Monday, June 26, 2017

Welcome to the George E Moerkirk Emergency Medicine Institute

The George E. Moerkirk - Emergency Medicine Institute (GEM-EMI) is offering an extremely structured program for motivated teenagers’ ages 13 – 18, interested in exploring public safety careers.  Camp dates are August 15, 16 and 17, 2017.

Topics covered during the  3-day camp will include:

  • Personal health and wellness
  • Career professionalism
  • Review of skills needed to work in public safety

All camp participants will be certified in American Heart Association CPR and first aid.  For additional information, please see the flyer.

pdf 2017 Teen EMS Camp (914 KB)


Prehospital Sepsis Alert Education

  • Stream our instructive video regarding Prehospital Sepsis Alerts by clicking here
  • Download the Prehospital Sepsis Alert Criteria Card

Prehospital Research

Interested in Prehospital Research? Let us help you get started. You can also watch a great video that describes the entire process. Click here to watch our instructive video.

Prehospital Research Request Form

Quick Documents

All documents on this website are in PDF format. In order to read these documents please download the free Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Additional Classes Available

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Mailing Address

George E Moerkirk Emergency Medicine Institute
2100 Mack Blvd
PO Box 4000
Allentown, PA 18105-4000

(484) 884-0280 Business
(484) 884-0070 Fax