American Academy of Emergency Medicine

AAEM Receives MarCom Gold Awards for Website & Advertisement

November 5, 2013
Contact: Laura Burns

MILWAUKEE — The American Academy of Emergency Medicine (AAEM) has been recognized by the MarCom Awards for the creative design of the AAEM social media website “AAEM Connect” and the membership advertisement “Dedicated Support, Unparalled Value.” The MarCom awards are an international creative competition that recognizes outstanding achievement in marketing and communication. 

The awards are administered and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals. This international organization consists of several thousand creative professionals and oversees awards and recognition programs, provides judges, and sets standards for excellence.

Based upon the evaluation of the judges:

  • The “AAEM Connect” social media website achieved Gold Winner status in the “Web Creativity – Design” category.
  • Additionally, the AAEM membership advertisement achieved Gold Winner status in the “Print Media – Magazine Ads” category. 

The judges are industry professionals who look for companies and individuals whose talents exceed a high standard of excellence & whose work serves as a benchmark for the industry. AAEM joined with nearly 6,500 entrants from throughout the United States, Canada, and several other countries in the MarCom Awards 2013 competition.

The Gold Award is presented to those entries judged to exceed the high standards of the industry norm.

The “AAEM Connect” website is a centralized dashboard on the AAEM website that debuted in February of this year. It brings together all of AAEM’s social media and interactive elements into one convenient location for our members to access. www.aaem.org/connect.

The membership advertisement, “Dedicated Support, Unparalleled Value,” was published in leading emergency medicine publications to highlight AAEM’s member benefits & support for individual physicians.


The American Academy of Emergency Medicine (AAEM) is the specialty society in emergency medicine today. As an organization, AAEM believes achievement of board certification represents the only acceptable method of attaining recognition as a specialist in emergency medicine.

For more information about AAEM, our mission and programs, please visit:
www.aaem.org or call 800-884-2236

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