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Peter P. Taillac, MD, FACEP

Peter P. Taillac, MD, FACEP

Peter P. Taillac, MD, FACEP, is a clinical professor in the Division of Emergency Medicine at the University of Utah School of Medicine. He’s also the state EMS medical director for the Bureau of Emergency Medical Services and Preparedness in the Utah Department of Health and medical director for West Valley City, Utah, Fire and EMS. He can be contacted at ptaillac@utah.gov.

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