International Travellers

ACEP's annual meeting is not only the world's largest emergency medicine education event but the best place for networking and connecting to some of the most respected and known educators in the world. The ACEP annual meeting engages attendees across continents drawing a large, diverse group of attendees. By virtue of its size, ACEP21 will feature more than 8,000 emergency medicine professionals and hours of intensive education.

COVID-19 Protocols and Policies for International Attendees:

  • Proof of being fully vaccinated with one of the 7 vaccines approved by the World Health Organization.
  • Proof of a negative PCR test taken within 72 hours of departure from your home country.
  • Masks will be required at all times.
  • Social distancing protocols will be honored.
  • Daily health screening surveys will be used and testing will be available.
  • Vaccinated spouses or other family members, age 12 and over, may attend events after showing proof. Because they are not currently eligible for COVID vaccines, children ages 11 and younger will not be able to attend ACEP events in Boston.
  • Unless there are changes from the public health officials, this is our path forward.

Take these steps to help you plan your trip:

  1. Request your Letter of Invitation for your travel visa - Review Visa Information
  2. Make your travel arrangements
  3. Book your hotel accommodations with ACEP’s official housing partner, onPeak
  4. Get your Boston, MA visitor planning essentials
  5. Register for ACEP21

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ACEP Section on International Emergency Medicine

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Countries Represented by Past Attendees

ACEP’s annual meeting has grown to become a global event, welcoming attendees from every corner of the globe! Past attendees have come from:

Argentina

Aruba

Australia

Barbados

Bermuda

Bhutan

Brazil

Cambodia

Canada

Colombia

Costa Rica

Dominican Republic

Ecuador

Egypt

Fiji

France

Germany

Hong Kong

Iceland

Indonesia

Israel

Italy

Jamaica

Japan

Republic of Korea

Kuwait

Lebanon

Liberia

Mexico

Netherlands

New Zealand

Nicaragua

Nigeria

Oman

Panama

Paraguay

Philippines

Qatar

Saudi Arabia

Singapore

South Africa

Sweden

Switzerland

Taiwan

Thailand

Turkey

Ukraine

UAE

United Kingdom

United States