Academies

AAAEM: Academy of Administrators in Academic Emergency Medicine  



The Academy of Administrators in Academic Emergency Medicine (AAAEM) is a professional association for individuals managing the administrative and business functions of an academic department or division of emergency medicine. These academic units typically engage in activities related to patient care, education, and research mission, including the primary administration of an emergency medicine residency program

The mission of AAAEM is:

  • to advance the profession of individuals serving as administrators within emergency medicine academic programs;

  • to provide a forum for academic emergency medicine administrators to communicate, share ideas, and generate solutions to common problems;

  • to serve as a unified voice for academic emergency medicine administrators;

  • to foster the professional development and career satisfaction of academic emergency medicine administrators;

  • to foster research in emergency medicine operations and management;

  • to use education and research to influence public policy for the benefit of patients, medical student and resident education, emergency medicine physicians, and medical schools.

  last person joined 26 days ago

AACEM: Association of Academic Chairs of Emergency Medicine  



The Association of Academic Chairs of Emergency Medicine (AACEM), comprised of full, acting, interim, and emeritus chairs and directors of departments of emergency medicine at various levels of membership and involvement, works to improve and support academic departments of EM in the advancement of health care through high-quality education and research.

The mission of AACEM is:

  • to provide guidance for the administration and operation of existing and new academic departments of emergency medicine;

  • to discover and disseminate resources for the growth and development of academic emergency medicine departments and chairs;

  • to facilitating leadership development in academic emergency medicine;

  • to develop partnerships and cooperative relationships with other organizations and societies to advance and advocate for academic emergency medicine.

  last person joined 9 days ago

ADIEM: Academy for Diversity & Inclusion in Emergency Medicine  



The Academy for Diversity and Inclusion in Emergency Medicine (ADIEM) is an organization whose members are committed to promoting diversity and inclusion in the EM professional workforce at all levels, furthering the culturally competent delivery of emergency medical services, and eliminating health care disparities through research, education, and mentorship.

The mission of ADIEM is:

  • to promote equal access to equal-quality health care and the elimination of disparities in treatment and outcomes through research and education;

  • to enhance the retention and promotion of those historically under-represented in medicine and to create an inclusive environment for the training of emergency medicine providers; specifically using the guide of the Association of American Medical Colleges “to unite expertise, experience, and innovation to inform and guide the advancement of diversity and inclusion in emergency medicine”;

  • to enhance the professional development of all emergency medicine faculty with respect to culturally competent medical care.

  last person joined 4 months ago

AEUS: Academy of Emergency Ultrasound  

Founded in 2011, the Academy of Emergency Ultrasound (AEUS) is an international forum bringing together clinician sonologists with the common goal of advancing patient care and safety through the use of bedside ultrasound. AEUS task forces promote the development of training curriculums for medical students, residents, and fellows, as well as of tools and resources for further research and development.



AEUS Mission Statement

Why join AEUS?


  • Join the largest academic community dedicated to education and research in emergency ultrasound
  • Discuss EUS topics in a large network of your peers
  • Access a large library of AEUS member created educational documents and narrated lectures
  • Participate in AEUS committees
  • Take advantage of the AEUS peer review service and get feedback on your EUS research ideas before you collect data
  • And much more! Join Today!

  last person joined one month ago

AWAEM: Academy for Women in Academic Emergency Medicine  

The Academy for Women in Academic Emergency Medicine (AWAEM) is an organization that provides a platform for members to exchange information on the particular issues and concerns pertaining to women in the field of academic emergency medicine. AWAEM provides the means and forum for its members to speak with a unified voice, both within EM and to outside organizations; to network, collaborate on educational initiatives, develop policy, and perform research; and to promote faculty development and the recruitment, retention, advancement, and leadership of women in academic emergency medicine throughout their careers.


The mission of AWAEM is:
  • to initiate and support a network for female physicians to facilitate mentoring and research collaboration;

  • to compile and share knowledge, information, and resources concerning issues pertaining to women in academic EM through research, education, and faculty development initiatives;

  • to create and sustain a systematic framework for attracting women in medical school and residency to academic EM;

  • to provide for the ongoing retention and advancement of women in academic emergency medicine, in areas such as faculty development and leadership mentoring;

  • to identify possible barriers to the advancement of women in academic emergency medicine and develop strategies to address them;

  • to monitor statistics on women in academic emergency medicine to better understand the issues facing our specialty and to measure outcomes.

  last person joined 23 days ago

CDEM: Clerkship Directors in Emergency Medicine Academy  



Clerkship Directors in Emergency Medicine (CDEM) is an academy representing the interests of undergraduate medical educators in emergency medicine. CDEM was formed and became SAEM's first academy in 2008.

CDEM's mission is:

  • to advance the education of medical students in the specialty of emergency and acute care medicine;

  • to serve as a unified voice for EM clerkship directors and medical student educators;

  • to provide a forum for EM clerkship directors and medical student educators to communicate, share ideas, and generate solutions to common problems;

  • to foster undergraduate medical education research;

  • to advance the professional development and career satisfaction of EM clerkship directors and medical student educators;

  • to develop relationships with other organizations to promote medical education.

  last person joined 7 days ago

GEMA: Global Emergency Medicine Academy  


The Global Emergency Medicine Academy (GEMA) focuses on improvement of the worldwide delivery of emergency medical care. Global emergency medicine is one of the fastest-growing subspecialties of emergency medicine, as evidenced by the ever increasing number of emergency medicine faculty members, trainees, and medical students pursuing international opportunities.

GEMA's mission is:

  • to improve the global delivery of emergency care through research, education, and mentorship:

  • to enhance SAEM's role as the key international organization that augments, supports, and shares advances in global research, education, and mentorship in the field of emergency medicine.

  last person joined one month ago

Simulation Academy  

The Simulation Academy is a national educational organization that focuses on the development and use of simulation in emergency medicine education, research, and patient care. We maintain strong ties and share many members with the Society for Simulation in Healthcare Emergency Medicine Interest Group.

The mission of the Simulation Academy is:
  • to serve as a unified voice for emergency medicine on issues of simulation in education, research, and patient care;

  • to provide a forum for emergency medicine providers interested in simulation to communicate, share ideas, and generate solutions to common problems;

  • to further a coherent research mission in the various applications of simulation;

  • to encourage the professional development and career satisfaction of emergency physicians involved with simulation in their academic careers;

  • to foster relationships with other organizations in order to promote the use of simulation.
  •   last person joined one month ago