Prehospital Care Research Forum

RESEARCH FORUM: September 20-22, Austin TX

Presented by ESO and the UCLA Prehospital Care Research Forum (PCRF)

Accelerate EMS Research

The ESO/PCRF Research Forum brings together clinical leaders, researchers, and data analysts to accelerate EMS research with the goal of improving community health and safety through the power of data. During the three-day workshop, Forum participants will:

  • Learn the basics of EMS research, from defining a question to the parts of a peer-reviewed manuscript.
  • Refine research ideas to assure that the question/goal is clear.
  • Explore required data elements to determine viability and define the data query.
  • Work with a clinical mentor and statistician to create an analysis plan to answer your research question.
  • Start development for the research abstract and framework.

Event Details
Start: Tuesday, Sept 20th at 1 p.m.
End: Thursday, Sept 22nd at 1 p.m.
Location: ESO Offices in Austin, Texas (11500 Alterra Parkway)

Details related to location and suggestions for lodging will be provided upon registration.

There is no cost to participate. Attendees will be responsible for their own travel and lodging.

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Join us for two live monthly webinars: | WEBINAR DETAILS & ARCHIVES

PCRF Journal Club: Clinical Research
Second Monday, noon CST
Next date: October 10, 2022
Join the discussion.

Educational Research Alert
Fourth Friday, noon CST
Next date: September 23, 2022
Join the discussion.

2021 abstracts published

All 42 (yes, forty-two!) PCRF abstracts are now published and available at EMS World.


Did you miss it?
International Research Conference 2021: Global Developments in EMS Research

Thursday November 30 2021 & Friday December 1 2021

Began on 30 November at:
London: 10am • New York: 5am • Sydney: 9pm

Panels and invited speakers presented and discussed more than 40 original research projects spanning topics of worldwide interest including current disesases, ethics, technology, and cultural competence in paramedicine. Check out the conference agenda!

Conference recordings coming soon. Meanwhile, check out PCRF's 2021 abstracts at EMS World!

Did you miss it? International Scientific Symposium 2020 - Virtual

On November 20, 2020, we took the International Scientific Symposium virtual for the year, with a day dedicated to the current state of EMS research, and the best research submitted to the Prehospital Care Research Forum this year.

Details & On-Demand recording

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