Richard Cummins, MD, MPH, MSc.

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Medical School: 
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, 1972
Medicine and Pediatrics, University of Virginia Hospital, 1973
General Practice, National Health Service Corps, 1975
Internal Medicine, University of Virginia Hospital, 1977, 1987, 1997, 2007
Other Education: 
MPH, Health Sciences Research, School of Public Health and Community Medicine University of Washington, 1979
MS, Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 1981
Board Certification: 
American Board of Emergency Medicine, 1996, 2006
American Board of Internal Medicine, 1977, 1987, 1997, 2007
Academic Interests: 
Sudden Cardiac Arrest and Defibrillation
International Medicine
Recent Publications: 
Cummins RO, Chamberlain D, Montgomery WH, Kloeck, WGJ, & Nadkarni V. (International collaboration in resuscitation medicine. Circulation. 2006; 113: 1260-1270.
Aufderheide T, Hazinski MF, Nichol G, Cummins RO, et al. Community lay rescuer automated external defibrillation programs: key state legislative components and implementation strategies a summary of a decade's experience for healthcare providers, policymakers, legislators, employers and community leaders. Circulation. 2006; 113: 1260-1270.
Cummins RO, Hazinski MF. The quest for a terminator. Annals Emerg Med. 2006; 47(3): 227-229.
Cummins RO. Review of An Introduction to Clinical Emergency Medicine: Guide for Practitioners in the Emergency Department, edited by Mahadevan SV, Garmel GM. New York: Cambridge University Press; 2005. Annals of Int Med. 2006; 144(3): 226-227.