Faculty or Staff Name:

ODonnell_Dan_Web.jpgDan O'Donnell, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Division Chief & Fellowship Director, Out-of-Hospital Care (EMS)
Chief Medical Director, Indianapolis EMS

Office Location & Contact
Faculty Office Building, Eskenazi Health
640 Eskenazi Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46202

Phone: (317) 880-3900

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Indiana University School of Medicine
Fellowship, Out-of-Hospital Care (EMS), 2008
Residency, Emergency Medicine, 2007

Wayne State University School of Medicine
MD, Class of 1996

University of Michigan
BS, Psychology

About me

Dr. O’Donnell is currently on the faculty at Eskenazi hospital.  He serves as the Deputy Medical Director for Eskenazi Ambulance Service and the Indianapolis Fire Department, as well as Medical Director for the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police S.W.A.T. team and a Medical Specialist for Indiana Task Force 1 which is a division of Urban Search and Rescue.


Police officer attitudes towards intranasal naloxone training.
Ray B, O'Donnell D, Kahre K.
Drug Alcohol Depend
. 2015 Jan 1;146:107-10. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2014.10.026. Epub 2014 Nov 8.

The availability of prior ECGs improves paramedic accuracy in recognizing ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction.
O'Donnell D
, Mancera M, Savory E, Christopher S, Schaffer J, Roumpf S.
J Electrocardiol
. 2015 Jan-Feb;48(1):93-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jelectrocard.2014.09.003. Epub 2014 Sep 16.

No benefit to prehospital initiation of therapeutic hypothermia in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Hunter BR, O'Donnell DP, Allgood KL, Seupaul RA.
Acad Emerg Med
. 2014 Apr;21(4):355-64. doi: 10.1111/acem.12342. Review.

Effect of introducing the mucosal atomization device for fentanyl use in out-of-hospital pediatric trauma patients.
O'Donnell DP, Schafer LC, Stevens AC, Weinstein E, Miramonti CM, Kozak MA.
Prehosp Disaster Med
. 2013 Oct;28(5):520-2. doi: 10.1017/S1049023X13003579. Epub 2013 May 24.

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