Special Interest Groups


IFEM has a number of Special Interest Groups relating to special areas of interest relating to emergency medicine. 

Each Group reports to the Clinical Practice Committee.  Membership is open to members of Colleges or Societies which are members of IFEM, or other interested individuals.   Applications should be directed to the Chair of each SIG, via the Secretariat.


Disaster Medicine Special Interest Group - Chair, Dr Peter Aitken (Australia)

Emergency Ultrasound SIG - Chair, Dr Rip Gangahar (UK)

Paediatric Emergency Medicine SIG - Chair Dr Ffion Davies (UK)

Paediatric Emergency Network Research (PERN) - IFEM/PERN representative, Prof Hezi Waisman (Israel)

Triage Special Interest Group - Chair, Dr Gerry Fitzgerald (Australia)