The Great Lakes Chapter Division of AAEM represents: Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio. GLAAEM advocates for the values of AAEM at the state level for its chapter division members.
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GLAAEM Mission Statement
The Great Lakes Chapter Division of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine is an advocacy group that shares in the values and missions of AAEM. In addition to the core principles that every individual should have access to emergency care by a board-certified emergency physician, fair and equitable practice environments for emergency physicians, and support for residency programs and graduate medical education, our chapter division is committed to:
- Advancing scholarship of medical students and residents in the Great Lakes region through partnership with educational meetings and scientific publications.
- Advocating for safe and fair practice rights for emergency physicians and democratic independent practice groups throughout the Midwest.
- Sharing and advocating for medicolegal and health care policy issues with members in Great Lakes region.
- Improving awareness and understanding of the overarching AAEM missions and values and encouraging Midwestern medical student, resident, and staff physician participation in the society.