Ed Racht, MD

Ed Racht, MD, is chief medical officer for American Medical Response. He has been an EMS physician for 25 years and served as medical director in private, fire-based, third-service, public utility and volunteer EMS systems. Most recently he was vice president of medical affairs/CMO for Piedmont Newnan Hospital in Georgia. He is a clinical associate professor of emergency medicine at UT Southwestern and served for 10 years as chair of the Texas EMS & Trauma Advisory Council.