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Sandy Bogucki, MD, PhD

Professor Emeritus of Emergency Medicine

Years active at Yale: YSM Class of 1984; 1989-present

Dr. Bogucki is being recognized for her research and program development in Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and disaster planning and response. She graduated from YSM in 1984 and joined Yale’s Department of Emergency Medicine in 1989. She holds several positions of leadership in the fire service and emergency medical services communities. She's a principal member of the National Fire Protection Association Technical Committee of Fire Department Health and Safety, and has conducted on-site investigations of fire fighter line-of-duty deaths for the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.

Dr. Bogucki is also on the editorial board of Pre-hospital Emergency Care and was an associate editor of Academic Emergency Medicine. She is a past chairman of the board of directors of the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians, and was a senior medical advisor to the assistant secretary for Preparedness and Response in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services from 2004-2008, participating in the federal medical response to major disasters.