American Academy of Emergency Medicine


Call for Nominations - AAEM Representative on the ABEM Board of Directors

The American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM) is soliciting nominations for one at-large seat on the ABEM board of directors that will become vacant at the end of their July 2016 meeting. ABEM is soliciting nominations from each emergency medicine organization, as well as the emergency medicine community-at-large.

Solicitation efforts are broad to maximize the number of qualified individuals available for consideration by the ABEM Nominating Committee. ABEM invites and encourages AAEM to submit nominations for this position.

Nominated physicians must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a graduate of an ACGME-accredited emergency medicine program.
  • Be an ABEM diplomate for a minimum of ten years
  • Have demonstrated extensive active involvement in organized emergency medicine. Ideally, this would include long-term experience as an ABEM item writer, oral examiner, or ABEM-appointed representative.
  • Be actively involved in the clinical practice of emergency medicine.
  • Be actively participating in the ABEM Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program.

If you are interested in becoming a nominee, please contact AAEM directly at 800-884-2236 or info@aaem.org.