Dr Gautam Bodiwala


Dr George Podgorny


Haywood Hall, TW Wong
and CC Lau ICEM 2014

Awards

Gautam Bodiwala Lifetime Leadership Achievement Award

FIFEM (Order of the IFEM)

Humanitarian Award

George Podgorny Lecturer

IFEM is calling for nominations for the following Awards:

-Gautam Bodiwala Lifetime Leadership Achievement Award  (Full and Affiliate Members eligible to nominate)
-Order of the IFEM (FIFEM) (Full members only eligible to nominate)
-Humanitarian Award (Full and Affiliate members eligible to nominate)

Contact the IFEM Secretariat for further details and application forms.

These awards will be presented at the ICEM Conference in Cape Town in April 2016 and recognize the contributions of our colleagues to international emergency medicine.  Nominations must be submitted no later than 30th June for the Gautam Bodiwala Award, and 31st July (IFEM and Humanitarian Awards).

Gautam Bodiwala Lifetime Leadership Achievement Award

The Gautam Bodiwala Lifetime Leadership Achievement Award is IFEM’s highest honour.  The purpose of the Award is to recognize an individual who has demonstrated an extensive and continuous commitment to the International Federation for Emergency Medicine resulting in significant contributions to the development and advancement of the IFEM in addition to extensive and continuous commitment to the specialty of emergency medicine in their own country.  Download criteria and procedures for the Gautam Bodiwala Lifetime Leadership Achievement Award here.

Order of the International Federation of Emergency Medicine

The IFEM awards the Order of the IFEM (FIFEM) to an individual who is a member of an IFEM member organisation who has demonstrated an extensive and continuous commitment to the specialty of Emergency Medicine in their own country and has made significant contributions to supporting the development/advancement of the International Federation for Emergency Medicine.  Nominations are called for bienially from member countries.  Download criteria and procedures for FIFEM award here.

VIEW FIFEM HONOUR ROLL HERE

Humanitarian Award

The IFEM awards the Humanitarian Award to an individual physician or an organisation whose work has had major humanitarian or public health benefit. Nominations are called for bienially from member countries.  Download criteria and procedures for the Humanitarian Award here.

HUMANITARIAN AWARD RECIPIENTS

2004
Frederick Burkle (ACEP)
The international effort to support emergency medicine in Papua New Guinea sponsored by AusAID

2006
Rick Brennan (ACEM)
Michael VanRooyen (ACEP)
Centre of Excellence for Emergency Preparedness (CAEP)
Yehezkel Waisman (Israeli AEM)

2008
Bradt, David (ACEM)
Bullard, Michael (CAEP)

2010
Holliman, C. James (ACEP)
Redmond, Anthony D. (CEM-UK)

2012
Tong, Hon-kuan (HKCEM)

2014
Hall, Haywood (PACEMD, ACEP)
Wong Tai Wai (HKCEM)

George Podgorny Lecturers

2000 Boston, USA
Inaugural Lecture by Gautam G Bodiwala (UK)
'Past, Present and Future of Emergency Medicine'

2002 Edinburgh, UK
Jim Ducharme (Canada)
'EBM and emergency medicine: what is valid - evidence and how should it be applied?'

2004 Cairns, Australia
Chris Baggoley (Australia)
'The impact of politics on acute healthcare, or With friends like these ....'

2006 Halifax, Canada
Michael Schull (Canada)
'From ER to Africa'

2008 San Francisco, USA
Arthur L. Kellerman (USA)
'Leadership in Emergency Medicine: Local, Regional and National Leadership'

2010 Singapore
V. Anantharaman (Singapore)
'Healthcare Reform, Professionalism and Emergency Medicine'

2012 Dublin, Ireland
Peter Cameron (Australia)
'Age Becomes Us'

2014 Hong Kong
Wong Tai Wai (Hong Kong)
'East meets with West: Emergency Medicine in the era of globalization'