AAEM 22nd Annual Scientific Assembly
AAEM 22nd Annual Scientific Assembly

American Academy of Emergency Medicine (AAEM)

22nd Annual Scientific Assembly

Highlights for Students

The 22nd Annual Scientific Assembly is the ideal conference for residents and students to attend. With specialized tracks and content tailored to you, there are valuable opportunities to take advantage of every day of the assembly.

The AAEM Resident and Student Association is committed to being "with you all the way" through medical school and residency. Visit the AAEM/RSA website for more information about the great member benefits they offer.


Be a Student Ambassador!

Request for Volunteers

Applications are currently being accepted for 2016 Scientific Assembly Medical Student Ambassadors. All currently enrolled osteopathic and allopathic medical students who are paid members of AAEM/RSA are eligible to apply. This is a great opportunity to network with residents and attendings at the meeting, plus you can include your participation as a student ambassador on your CV! Other benefits include acknowledgement in the Scientific Assembly program, a free year-long electronic subscription to the Journal of Emergency Medicine if you are not already a Student-with JEM member, and a complimentary group dinner during Scientific Assembly.

Visit the AAEM/RSA website to learn more & apply!


Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Request for Volunteers - Be an Ultrasound Model, Earn Money!

Wednesday, February 17, 8:00am-3:45pm
Thursday, February 18, 8:00am-12:00pm

AAEM is looking for 10 individuals to assist with the Ultrasound Courses as models. Each model would receive $100 after the meeting as a thank you, and is required to complete a W-9 to receive payment.  Models are needed from 8:00am to 5:00pm (lunch is not provided).

Learn more!


Thursday, February 18, 2016

Medical Student Track

We invite all students to join us for the Medical Student Track.

The medical student track will provide you with invaluable advice for how to shine on your clerkships and successfully apply to an emergency medicine residency. There will also be a residency program director panel. Registration is free for student members (refundable deposit required), so take advantage of the opportunity to learn more about the specialty and meet other students and physicians practicing emergency medicine. We encourage you to register to attend the rest of the Scientific Assembly, which will begin after the medical student track at 12:45 pm with the plenary session. We hope to see you there!

Registration for the track is free for student members, so take advantage of the opportunity to learn more about the specialty and meet other students and physicians practicing emergency medicine. Be sure to register for this track when you register for the general assembly. (Refundable deposit required to attend the general assembly).

View the full schedule

AAEM/JEM Resident and Student Research Competition

This competition is designed to recognize outstanding research achievements by residents and students in emergency medicine. Come and see projects by your peers! Learn more.

Opening Reception

Enjoy light hors d'oeurves and drinks while networking with colleagues and exhibitors in the Exhibit Hall - Celebrity Ballroom.


Friday, February 19, 2016

Open Mic Competition

AAEM will again feature the Open Mic Session, which is a unique opportunity for attendees who have always wanted to speak at a national meeting. Throughout the day, 16 speakers will present on a topic of their choosing. Eight of the slots will feature residents and young physicians - stop by to hear new voices in EM!

3rd Annual Career Connections Fair

Physicians attending the Scientific Assembly have opportunities to make valuable connections at the Career Connections Fair, sponsored by AAEM/RSA. Employers and job seekers will now be able to connect face-to-face and open doors to a wealth of possibilities. Learn more!


Saturday, February 20, 2016


Be sure to attend the joint AAEM/RSA (Resident & Student Association) and YPS (Young Physician Section) track for specialized sessions on:


  Fellowship Panel
  Dimitrios Papanagnou, MD
  Jennifer Kanapicki Comer, MD FAAEM**
  Jeffrey Chien, MD


  Finding and Succeeding at Your Dream Job
  Kevin G. Rodgers, MD FAAEM** 


  Networking Lunch (Reservation Required)

  Learn more and register today!


  Free Open Access to Medical Education (FOAM)
   and the Young Physician

    Joseph R. Lex, Jr., MD MAAEM FAAEM FACEP
   Michelle P. Lin, MD
   Matthew D. Zuckerman, MD FAAEM
   Wayne Bond Lau, MD

Perpetually advancing emergency medicine for the clinician and proudly the premier clinical conference in emergency medicine.

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