Emirates Society of Emergency Medicine Conference 2017

Emirates Society of Emergency Medicine will be holding their annual conference from 6th to 9th December 2017 in Dubai, UAE!


The conference promises to be enriching, with a wide range of topics to cater to all, from EM fundamentals to the latest in Critical Care, from Paediatrics to Adult Medicine, from Pre-hospital Medicine, Public Health to Military Innovations, as well as Medical Education to Hospital Administration.


Do not miss it!

Here’s the promotional video.


Mediterranean Emergency Medicine Congress – Global Research on Acute Conditions Team (GREAT) Joint Congresses 2017


MEMC – GREAT 2017 Joint Congresses will be held in Lisbon, Portugal this year, from 6th to 10th of September!

The Plenary & Concurrent sessions aims to cover important aspects of emergency medicine such as acute cardiologic conditions, critical care, basic & advanced ultrasound, immigrant and refugee health, tactical & military medicine, current trends in trauma resuscitation, updates in toxicology, development of pre-hospital care systems and much much more!

Abstract submissions are now open and will remain so, till 1st May 2017 for Oral & Poster Abstract Submission, and till 1st June 2017 for Late Breaking Abstract Submission.

Visit their official website for more information – http://www.emcongress.org/2017

The beautiful city of Lisbon awaits you.

9th Asian Conference on Emergency Medicine & 13th Turkish Emergency Medicine Congress


The 9th Asian Conference on Emergency Medicine will be combined with the 13th Turkish Emergency Medicine Congress in 2017!  The conference dates and venue has been changed, to November 22-25, 2017, held in Regnum Carya Belek, Antalya – Turkey!

Abstract Submission deadline is on the 16th of June, 2017.  Register early to qualify for Early Bird discount, by the 30th of June, 2017!

For more information, visit the official website at www.acem2017.org.

Use of Biomarkers in the Emergency Management of Acute Heart Failure


The College of Emergency Physicians (Singapore) and the Society for Emergency Medicine in Singapore (SEMS) is proud to bring you a one-evening-only lecture by Professor Salvatore Di Somma!  The lecture is on “Use of Biomarkers in the Emergency Management of Acute Heart Failure” – a topic of great relevance to all practising emergency physicians.

The lecture will be held at Singapore General Hospital Block 1 Level 3, Department of Emergency Medicine Tutorial Room, on the 23rd of February 2017.  Singapore General Hospital is located along Outram Road, S(169608). Registration and Refreshments will commence from 5.15pm onwards, and the lecture will run from 5.45pm to 6.45pm.

Register early by emailing your name and institution to our Secretariat at elise_toh@ams.edu.sg!

(This lecture is currently pending accreditation of CME points of Singapore Medical Council.)



SEMS @ 15th Asia Pacific Association of Medical Toxicology International Scientific Conference


Come November, SEMS will be part of the prestigious 15th Asia Pacific Medical Association of Medical Toxicology International Scientific Conference!

The Conference is set for 17th to 20th, and SEMS will be hosting the Emergency Medicine Track on the 20th.

SEMS Programme will begin the day with a Plenary Session, entitled “Gastric Decontamination in Asia: Beyond the Position Statements” by Dr Fei Lung Rick Lau, the Director of Hong Kong Poison Information Centre, Chief-of-Service of the Clinical Toxicology Department at United Christian Hospital in Hong Kong.

Look out for the SEMS Symposium! – Toxicology Resuscitation Fast & Furious: You and Your Next Shift. Listen to Dr Chris Nickson from Australia debunk Myths in Toxicology Resuscitation, Dr Bruno Megarbane from France discuss ECMO in Toxicology, Dr Sophie Gosselin giving the latest on Dialysis in the Poisoned Patient as well as Singapore’s Paediatric Emergency Physician, Dr Ng Kee Cheong on his experience with Paediatric Toxicology – The Agony and the Ecstacy. 

Interested in Mass Disaster and Outbreaks, Prescription Medicine Misuse? – There will be invited speakers and oral presentations on these topics as well.

If you are looking for a challenge, stick around till the end. SEMS will conclude the conference with the inaugural “Interactive Toxic Challenge”!

For more information, visit the 15th APAMT website!

Emirates Society of Emergency Medicine Scientific Conference 2016


The Emirates Society of Emergency Medicine will be holding their Annual Scientific Meeting from the 7th to 10th of December 2016! The 3-day conference will be held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Keynote speakers include the world-renowned Professor Amal Mattu, Vice-Chair of the Emergency Department at the University of Maryland School of Medicine as well as Professor Cecil James Holliman, the President of the International Federation of Emergency Medicine (IFEM)!

Enjoy early bird rates from now till 4th September 2016. Online registration closes on 30th November 2016.

Visit the official website for more information: http://www.esemconference.ae!

15th Asia Pacific Association of Medical Toxicology International Scientific Conference


The 15th Asia Pacific Association of Medical Toxicolgy International Scientific Conference will be held in Singapore this year!

International experts in the area of critical care toxicology will be in town to share their expertise.  Plenary speakers include Professor Thomas Chan, Director of Prince of Wales Hospital Poison Treatment Centre and Centre for Food and Drug Safety, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong; as well as Professor P. Gopalakrishnakone, Professor of Anatomy and Chairman of the Venom and Toxin Research Programme at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore. Other invited speakers include toxicology experts from Malaysia, Sri Lanka, Chinese Taipei, India, United Kingdom, Australia and United States of America.

Come listen to Dr Chris Nickson, c0-creator of the Life in The Fast Lane and SMACC, speak as well!

Visit their website: http://www.apamt2016.com/ to find out more and register now!