Procedure Labs

The Department of Emergency Medicine offers procedure labs to health professionals and students. Procedure labs are a foundational element of medical education, and participants gain skills for critical emergencies by working in teams under the supervision of experienced practitioners. Procedures taught include:

  • emergency orotracheal intubation
  • cricothyrotomy
  • tracheotomy
  • internal cardiac massage
  • peritoneal lavage
  • skull trephination

To learn more about procedure labs, please contact Mary Ann McNeil at or 612-626-1483.