27th Annual Scientific Assembly

2021 Resident Breve Dulce Competition

The theme of this competition is “My First Solo Shifts.” Please submit an experience from your emergency medicine training, clinical or otherwise, where you learned an important lesson that could help you on your first shift practicing independently.

Five resident speakers will be selected to present at AAEM21 in St. Louis, MO, between 4:45pm-5:35pm on Tuesday, June 22, 2021 during the AAEM/RSA Track.

Submissions for AAEM21 competitions are now closed.


What are Breve Dulce Talks?

Breve Dulce talks are 7-minute presentations of an experience fitting into the theme provided told on 20 slides with 20 seconds per slide. Time and number of slides are strictly enforced.

Winning Submissions and Prizes

Winning submissions will be notified of their acceptance and speaking time by March 1, 2021.

Competition judging will take place in real-time by a panel of peer and faculty judges, and the top 3 winners will receive a cash prize.


AAEM/RSA resident members paid through 6/30/2021 are eligible to apply.