The Emergency Medical Services Section of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine (EMSS-AAEM) was founded to foster the professional development of emergency medicine physicians interested in the subspecialty of emergency medical services board certification. We provide educational and networking experiences in the areas of advocacy, membership engagement, and professional development.
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The Future of EMS Webinar Series
Catch up on recordings from the Future of EMS Webinar Series. Our goal is to address workforce concerns, highlight emerging processes, and look at ways to continue to develop our sub-specialty. Led by EMS physicians, speakers share their personal experiences including the successes and challenges they’ve overcome. You’ll be equipped with new insights and practical ideas that you can take back to your department.
More About Emergency Medical Services Section
The Emergency Medical Services Section of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine (EMSS-AAEM) was founded to foster the professional development of emergency medicine physicians interested in the subspecialty of emergency medical services board certification. We provide membership with educational and networking experiences in the areas of advocacy, membership engagement, and professional development. We continue to build relationships with our partners including NAEMSP, EMS Fellowships, and AAEM Sections to foster meaningful advocacy for the physician led prehospital team.Bylaws
Bryan Everitt, MD
Katherine Raczek, MD FAAEM FACEP
Christopher Hewitt, DO MPH FAAEM
Immediate Past Chair
C.J. Winckler, MD FAAEM
Craig Cooley, MD MPH EMT-P FAAEM
Rachel Ely, DO FAAEM
Ryan Newberry, DO MPH FAAEM
Kayla Gordon, OMS III
Robert A. Frolichstein, MD FAAEM
Thomas G. Derenne
*Interested in filling an open position? Please contact AAEM for more information.
You must be a current AAEM or AAEM/RSA member to join a section.
- Full Voting ($20)
- Associate ($10)
- Fellow-in-Training (Free)
- International ($10)
- Resident (Free)
- Medical Student (Free)
Section memberships run on a calendar year and must be renewed annually.
Watch recordings from past EMSS-AAEM events:
Read articles from AAEM’s member magazine, Common Sense, authored by EMSS-AAEM members.
- American Academy of Emergency Medicine Emergency Medical Services Section Letter to Membership by C. J. Winckler, MD LP FAAEM, March/April 2022
- Bougie Conundrum: Airway Adjunct or Secret to 1st Pass Success? Should We Incorporate into Routine Practice and How? by Frederick Gmora, DO, Skyler Lentz, MD FAAEM, Elias Wan, MD FAAEM, November/December 2021