Henry E. Wang, MD, MS is Professor and Executive Vice-Chair of Research of the Department of Emergency Medicine. Dr. Wang is one of the nation’s most prolific Emergency Medicine scientists, and is internationally recognized for his scientific work in prehospital airway management, resuscitation and sepsis epidemiology. Dr. Wang is Principal Investigator of the NIH-funded Pragmatic Airway Resuscitation Trial (PART), which is comparing paramedic intubation with laryngeal tube airway management in adult out-of-hospital cardiac arrests. He also leads the NIH-funded REGARDS-Sepsis study, one of the largest population-based studies of sepsis epidemiology.

Dr. Wang is a Deputy Editor for the Annals of Emergency Medicine and the newly appointed Editor in Chief of the Journal of the American College of Emergency Physicians Open.


Medical School
UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Christiana Care Health System, Newark, DE
Emergency Medicine Research, University of Pittsburgh

Areas of Interests

Research Interests

– Airway Management
– Prehospital Care
– Resuscitation
– Sepsis Epidemiology


Publication Information

Sept. 2017 publication: Revised National Estimates of Emergency Department Visits for Sepsis in the United States