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Joint Letter to Congress regarding Surprise Medical Billing in COVID-19 Relief Package

AAEM signed on to a joint letter to congress regarding surprise... Read more.
Posted: 8/4/2020

Your Action is Needed on PA Legislation in ME

Dear Maine AAEM Members, Here is a brief summary of the... Read more.
Posted: 8/4/2020

New Joint Statement on Excuses from Mask Compliance

Read the full statement here. Read more.
Posted: 7/28/2020

AAEM Signs on to Joint Letter to CMS to Sunset Waivers When PHE Concludes

AAEM signs on to a joint letter urging Administrator of CMS... Read more.
Posted: 7/23/2020

Formation of the AAEM Capital Region Chapter Division

A new AAEM Regional Chapter for Maryland, Virginia, and... Read more.
Posted: 7/20/2020

AAEM Signs on to Joint Letter to Veterans Health Administration on CRNA Oversight

AAEM signs on to a joint letter urging Secretary of Veterans... Read more.
Posted: 6/25/2020

AAEM Signs on to Joint Letter Urging Congress to Extend Eligibility for the PPP Loan Program

AAEM Signs on to a joint letter urging Congress to extend... Read more.
Posted: 6/17/2020

New AAEM and AAEM/RSA Position Statement Against Federal Regulation

On Friday, the Trump administration issued a regulation that... Read more.
Posted: 6/14/2020

AAEM Signs on to Joint Statement Calling for End to Pediatric Merit Badges

The American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM) and the... Read more.
Posted: 6/9/2020

AAEM Signs on to AMA Letter: Coronavirus Provider Protection Act

AAEM Signs on to a joint letter urging Congress to include the... Read more.
Posted: 6/9/2020

2020 AAEM Board of Directors Election Results

AAEM is pleased to announce the following 2020 board of... Read more.
Posted: 6/2/2020

AAEM Signs on to Joint Letter Encouraging the Passage of the Mainstreaming Addiction Treatment Act

AAEM, with assistance from the AAEM EM Pain and Procedural... Read more.
Posted: 6/1/2020

AAEM Releases Statement with SAEM on the Death of George Floyd

In the wake of the latest police killing of an African American... Read more.
Posted: 5/29/2020

AAEM Signs on to Consensus Statement on the 2020-2021 Residency Application Process

AAEM Signs on to Consensus Statement on the 2020-2021 Residency... Read more.
Posted: 5/27/2020

Important Due Process Legislation Update

H.R.6910 - To Require the Secretary of Health and Human... Read more.
Posted: 5/18/2020

Private equity firms now control many hospitals, ERs and nursing homes. Is it good for health care?

AAEM Past Presidents, Drs. Robert McNamara and Mark Reiter... Read more.
Posted: 5/13/2020

New and Improved AAEM Online

AAEM Online is not only getting a new look, but will be... Read more.
Posted: 5/6/2020

AAEM Statement of the Death of Dr Breen

We are all deeply saddened when we lose a colleague. Dr. Breen... Read more.
Posted: 5/4/2020

COMMB Joint Policy Statement on Pediatric Care in the Emergency Department

The Coalition on Medical Merit Badges (COMMB) has issued a... Read more.
Posted: 5/4/2020

New Joint Statement from AAEM and ACEP: Physician Misinformation

AAEM and ACEP released a joint statement on physician... Read more.
Posted: 4/27/2020

New Position Statement: Interruptions in the Emergency Department

The AAEM Wellness Committee wrote the position statement at the... Read more.
Posted: 4/20/2020

AAEM Signs on to Joint Letter to Congress Urging further Protections for Healthcare Workers during COVID-19

AAEM has signed on to a letter to Congress urging further... Read more.
Posted: 4/15/2020

AAEM Sends Letter to Congress for Further Protections during COVID-19

On April 10, 2020 the American Academy of Emergency Medicine... Read more.
Posted: 4/10/2020

Support the Individual EP by Providing Feedback on the CARES Act

Dear Membership, As you all have likely heard, the CARES Act... Read more.
Posted: 4/10/2020

AAEM Sends Letters to All 50 Governors and President Donald J. Trump

On April 7, 2020 the American Academy of Emergency Medicine... Read more.
Posted: 4/8/2020

AAEM Signs on to Joint Letter to HHS: Emergency Funding for Physicians through the CARES Act

AAEM, along with many other medical organizations, has signed... Read more.
Posted: 4/7/2020

