Disaster Medicine Special Interest Group



Role of Disaster Medicine Special Interest Group:

  • Promote the sharing of information, resources and experiences between Disaster Medicine Special Interest Groups / Committees / Sub-Committees / Work Groups from various member countries of IFEM
  • Promote networking of individuals with interest and expertise in Disaster Medicine from member countries of IFEM
  • Promote collaboration in planning, education, training and research in Disaster Medicine between member countries of IFEM with particular emphasis on evidence based practice, access to quality education and advancing research
  • Act as a point of contact for individuals, or organisations, seeking assistance in aspects of Disaster Medicine relevant to Emergency Medicine and to support development of local Emergency Physician disaster preparedness regardless of location
  • Act as a liaison point and assist coordination of Disaster Medicine related sessions at conferences such as ICEM

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