Richard Cummins, MD, MPH, MSc.

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Position Title: 
Professor
Medical School: 
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, 1972
Internship: 
Medicine and Pediatrics, University of Virginia Hospital, 1973
General Practice, National Health Service Corps, 1975
Residency: 
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.