UCD Centre for Emergency Medical Science (CEMS) was established in 2001 to provide a national centre of excellence for research, development, education and training in pre-hospital emergency care.
Excellence in Education, Training & ResearchCEMS is located in the Health Sciences Centre at the UCD School of Medicine & Medical Science in Belfield, Dublin 4.
The principal activities of CEMS are
- Provision of graduate and undergraduate education and training in pre-hospital immediate care
- Provision of short courses in immediate care - including cardiac, trauma and paediatrics
- Management and delivery of the MERIT Project (Medical Emergency Responders: Integration & Training)