New Position Statement: AAEM Position Statement on the Firing of Dr. Ming Lin by TeamHealth and PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center

The Board of Directors has become aware that a physician has... Read more.
Posted: 3/28/2020

AAEM Creates Additional Position Statements Regarding COVID-19

Dear AAEM members: Yesterday morning, AAEM posted a new set... Read more.
Posted: 3/25/2020

AAEM Signs on to Joint Statements Regarding COVID-19

Merit Badge Requirements for Hospital Privileges During... Read more.
Posted: 3/24/2020

AAEM Position Statement on Protections for Emergency Medicine Physicians during COVID-19

Dear AAEM Family: Your Board of Directors has been listening... Read more.
Posted: 3/20/2020

A Message from AAEM President Dr. David A. Farcy

Dear Members, As we all continue to work tirelessly to serve... Read more.
Posted: 3/19/2020

COVID-19 Resources

Dear Members, Friends, Emergency Physicians, Nurses, PAs, First... Read more.
Posted: 3/18/2020

AAEM 26th Annual Scientific Assembly Cancelled

As AAEM continues to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic, we have... Read more.
Posted: 3/13/2020

COVID-19 (coronavirus) Preparedness

Update as of March 12, 2020: Thank you for your concern and... Read more.
Posted: 3/3/2020

New Position Statement: AAEM and AAEM/RSA Position Statement on on Emergency Medicine Training Programs for Physician Assistants (PAs) and Nurse Practitioners (NPs)

AAEM has released a new position statement with AAEM/RSA on... Read more.
Posted: 2/26/2020

Upcoming Section and Chapter Division Nominations and Elections

Sections Critical Care Medicine Section of AAEM... Read more.
Posted: 2/1/2020

Webinar Invitation

Health Care Professions’ Educational Engagement to... Read more.
Posted: 1/21/2020

Launching of the Mediterranean Journal of Emergency Medicine & Acute Care (MedJEM)

The official journal of the Mediterranean Academy of Emergency... Read more.
Posted: 1/21/2020

Submit Your Feedback to CMS - Medicare Executive Order

Dear Membership, As you all have likely heard, the most... Read more.
Posted: 1/14/2020

New AAEM Position Statement: Statement of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine (AAEM) on the Edward-Elmhurst Health Firing of Physicians and Replacement with Non-Physician Providers

The American Academy of Emergency Medicine is expressing it... Read more.
Posted: 12/3/2019

2019 #GivingTuesday – Donate to LEAD-EM

Thank You for Making #GivingTuesday a Success! Update:... Read more.
Posted: 11/20/2019

The American College of Medical Toxicology (ACMT) 2020 Annual Scientific Meeting

The American College of Medical Toxicology (ACMT) is holding... Read more.
Posted: 11/20/2019

Why are you thankful for AAEM?

This November, AAEM is highlighting our members by sharing... Read more.
Posted: 11/1/2019

2020 Award and Election Nominations Now Open!

2020 AAEM Award Nominations Know someone with an outstanding... Read more.
Posted: 10/31/2019

Management of Opioid Use Disorder in the Emergency Department: A White Paper Prepared for the American Academy of Emergency Medicine

The AAEM EM Pain and Procedural Sedation Interest Group... Read more.
Posted: 10/29/2019

Why Are You Thankful for AAEM?

Dear AAEM Members, Thank you for being a member of AAEM! We... Read more.
Posted: 10/7/2019

Joint Letter to the AAMC on the Standardized Video Interview (SVI)

To the Association of American Medical Colleges... Read more.
Posted: 9/30/2019

Contact Your Senators and Representatives: Surprise Billing

Dear AAEM Members, Now that the recent congressional recess... Read more.
Posted: 9/11/2019

Dr. Lisa Moreno on WBOK

Hear from President-Elect, Lisa Moreno, MD MS MSCR FAAEM during... Read more.
Posted: 8/12/2019

2019 National Physician Suicide Awareness Day

National Physician Suicide Awareness Day Shine a Light. Speak... Read more.
Posted: 8/7/2019

Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy™ - Boston, MA

October 10, 2019 3:30p-8:20pm | Boston, MA Courtyard Boston... Read more.
Posted: 8/2/2019

ICEM 2020 Conference

Registration is now open for ICEM 2020! Dates: June 15-18... Read more.
Posted: 7/31/2019

Joint Policy Statement: Compensated Time for Faculty Academic Administration and Teaching Involvement

A joint policy statement of the American College of Emergency... Read more.
Posted: 7/18/2019

Open Letter to the AMA: Where is the Public Campaign Advocating for Physicians?

