Katherine K. Raczek, MD

Assistant Professor/Clinical
University of Texas San Antonio
Department of Emergency Medicine

Associate EMS Medical Director
San Antonio Fire Department

Residency: Texas Tech Health Science Center
Medical school: Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine

Each year, an estimated 240 million calls are made to 911, mostly by people with no previous EMS interaction. At the other end of the call is often a specially trained call-taker who - without ever se