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Message from our new President, Dr Ffion Davies

Message from our new President, Dr Ffion Davies

04 July 2022

It is with a feeling of great privilege and responsibility that I start my 2-year term as your new IFEM President. Read more

Vale Associate Professor Joseph Epstein

Vale Associate Professor Joseph Epstein

01 July 2022

IFEM expresses sadness and offers deepest condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Associate Professor Jo... Read more

Healthcare workers and healthcare facilities in Ukraine must be protected.

Healthcare workers and healthcare facilities in Ukraine must be protected.

24 March 2022

We, the undersigned, and the organisations we represent, are united in concern for healthcare workers, their patients... Read more

IFEM stands with our healthcare colleagues in Ukraine

IFEM stands with our healthcare colleagues in Ukraine

25 February 2022

Statement 25 February 2022 IFEM stands in solidarity with our emergency and healthcare colleagues in Ukraine. We are ... Read more

A day in the life of an Occupational Therapist in the Emergency Department

A day in the life of an Occupational Therapist in the Emergency Department

17 December 2021

Íde O’Shaughnessy Ireland  Over two years ago, I joined the Occupational Therapy department in University Hospital Li... Read more

Geriatric Emergency Medicine in Hong Kong

Geriatric Emergency Medicine in Hong Kong

17 December 2021

Dr Patrick Leung Chairperson of GEM Subcommittee Hong Kong College of Emergency Medicine  Hong Kong is one of the mos... Read more

Geriatric Emergency Medicine at Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Hospital

Geriatric Emergency Medicine at Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Hospital

17 December 2021

Mark Er and David Madzinga Australia  Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Hospital (HKH) is a major metropolitan hospital located on ... Read more

CARED programme Ng Teng Fong General Hospital Singapore

CARED programme Ng Teng Fong General Hospital Singapore

17 December 2021

Colin OngSingapore  Ng Teng Fong General Hospital in Singapore has rolled out an initiative which puts in place case ... Read more

PACMAN in Sydney Local Health District

PACMAN in Sydney Local Health District

17 December 2021

Dr Sinéad Ní Bhraonáin Australia  In Sydney Local Health District, we recognise that coming to an Emergency Departmen... Read more

Delirium Management in the Emergency Department – an Irish National Approach

Delirium Management in the Emergency Department – an Irish National Approach

16 December 2021

Kara McLoughlin, Susan O’Reilly, Louise Martin, Niamh O’Regan, Suzanne Timmons, Rachel Doyle Ireland  There is a stea... Read more

IFEM celebrates its 30th anniversary

IFEM celebrates its 30th anniversary

29 November 2021

In 2021, IFEM celebrates its 30th anniversary. From signing the Charter with 4 founding member countries in 1991, IFE... Read more

President of Myanmar Emergency Medicine Society speaks out

President of Myanmar Emergency Medicine Society speaks out

12 October 2021

The president of the Myanmar Emergency Medicine Society told the 2021 Global Emergency Care Conference of the complex... Read more