Dr. Rupp trained at Indiana University Emergency Medicine and completed Emergency Ultrasound and Global Health Fellowships at Vanderbilt. He stayed on as faculty working clinically at the Nashville VA and at VUMC, and he is the Program Director of the Emergency Ultrasound Fellowship.

Randal Dabbs, MD, FACEP, FAAFP
President, Practice Development

Dr. Randal Dabbs is a co-founder of TeamHealth and served as president and chief medical officer of the largest affiliate of TeamHealth for more than 15 years. He is currently serving as EM director for Knox County and is president of practice development for TeamHealth. He has created and deployed many national programs that enhance the practice of medicine at TeamHealth facilities across all services lines throughout the country, including: clinician engagement and retention, merger and acquisition relationships, risk and claims management, leadership and education training, emergency medicine special operations program, and Advanced Practice Clinician Council. Dr. Dabbs received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Tennessee at Martin and his medical degree from the University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences. He completed his residency training in family medicine at the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville, where he later held the position of chief of emergency services from 1982 – 1999. He is both ABEM and ABFM certified. Dr. Dabbs is TeamHealth liaison to the American College of Emergency Physicians, and the executive sponsor of the Advanced Practice Clinician Council as well as the Substance Use Work Group. He has been a standing member of the Claims Committee throughout its existence and regularly conducts seminars on risk management. He is passionate about and regularly lectures on risk reduction strategies for EM clinicians, clinician retention, leadership development, and improving both the provider and patient experience.

Tennessee ACEP Chapter (TCEP)
2024 Symposium & Annual Meeting
March 7, 2024
Chattanooga, TN

Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and Tennessee ACEP Chapter (TACEP). Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physicians (ACCME)
Amedco LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.