Emergency Medical Science

Emergency Medical Science at UCD 

Pre-Hospital Immediate Care

In addition to producing doctors, radiographers and scientists, the School is proud to provide specialist training for advanced paramedics and healthcare professionals working in pre-hospital care settings.

Our Centre for Emergency Medical Science is the national academic centre for research, development and training in pre-hospital emergency care.  Our programmes, offered at every level from short refresher courses to graduate taught masters, are accredited by the Irish College of General Practitioners (ICGP), Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC), Irish Heart Foundation (IHF) and the Health Services Executive (HSE).