Daniel Spaite, MD, FACEP

Dr. Daniel Spaite is a tenured Professor and holds the endowed, Virginia Piper Distinguished Chair of Emergency Medicine at the University of Arizona College of Medicine. He is the Director of EMS Research at the Arizona Emergency Medicine Research Center. Dr. Spaite has published more than 100 original scientific articles and has presented his research on EMS, cardiac arrest, trauma systems, and EMS outcomes analysis internationally. During his career, he has received more than $15,000,000 in research funding.

Dr. Spaite was awarded the Ronald Stewart, MD Career Award by the National Association of EMS Physicians. It is the highest honor awarded by NAEMSP and is given for “outstanding contributions in prehospital care and the development of quality EMS throughout the world.”