23rd Annual Scientific Assembly

March 16-20, 2017
Hyatt Regency Orlando, Florida

Highlights for Residents

AAEM17 is the ideal conference for residents and students to attend. With specialized sessions and content tailored to you, there are valuable opportunities to take advantage of every day of the assembly.

The AAEM Resident and Student Association is an accessible, collaborative organization that fosters innovation, education and advocacy for residents and students in emergency medicine. Visit the AAEM/RSA website for more information about the great member benefits they offer.


Thursday, March 16, 2017

EKG Pre-Conference Course

FREE for AAEM/RSA Resident Members!
Registration Required

We invite all residents to join us for the "So You Think You Can Interpret an EKG?" pre-conference course with Susan Torrey, MD FAAEM, FREE of charge! All attendees must register for this course to reserve a spot. Residents interested in attending additional educational sessions must also register for the General Assembly. Registration is free for members with refundable deposit.


Friday, March 17, 2017

2016 LLSA Review Course

FREE for AAEM/RSA Resident Members!
Registration Required

This course is designed to provide the experienced emergency physician with an evidence-based review course for all of the required readings for the 2016 LLSA Review. Course content will be discussed both via PowerPoint® and through small group discussion on key topics for each mandated journal article. Learn more.


AAEM/JEM Resident and Student Research Competition

This competition is designed to recognize outstanding research achievements by residents and students in emergency medicine. Come and see projects by your peers! Learn more.


Opening Reception

Enjoy light hors d'oeurves and drinks while networking with colleagues and exhibitors in the Exhibit Hall.


Saturday, March 18, 2017

Open Mic Competition

AAEM will again feature the Open Mic Session, which is a unique opportunity for attendees who have always wanted to speak at a national meeting. Throughout the day, 16 speakers will present on a topic of their choosing. Eight of the slots will feature residents and young physicians - stop by to hear new voices in EM!


RSA/YPS Social

AAEM/RSA (AAEM Resident & Student Association) and YPS (Young Physicians Section) are hosting a joint social at the Hyatt Regency Orchid Room Verandah for all students, residents, and young physicians. Learn more about RSA and YPS, get involved, and network. Learn more.


Sunday, March 19, 2017

RSA/YPS Session

Be sure to attend the joint AAEM/RSA (Resident & Student Association) and YPS (Young Physician Sections) session for specialized talks on:


Specialties Fellowship Panel


Social Media: Taming the Beast


RSA/YPS Networking Lunch: Learn more


Three Financial Tips That EVERY Young Doctor Needs to Know


Financial Expert Panel


Three Bedside Teaching Pearls to Bring to Your Next Shift


RSA/YPS Networking Lunch

AAEM/RSA (AAEM Resident & Student Association) and YPS (Young Physicians Section) are hosting a joint networking lunch in conjunction with their RSA/YPS educational session at the Regency Express. Learn more.


AAEM/RSA & WestJEM Population Health Research Competition

The Western Journal of Emergency Medicine: Integrating Emergency Care with Population Health is proud to sponsor the AAEM/RSA WestJEM Population Health Research Competition. This is designed to showcase resident and medical student research specifically in areas that affect the health of populations of patients in and around the ED. The top three abstracts will be highlighted on AAEM's social media pages and honored with plaques. Learn more.