“Emergency Care for America's Heroes”

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 LCDR Paul Roszko, MD FAEMS FACEP is an emergency medicine physician and pre-hospital / EMS physician currently stationed at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.  He commissioned into the US Navy in 2006 after completion of ROTC training at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and then went onto attend medical school at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. After completing residency training in emergency medicine at Brown University in Providence, RI and EMS fellowship training at the Harvard-Affiliated Emergency Medicine Residency program at Beth Isreal Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, MA, he entered into active duty and was first stationed at the Naval Medical Center Portsmouth. He completed a deployment to the Role 3 Multinational Medical Unit in Kandahar, Afghanistan in 2016 and then returned to Portsmouth to serve as the Director for Emergency Medical Services for Navy Medicine East (now Naval Medical Forces Atlantic) and the Director for the Combat Trauma Research Group. After transferring duty stations to Walter Reed in 2018 he participated as an OIC onboard the USNS Comfort in Operation Enduring Promise 2018 and then completed a deployment as part of a Role 2 Light Maneuverable (R2LM) team to West Africa in 2019. He continues to serve as the Director for Emergency Medical Services for Naval Medical Forces Atlantic and as the Deputy Director for Trauma Emergency Services at Walter Reed. He currently provides operational support to the Navy as the Medical Director for Search and Rescue Medical Technicians assigned to HSCWINGLANT. His interests include research in combat casualty care and he has been actively engaged in clinical communities to improve en route care (ERC) in the US Navy.  He has served as a Councilor on the GSACEP Board of Directors since 2018.

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