About Us

TEM-AboutIntro-800x495.jpg

About Tactical Emergency Medicine

The Tactical Emergency Medicine Section provides a forum for emergency physicians with an interest or expertise in tactical medical support to share information with the College and external organizations. Section members identify the unique challenges of how emergency physicians care for and participate with tactical teams in both training and potentially hostile environments.

Join Now Operational Guidelines

What is Tactical Medicine?

Tactical Medicine, or Tactical Emergency Medicine, is the medical specialty that involves the services and emergency medical support necessary to preserve the safety, physical and mental health, and overall well-being of military and law enforcement (SWAT) special operations (tactical) personnel and others at the scene of critical incident deployments and training.

Learn More

Section Officers & Staff

Wipfler.jpg

John Wipfler, MD, FACEP

Chair

Springer.jpg

Brian Springer, MD, FACEP

Chair-Elect

Callaway.jpg

David Callaway, MD, FACEP

Immediate Past Chair

Bradley.jpg

Keegan Bradley, MD, EMT-T

Secretary

Baez.jpg

Amado Alejandro Baez, MD, MSc, MPH, FACEP

Councillor

Jamali.jpg

Ameen Jamali, MD, FACEP

Alternative Councillor

McArdle.jpg

David McArdle, MD, FACEP

2nd Alternative Councillor

Wong.jpg

Dominique Wong, MD

Newsletter Editor

Bradley.jpg

Keegan Bradley, MD, EMT-T

Newsletter Co-Editor

Goodloe_19.jpg

Jeffrey Goodloe, MD, FACEP

Board Liaison

Murray-600.jpg

Rick Murray, EMT-P

Staff Liaison

Interested in becoming an officer? Contact us.