Li is the current department director.

The department offers courses of various depth for undergraduate medical students and programs for internship in Emergency Medicine and visiting scholars. The department has also undertaken 26 research projects including 9 projects supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China and 17 provincial projects. Staffs of the department have published more than 500 research papers including over 20 SCI articles.