Richard Schwartz

Department Chair

Richard Schwartz

Department Chair


Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Emergency Medicine and Hospitalist Services

College of Allied Health Sciences
Department of Physician Assistant

The Graduate School
Department of Graduate Studies

  • (706) 721-4910
  • AF 2028


  • MD, Medicine (MD) Wayne State University, 1989

  • BS, Nutrition Sci Michigan State University, 1985


  • ACL AHA, 2016

  • BLS AHA, 2016

  • ABEM American Brd of Emergency Med, 2007

  • PHY GA Composite State Medical Brd, 1996

Awards & Honors

  • Teaching Excellence Program Award Augusta University, 2016

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • REMD 5000

    Emergency Medicine
  • EMED 5001

    Emergency Medicine Clkship
  • EMED 5086

    Introd to Wilderness Medi


Selected Recent Publications

  • Integration of Tactical Emergency Casualty Care Into the National Tactical Emergency Medical Support Competency Domains., 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Progress Of Tactical Emergency Medical Support In Japan., 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • TacMed Updates: Development of a National Consensus for Tactical Emergency Medical Support (TEMS) Training Programs-Operators and Medical Providers., 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Medical response to bombings: the application of lessons learned to a tragedy., 2013
  • Use of a novel abdominal aortic tourniquet to reduce or eliminate flow in the common femoral artery in human subjects., 2012
    Journal Article, Academic Journal