The Department of Emergency Medicine was established as a formal department at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in 1994. The residency training program has been established since 1986. Dr. Robert Galli is the founder and past chairman of the department.
The department is very involved in the educational programs for medical students, medical residents as well as nursing, dental and allied health students. In addition to the residency program, fellowship opportunities are available.
Emergency Medicine currently has 23 faculty members, a fully accredited residency program and a division of medical toxicology. It has an active research program, aeromedical critical care transport service and a state disaster program called Mississippi Med1.
Our faculty also provides medical direction and oversight for the Simulation Laboratory and ACLS training services.
For current US MD/DO medical students interested in rotating in the department, please visit the section to the right entitled "Applying for Residency."
2500 North State Street
Jackson, MS 39216
General Information: 601-984-1000
Patient Appointments: 888-815-2005