• Latha Ganti, MD, MS, MBA, FACEP, University of Central Florida College of Medicine, Lake Nona

Publishing Editor

  • Ben Bishop, Springer

Society affiliations

The International Journal of Emergency Medicine is published in collaboration with the Netherlands Society of Emergency Physicians (NSEP) (aka. NVHSA), the American Academy for Emergency Medicine in India (AAEMI) and the Malaysian Association of Emergency Medicine (MAEM).

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If you or your co-authors are a member of the Netherlands Society of Emergency Physicians (NSEP) or the American Academy for Emergency Medicine in India (AAEMI) or the Malaysian Association of Emergency Medicine (MAEM) the article-processing charge (APC) will be waived. Please contact editorial@intjem.com for further details.


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Aims & scope


The International Journal of Emergency Medicine is a high-quality Open Access journal which aims to bring to light the various clinical advancements and research developments attained over the world, thus helping the specialty forge ahead. It is directed towards physicians and medical personnel undergoing training or working within the field of Emergency Medicine. Disciplines covered include interesting clinical cases, the latest evidence-based practice and research developments in Emergency Medicine, including emergency pediatrics. The International Journal of Emergency Medicine focuses on the practice of Emergency Medicine in a variety of settings, from urban emergency departments and rural clinics in the developing world, to humanitarian and disaster situations. It aims to shed light on international advances in practice, education and research, with a single common goal: to reduce suffering and promote excellence in patient care worldwide.

Call for Papers

The submission of papers that add to the body of knowledge in Emergency Medicine is encouraged. We encourage authors to view the journal’s Instructions for Authors for further information on the different article types published.

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Upcoming events

IAEM Annual Scientific Meeting 2014

16 – 18 October 2014 - Dun Laoghaire, Ireland

African Conference on Emergency Medicine

4 – 6 November - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

About SpringerOpen

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Latest supplements

Volume 7 Suppl 1 (25 July 2014)

Proceedings of the International Summit on Emergency Medicine and Trauma 2014

Meeting abstracts
Puducherry, India. 12-16 February 2014

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