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International Conference on Emergency Medicine

April 18, 2016 - April 21, 2016

ICEM 2016 Emergency Medicine Conference

The International Conference on Emergency Medicine ICEM 2016 will held April 18-21, 2016 in Cape Town, South Africa.

The theme of the conference, “Emergency Medicine Now: Knowledge, Action and Accountability” reflects the event’s focus on important aspects of emergency medical care including pre-­‐hospital care, emergency nursing and clinical practices.

Highlighted topics include:

  • How to manage the infectious disease in ED: MERS experiences in Korea
  • EM training in Sierra Leone: A pilot undergraduate program
  • Ebola West Africa outbreak control activities
  • An online learning program improves traumatic brain injury guideline adherence
  • From nerve gas to bombing: CBRNE challenges and management
  • Ebola treatment centers: West Africa outbreak
  • Operational pre-hospital healthcare audit of burn injury cases
  • The reliability of nurse-led triage in post-Ebola Sierra Leone
  • Text message-based emergency medical dispatching for community emergency response
  • Hurricane preparedness readiness: Assessment of healthcare workers
  • Point of care blood testing in the ED
  • Hostile urban environments, quality and EMS
  • Geriatric traumatic brain injury: Lessons from Japan
  • Black Friday terrorist attacks in Paris
  • Hospital disaster preparedness is EM
  • Pre-hospital recognition and management of patients in shock
  • Support for emergency nurses in Africa
  • EMS prototypes around the world

Please visit the ICEM 2016 website for more information and to register.


April 18, 2016
April 21, 2016
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Cape Town International Convention Centre
1 Lower Long Street
Cape Town, 8001 South Africa
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+27 21 410 5000
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