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DevelopingEM 2014 Brazil

Our annual conference in 2014 will be held in Salvador da Bahia, Brazil between September 8th and 12th. Register Now Program The components will include an academic program, optional sessions and a social program. The majority of the program will…

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Accreditation

We have established links with a number of academic colleges and societies including the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine (ACEM), Australasian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM), Australasian Society of Emergency Medicine (ASEM), American Academy of Emergency Medicine (AAEM),…

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About Developing EM

DevelopingEM is a new direction in medical education, combining cutting edge training in critical care medicine, with a focus on providing a meaningful contribution to medical professionals in developing regions through an inclusive and philanthropic approach. DevelopingEM is a not…

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The “march of folly” in Brazilian Emergency Medicine

The lust for power is defined by Tacitus as being the “most flagrant of all the passions.” It is satisfied only when exercising power over other human beings. Governing ends up being the best way to exert power over people. But what does this have to do with Emergency Medicine in Brazil? After reflecting on the struggle for the recognition of Emergency Medicine in Brazil, I ask myself why is this recognition so difficult to attain? Why, despite all the evidence presented, technical, scientific, financial and social, our institutions insist on ignoring this issue or when they do, act so slowly and indecisively.

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Ultrasound Podcast joins DevelopingEM Brazil – 2 Day Workshop

Due to the overwhelming positive feedback from the ultrasound workshops at previous conferences, we have added a two day post conference workshop to the end of the Brazil conference this year. Presented in person by Drs Mike Mallin and Matt Dawson from the popular and innovative Ultrasound Podcast, it is sure to be an event not to be missed. With only 30 places available, make sure you book your place soon.

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Building global relationships with DevelopingEM

Dr Lisa Charles, an emergency physician who is also the medical director of Victoria Hospital in the capital of St Lucia, Castries, gave an amazing presentation during DevelopingEM 2013 on the development of emergency medicine in her homeland.

The “march of folly” in Brazilian Emergency Medicine

The lust for power is defined by Tacitus as being the “most flagrant of all the passions.” It is satisfied only when exercising power over other human beings. Governing ends up being the best way to exert power over people. But what does this have to do with Emergency Medicine in Brazil? After reflecting on the struggle for the recognition of Emergency Medicine in Brazil, I ask myself why is this recognition so difficult to attain? Why, despite all the evidence presented, technical, scientific, financial and social, our institutions insist on ignoring this issue or when they do, act so slowly and indecisively.

Learn More
480270

Ultrasound Podcast joins DevelopingEM Brazil – 2 Day Workshop

Due to the overwhelming positive feedback from the ultrasound workshops at previous conferences, we have added a two day post conference workshop to the end of the Brazil conference this year. Presented in person by Drs Mike Mallin and Matt Dawson from the popular and innovative Ultrasound Podcast, it is sure to be an event not to be missed. With only 30 places available, make sure you book your place soon.

Learn More
Charles presenting 4

Building global relationships with DevelopingEM

Dr Lisa Charles, an emergency physician who is also the medical director of Victoria Hospital in the capital of St Lucia, Castries, gave an amazing presentation during DevelopingEM 2013 on the development of emergency medicine in her homeland.

Learn More
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