A video of the entire ceremony is available online at www.acep.org.
Explore This IssueACEP News: Vol 30 – No 08 – August 2011
Fifty years later, as we reflect on what the Alexandria Plan accomplished, we confront similar issues in a very different environment of care. Our charge now, in a challenging new era of health care reform, is to be as innovative, persevering, and visionary as the four physicians and their ED and EMS colleagues who created the Alexandria Plan.
- Zink, BJ. Anyone, anything, anytime – a history of emergency medicine. 2006, Mosby Elsevier; Philadelphia, pp. 30-32.
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- Zink, BJ. Anyone, anything, anytime – a history of emergency medicine. 2006, Mosby Elsevier; Philadelphia, pp. 35-36.
Dr. Zink is Professor and Chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine at The Alpert Medical School of Brown University.