SAEM's Bylaws Committee is responsible for : • reviewing the Society's Bylaws and determining if updates are needed to reflect its current role;• as directed by the president, working with a committee of Board of Directors (BOD) and Academy chairs to design bylaws that reflect the goals of SAEM leadership;• reviewing the SAEM bylaws with a focus on Academy structure and determining if the current version is sufficient to produce needed synergy with the Society as a whole, and if it reflects current legal constraints required of Society subgroups;• reviewing best practices and providing recommendations to the BOD for the role of the Finance Committee and the relationship it should have with the BOD; investigating options such as the creation of an ex officio position on the BOD for the Finance Committee chair, or naming of the elected treasurer of the BOD to the position of Finance Committee chair;• with a committee of the Board, reviewing the implications of creating and codifying a leadership track on the BOD, i.e., for secretary-treasurer, president-elect, president, and immediate past president, including consideration for dividing the secretary-treasurer position.
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Committee of Academy Leaders
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The SAEM Ethics Committee is responsible for developing and formulating policies concerning ethical issues in the practice of emergency medicine, for the Society and for the practice of emergency medicine in general. The committee updates, revises and maintains the SAEM Ethics Curriculum, provides articles on ethics topics for publication in the SAEM Newsletter, and develops didactics, guidelines, manuscripts and other materials regarding ethics in research and clinical practice.
The External Collaboration Committee manages the representation of SAEM to the world outside of the Society, as well as SAEM’s collaboration with external organizations and participation in external events.
The Faculty Development Committee works to achieve objectives set forth by the president of SAEM for the development of tools and techniques to assist academic faculty physicians throughout the course of their careers.
Fellowship Approval Committee
The Finance Committee is responsible for overseeing SAEM's financial operations.
FWA Administrative Fellowship Subcomittee
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FWA Education Scholarship Fellowship Subcomittee
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FWA Geriatric EM Fellowship Subcomittee
FWA Global EM Fellowship Subcomittee
FWA Research Fellowship Subcomittee
The Graduate Medical Education Committee is responsible for monitoring, evaluating, developing, and disseminating programs and materials aimed at guiding the training, education, and professional advancement of young physicians.
The Membership Committee is responsible for ensuring that SAEM meets the growing and changing needs of its members. The committee additionally strives to increase Society membership of academic EM faculty and residents, as well as of allied health care professionals.
The Nominating Committee of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine organizes and directs the voting and election procedures for leadership positions in the Society.
The Program Committee creates and supports the educational activities of SAEM over the course of the year in the form of regional meetings, web-based initiatives, and the Annual Meeting. During the course of planning for the Annual Meeting, the Program Committee incorporates the research activities of SAEM's membership, coordinates the construction and selection of didactic presentations, fosters the academic growth of residents and medical students, and acts as an information conduit while providing assistance to SAEM's Academies.
The Research Committee serves as a resource for preparing materials to help SAEM’s members improve their research skills, and for finding funding opportunities to support their research and the presentation of such research through didactics, abstracts, articles, workshops, and other channels.
The Social Media Committee collaborates with SAEM members to achieve objectives in the development and management of the Society's online presence and social networking campaigns.