July 8, 2019 Patrice A. Harris, MD MA President American... Read more.
Posted: 7/9/2019

Congratulations to Dr. Lisa Moreno for Being Awarded with the Order of the IFEM

Congratulations to Lisa Moreno, MD MS MSCR FAAEM, President... Read more.
Posted: 6/13/2019

Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy™ - Cleveland,OH

September 5, 2019 3:30pm-8:20pm | Cleveland, OH Cleveland... Read more.
Posted: 6/13/2019

AAEM Endorses ACMT Position Statement: Buprenorphine Administration in the Emergency Department

On April 7, 2019 the AAEM Board of Directors voted to approve... Read more.
Posted: 6/7/2019

2019 ACMT Total Tox Course

Register Today! Join us in Washington, DC, for the 2019... Read more.
Posted: 5/25/2019

New Position Statement: AAEM Position Statement on the Emergency Medicine Workforce

AAEM has released a new position statement on the... Read more.
Posted: 4/18/2019

Thank You 2019 Scientific Assembly Planning Subcommittee!

Course Directors: Drs. Joelle Borhart, Evie Marcolini Course... Read more.
Posted: 3/21/2019

2019 AAEM Board of Directors Election Results

AAEM is pleased to announce the following... Read more.
Posted: 3/12/2019

Dr. David Farcy Honored at Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce Annual Heroes Breakfast

  AAEM president, David A. Farcy, MD FAAEM FCCM was... Read more.
Posted: 2/18/2019

AAEM Takes a Stand on the Role of APPs in ED

We Hear Your Concerns About the Role of APPs The AAEM... Read more.
Posted: 2/5/2019

Position Statement on Inquiries about Diagnosis and Treatment of Mental Disorders in Connection with Professional Licensing and Credentialing

AAEM endorses the following points regarding inquiries about... Read more.
Posted: 2/1/2019

AAEM Endorses Geriatric Emergency Department Guidelines

On November 28, 2018 the AAEM Board of Directors voted to... Read more.
Posted: 1/29/2019

AAEM Signs On to Support AFFIRM

Read the President's Message from January/February 2019... Read more.
Posted: 1/22/2019

AAEM Nominations and Elections Timelines

It's election time! Are you involved in a Chapter or... Read more.
Posted: 1/9/2019

Sickle Cell Disease and Other Heritable Blood Disorders Research, Surveillance, Prevention, and Treatment Act of 2018 (S.2465) Passes

On July 18, 2018, the Sickle Cell Disease Coalition sent a... Read more.
Posted: 12/20/2018

Regulations to Ensure Due Process Rights for Physicians Referred to House Energy and Commerce Committee

AAEM has taken the initiative of working with Congress on... Read more.
Posted: 11/19/2018

CDC to host COCA Call — Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM): What Health Care Providers Need to Know

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 2:00pm-3:00pm ET The CDC is... Read more.
Posted: 11/8/2018

AAEM Letter to ACGME Regarding the Common Program Requirements

View the PDF version of this letter. November 5... Read more.
Posted: 11/5/2018

AAEM19 Competitions - Deadline Extended!

Opportunities for AAEM Members Photo... Read more.
Posted: 10/12/2018

2019 Award and Election Nominations Now Open!

  2019 AAEM Award Nominations Know someone with an... Read more.
Posted: 10/1/2018

Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy™ - New York, NY

November 15, 2018, 4:30pm-9:00pm | New York, NY Millennium... Read more.
Posted: 9/22/2018

Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy™ - Seattle, WA

November 3, 2018, 8:00am-12:30pm | Seattle, WA Renaissance... Read more.
Posted: 9/22/2018

Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy™ - Minneapolis, MN

October 27, 2018, 8:00am-12:30pm | Minneapolis, MN Doubletree... Read more.
Posted: 9/22/2018

Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy™ - Indianapolis, IN

October 25, 2018, 4:30pm-9:00pm | Indianapolis, IN Sheraton... Read more.
Posted: 9/22/2018

Statement on Surviving Sepsis Campaign (SSC) Hour-1 Bundle

AAEM recognizes and acknowledges the statement released by SCCM... Read more.
Posted: 9/12/2018

2018 National Physician Suicide Awareness Day

National Physician Suicide Awareness Day Shine a Light. Speak... Read more.
Posted: 9/6/2018

2018 EM Day of Service - Give Back!

As emergency physicians, residents, nurses, physician... Read more.
Posted: 8/29/2018

Submit a Nomination — AAEMi Board of Directors Election

  Deadline to submit: August 30, 2018 at 11:59pm... Read more.
Posted: 8/2/2018

Vote Now — TNAAEM Board of Directors Election

  Deadline to vote: August 17, 2018 at 11:59pm... Read more.
Posted: 8/2/2018

International Scholarship Program Applications for AAEM19 Now Open!

