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. 

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 conference on emergency medicine. Paraguay’s inaugural conference was a great success providing an opportunity to obtain greater links with other medical societies, institutions and companies.  Initially hoping to attract around 500 to 600 attendees, the event ended up attracting 978 physicians and other emergency care providers from Paraguay and around the world.

IFEM announces speaker bureau for behavioural emergency medicine

Since its birth the specialty of emergency medicine has suffered from a lack of interest and attention to behavioural emergencies. Unfortunately this lack of interest has resulted in inadequate behavioural emergency training in residency programs in the USA and probably other countries[1]. While our residents are extraordinarily well-trained in trauma, cardiac emergencies,