Message from the President January 2020

Professor Jim Ducharme

Welcome to a new year, and a new decade – where will we be 10 years from now?

If we believe projections from scientists, there will be both great and terrible events: individualized treatment based on our DNA, nanotechnology to cure cancer and remove atherosclerotic plaques etc.

Devastating bushfires and our climate emergency

A message from the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine’s Immediate Past President Dr Simon Judkins

At the ACEM Annual Scientific Meeting in November 2019, Emergency Physicians from across Australia and New Zealand, and many other parts of the world, met at the front of the Royal Hobart Hospital to participate in a Climate Change march,

IFEM Board Election June 2020: Call for Nominations

The International Federation for Emergency Medicine is calling for nominations for the IFEM Board for terms commencing June 2020.

Nominations are invited for the following:

Five Executive positions:

  • President-elect
  • Vice President
  • Treasurer
  • Secretary
  • Liaison and Oversight Officer

Six Regional Board representatives:

  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Australasia
  • Central and South America
  • Europe
  • North America

Current Board membership can be viewed here.

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 presentations delivered over four days, the extensive scientific program provided an exceptional opportunity to collaborate and share knowledge and experience with emergency medicine physicians from across the globe.

ICEM2020 is being held in the beautiful city of Buenos Aires in Argentina. 

La Dra. Nicole Pinheiro comparte su historia de vida como Médico de Medicina de Emergencia en Brasil

Desde su reconocimiento como especialidad en 2015, la medicina de emergencia ahora está explotando en Brasil con más de 20 programas disponibles en todo el país.

Poco después de que la Dra. Nicole Pinheiro comenzara su residencia, se dio cuenta de lo increíble que era la comunidad global de ME, estando abierta a compartir conocimientos y experiencias y ayudarse mutuamente siempre que fuera posible.