Gator Emergency Medical Response (GEMR) is an organization at the University of Florida for those interested in any aspect of Emergency Medicine. Join Gator EMR today to learn about the exciting field of Emergency Medicine, get hands-on experience with the unique opportunities we offer, and help us proudly protect the Gator Nation! Explore our website to see what offerings interest you. To get involved, fill out our membership application below, join our Facebook Page, and email us with any questions you have. We hope to see you around!
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What We Offer

EMR Courses

Get certified as an Emergency Medical Responder (EMR), no prior experience or certifications needed! We offer classes every Fall, Spring, and Summer C. Visit our EMR page for information about registration, our instructors, and the medical skills you will learn.

CPR Classes

Need CPR certification? Gator EMR has you covered! We offer affordable CPR classes biweekly, including certification for: Hands-Only, Heartsaver, First Aid, and BLS for Healthcare Providers. Visit our CPR page to register and inquire about rates for large groups.

EMS Ride-Alongs

Respond to 911 calls with lights and sirens! Gator EMR members have the opportunity to perform ride-alongs with local EMS & Fire agencies. No experience or certifications needed. Sign in with your Gator EMR account information to schedule a shift!

Future Opportunities

EMR training is the first step in a future in emergency medicine. Many of our students choose to further their training by attending EMT school, entering the fire service, or volunteering with UF's on-campus response unit, GEMRU.

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