EUSEM General Assembly

The  General Assembly of EUSEM took place at the EUSEM 2019 Congress in Prague on Tuesday 15 October 2019  from 12:40 to 14:10.

The minutes are available for EUSEM members. Please find them here


EU Directive update

On 16 January 2019 a European Commission Delegated Decision (EU) 2019/608 has amended Annex V to Directive 2005/36/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the evidence of formal qualifications and titles of training courses.


So far 16 European countries have recognised Emergency medicine as s specialty requiring a minimum training period of 5 years.


You can find here the text of the Decision.





Congress 2019 material on the EUSEM Academy

EUSEM Academy contains a lot of new contents from the Congres 2019. All EUSEM members and Congress Participants will have free access. EUSEM members can already login with their credentials. The participants that are not a EUSEM member will receive their login details within the next weeks. But you can already check out the free accesible content.

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The digital transformation of emergency departments

This is a very HOT TOPIC that is reflected in the research projects that are currenly running in collaboration with EUSEM.

During the congress two sessions are committed to this topic, together with other breaking research, C41 + C42 on Wednesday 16 October in South Hall 3AB. 

The programme is as follows:

08:40 - 10:10
The digital transformation of Emergency Departments
Moderators: Carlos ROSAS, Nagi SOUAIBY (LEBANON)
EUSEM working together with the European Federation of Medical Informatics. Goksu BOZDERELI BERIKOL (TURKEY)
Pan European Database project. Kelly JANSSENS (IRELAND)

10:40 - 12:10
Moderator: David SCHWARTZ (ISRAEL)
Guidelines for the management of acute pain in emergency situations. Said Hachimi Idrissi
Physicians' attitudes towards smartphone-based Emergency Response Communities. Abdelouahab BELLOU (USA)
Research Committee Meets with Researchers. Mehmet Akif KARAMERCAN (TURKEY)

Come and join us so we can hear your opinion and your experience with digitizing your department and provide you with some breaking news.