Michael Lozano, MD, FACEP

Executive Vice President, EmCare South Division
Michael Lozano, MD, FACEP

Dr. Michael Lozano has been an Executive Vice President for the South Division of EmCare since 2009. Prior to his current role, he worked for EmCare as the medical director and chairman of the Department of Emergency Medicine at Northside Hospital in St. Petersburg, Fla. He is also the medical director for Hillsborough County Fire Rescue in Tampa, Fla. In his role as medical director for Florida’s Urban Search and Rescue System (U.S.A.R.) Task Force 3, Lozano has personally responded to several disaster scenes including the aftermath of hurricanes Charley, Ivan and Katrina. He is a highly-skilled physician with 18 years of medical and leadership experience.

Lozano attended Syracuse University, graduating with a B.S. in Biology. He received his Doctor of Medicine from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in 1987, and completed residencies in internal medicine at New York University-Bellevue Hospital and emergency medicine at the Bronx Municipal Hospital Center, where he served as chief resident. In 1994 he completed a fellowship in emergency medical services through the Office of the Medical Director of New York City Emergency Medical Services (E.M.S). Lozano has held many positions of distinction, including chair of the Pinellas County, Fla. E.M.S. Medical Control Board, state co-medical director for the Florida Chapter of International Trauma Life Support and president of the Florida Association of E.M.S. Medical Directors. He is currently the president of the Florida College of Emergency Physicians, a member of the American College of Physician Executives and an appointee to the Florida State EMS Advisory Council.