  Deadline to submit: Sunday, September 30, 2018 at... Read more.
Posted: 8/2/2018

Breaking News: Due Process Legislation to Protect EP's Introduced in Congress

  H.R. 6372 Dear AAEM Members, Today, U.S... Read more.
Posted: 7/16/2018

Neurocritical Care Medicine Approved as Subspecialty

Read AAEM's letter of support. (PDF)   The... Read more.
Posted: 7/11/2018

The High Cost of Healthcare: Patients Experience Greater Cost-Shifting and Reduced Coverage in Exchange Markets 2014-2018

New research conducted for PFC by Avalere, “The High Cost... Read more.
Posted: 7/11/2018

Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy™ - Boston, MA

September 27, 2018, 4:30pm-9:00pm | Madison, WI Radisson... Read more.
Posted: 7/6/2018

Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy™ - Madison, WI

September 6, 2018, 4:30pm-9:00pm | Madison, WI Radisson Hotel... Read more.
Posted: 7/6/2018

AAEM Signs on to Price Transparency Letter to CMS

The American Academy of Emergency Medicine, AAEM, along with... Read more.
Posted: 6/26/2018

NEW Course - ED Management Solutions: Principles and Practice

The ED Management Solutions Course is a live two-day event that... Read more.
Posted: 6/13/2018

AAEM Fall Oral Board Review Courses - Registration Now Open

Learn more and register. Read more.
Posted: 6/13/2018

AAEM Written Board Review Course - Early Bird Registration Ends July 14

Learn more and register. Read more.
Posted: 6/13/2018

Mediterranean Academy of Emergency Medicine Congress (MAEMC 2018)

  The Department of Emergency Medicine at the American... Read more.
Posted: 5/31/2018

Cast Your Vote - 2018 CAL/AAEM Board of Directors Election

Voting is now open for the California Chapter Division of AAEM... Read more.
Posted: 4/27/2018

Take the Survey: ABMS Seeks Feedback on Continuing Board Certification

The American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) is currently... Read more.
Posted: 4/24/2018

IFEM Curriculum and Education Committee Survey

Over the past year the IFEM Curriculum and Education Committee... Read more.
Posted: 4/17/2018

Thank you for Another Great Scientific Assembly

Thank you to speakers, planning committee members, leadership... Read more.
Posted: 4/12/2018

2018 Election Results

AAEM is pleased to announce the following... Read more.
Posted: 4/9/2018

Introducing the New AAEM Logo

New Look. Same Values. The Story Behind AAEM's New... Read more.
Posted: 4/8/2018

Nominations Extended — CAL/AAEM Board of Directors Election

Learn more and submit a nomination. Read more.
Posted: 4/5/2018

Call for Volunteers - Assist in Finishing the StatPearls Project

Dear Medical Educators: Twenty years ago, we worked together... Read more.
Posted: 3/28/2018

Save the Date: HPEM Symposium & Advocacy Day

Learn more. Read more.
Posted: 3/28/2018

Letter Refuting Merit Badge Requirements Available

The American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM) and the... Read more.
Posted: 3/19/2018

AAEM Commends ABEM’s Announcement of Alternative ConCert™ Exam

Read the full press release. Read more.
Posted: 3/12/2018

Nominations Now Open: 2018 DVAAEM Board of Directors

Learn more and submit a nomination. Read more.
Posted: 3/6/2018

Women in EM T-Shirt Fundraiser

Designed by the AAEM Women in Emergency Medicine Committee. The... Read more.
Posted: 3/1/2018

Call for At-Large Critical Care Medicine Section Board Member

Learn more and submit a nomination. Read more.
Posted: 2/28/2018

Submit a Nomination — CAL/AAEM Board of Directors Election

Learn more and submit a nomination. Read more.
Posted: 2/28/2018

Submit a Nomination — GLAAEM Board of Directors Election

Learn more and submit a nomination. Read more.
Posted: 2/8/2018