Christopher J Fullagar, MD, FACEP

Christopher J Fullagar, MD, FACEP
Appointed 07/01/00
Women's Health Network
550 East Genesee Street
550 East Genesee Street
Syracuse, NY 13202

315 464-8668

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown


Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 2004, Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
  • Residency: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 2003, Emergency Medicine
  • MD: Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, 2000

Specialties & Certification

  • Emergency Medicine

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Medical Emergencies


  • Adults and Children


  • Emergency Services

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital


Dr. Fullagar attended medical school at the Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, PA. He then went on to complete his Emergency Medicine Residency and EMS Fellowship at the SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY. Dr. Fullagar is the medical director for the Western Area Volunteer Emergency Service (WAVES) Ambulance, an advanced life support service based in Camillus, NY, and other EMS agencies in the Central New York Region. He has previously served as the medical director and flight physician of the Onondaga County Sheriff’s Office Air-1. Dr. Fullagar has over 25 years of experience as a prehospital provider and remains actively involved in field delivery and oversight of basic and advanced medical care. He is a certified instructor in Advanced Cardiac Life Support and Advanced Hazmat Life Support. He has been Board Certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine since 2004 and holds a Subspecialty Board Certification in Emergency Medical Services. He currently holds a faculty position in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Upstate Medical University and works clinically as an attending emergency physician. Dr. Fullagar has served on the Board of Trustees of the Air Medical Physician Association, an international group of critical care transport medicine physicians, since 2008 and is currently the Immediate Past President. He is a member of the American Medical Association, the American College of Emergency Physicians, the National Association of EMS Physicians, and the Air Medical Physicians Association. Dr. Fullagar also holds a position on the Regional Medical Advisory Committee for Central New York EMS (CNYEMS) and is the Chair of the CNYEMS Regional Policy and Protocol Committee. He is also the current Associate Chair of the New York State Collaborative EMS Protocol Committee.

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