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Our Purpose

The purpose of the section is to promote event medicine as a subspecialty of emergency medicine, while serving as a resource to emergency physicians in the areas of education, research, the practice of event medicine care, networking, and collaboration.

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Section Objectives

In addition to the general objectives of the College as set forth in the Bylaws, the objectives of this section shall be: 

  • To promote the development of the specialty of emergency medicine across the world and, particularly, the subspecialty of event medicine.
  • To promote collegiality and cooperation among the physicians who practice event medicine.
  • To provide an opportunity for physicians interested in event medicine to meet, interact, and network.
  • To develop and present education programs on the many facets of event medical care.
  • To prepare and distribute an interesting, educational, and informative newsletter for members of the section.
  • To serve as a resource to the College president, Board of Directors, College committees, and ACEP members on issues relating to event medicine.
  • To coordinate activities with other organizations involved in event medicine at the invitation of the President and/or Board of Directors.
  • To advance and publicize legislative issues related to emergency medicine and event medicine.
  • To provide a pathway for professional leadership development within the organization.
  • To foster collaboration in event medicine research.
  • To serve as an educational resource for medical students, residents, and fellows for certification in the area of event medicine.
  • To provide mentoring for students, residents, fellows, and practicing emergency physicians who are interested in event medicine.

 

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