Marc K. Eckstein

Expert in emergency medical care, including after natural disasters and terrorist attacks

Professor of Emergency Medicine, Keck School of Medicine of USC
Director of Prehospital Care, Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center


  • prehospital care
  • transport protocols
  • triage protocols
  • emergency cardiovascular care
  • cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
  • utilization of trauma centers
  • prehospital advanced life support
  • paramedics and emergency response
  • disaster preparedness
  • emergency care for victims of weapons of
    mass destruction (chemical, biological
    and radiological agents)
  • emergency medical services

Additional Information

  • Medical Director, City of Los Angeles Fire Department


  • Spanish

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