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

Standards of Care for Children in Emergency Departments Version 3
As the development of emergency medicine and acute care systems is well underway globally with over 50 countries where the
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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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The ICEM2019 Marketplace: A Novel Approach to Teaching in Geriatric Emergency Medicine
IntroductionDuring the International Conference on Emergency Medicine (ICEM 2019), The Geriatric Emergency Medicine Special Interest Group used a novel approach
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september, 2019

10sep - 13sep 109:00 amsep 13Vietnamese Society of Emergency Medicine ConferenceVSEM Conference on Emergency Medicine 2019: Advanced Acute Medical Care for All: Challenges and Opportunities

18sep - 19All DayGlobal Emergency Care ConferenceAlfred Health and Monash University: Global Emergency Care Conference