Creating a world where all people, in all countries,
have access to high quality emergency medical care.


The International Federation for Emergency Medicine (IFEM) leads the development of the highest quality of emergency medical care for all people.

Our mission is to advance the growth of high quality emergency medical care through education and standards, to lead the collaboration and networking necessary to establish universal equality in service and care, and to promote the creation and growth of the specialty of emergency medicine in every country.

As a federation of grassroots emergency medicine organisations from countries and regions  with mature and highly developed emergency care systems, and systems in various stages of development or just starting out, IFEM has unique insight and reach into health systems globally.

Our Members are experts in all facets of emergency care, delivered in all environments, to all ages and types of patients. We can rapidly harness expertise and draw global teams together to work on a project, or any emergency care challenge.

Latest News

Early Registration Now Open for the 2020 International Conference on Emergency Medicine
This year’s International Conference on Emergency Medicine was a great success. With over 2,700 delegates from 72 countries and 1,094
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Dr Christian Doldán shares his story on founding a society and organizing the first Paraguayan conference on emergency medicine
Dr Christian Doldán is Chairman of the Sociedad Paraguaya de Emergencias Médicas and in October 2019 held the first Paraguayan
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Dr Nicole Pinheiro shares her story of life as an Emergency Medicine Physician in Brazil
Since becoming recognised as a specialty in 2015, emergency medicine is now exploding in Brazil with over 20 programs now
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november, 2019

2nov - 3nov 21:00 amnov 3SLEMCON 2019Sri Lanka Emergency Medicine Conference

5nov - 7nov 51:00 amnov 77th EMSSA International ConferenceBeyond the Wall

7nov - 10All Day10th Asian Conference on Emergency Medicine

7nov - 8nov 71:00 amnov 8The Annual Scientific Meeting of the Irish Association for Emergency Medicine

23nov1:00 am- 9:00 pmNepalese Society of Emergency Physicians Annual Emergency Medicine ConferenceNEMCON 2019