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Emily Foster
Emily Foster
Full Name
Emily Foster
Surgical Resident (Former)
Marital Status
Jim Shaw (One Night Stand)
Unnamed father
Unnamed mother †
7, 8
First seen
Last seen
Appeared in
Portrayed by

Emily Foster was a Paramedic who replaces Gabriela Dawson. She is portrayed by Annie Ilonzeh.


  • Jim Shaw - One night stand. Foster breaks it off, and Jim begins to harass her. Even by putting in a false complaint about both Foster and Brett, which goes away once Boden finds out.

Notes and Trivia[]

  • At the time of A Closer Eye, Foster has only been paramedic for 3 months.
  • She was late on her first day at 51.
  • Foster was a surgical resident at Lakeshore Hospital, but got kicked out when it was discovered she cheated on her boards.
  • Foster appears to be bisexual, having been shown going on dates with both men and women. She was first revealed to be interested in women in A Volatile Mixture.
  • Her mom died from cancer during Foster's last year of residency. They weren't close which makes the death worse, according to her. (The Solution to Everything)


Season 7 Appearances
"A Closer Eye" "Going To War" "Thirty Percent Sleight Of Hand" "This Isn't Charity" "A Volatile Mixture"
"All The Proof" "What Will Define You" "The Solution to Everything" "Always A Catch "Inside These Walls"
"You Choose" "Make This Right" "The Plunge" "It Wasn't About Hockey" "What I Saw"
"Fault in Him" "Move a Wall" "No Such Thing As Bad Luck" "Until the Weather Breaks" "Try Like Hell"
"The White Whale" "I'm Not Leaving You"
Season 8 Appearances
"Sacred Ground" "A Real Shot in the Arm" "Badlands" "Infection: Part 1" "Buckle Up"
"What Went Wrong" "Welcome to Crazytown" "Seeing is Believing" "Best Friend Magic" "Hold Our Ground"
"Where We End Up" "Then Nick Porter Happened" "A Chicago Welcome" "Shut It Down" "Off The Grid"
"The Tendency of a Drowning Victim" "Protect a Child" "I'll Cover You" "Light Things Up" "51's Original Bell"