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Academic & Research

academic_researchThere is considerable academic and research activity within the Emergency Medicine community in Ireland. The Academic Committee of IAEM has a broad remit to promote research and evidence-based EM within the specialty. This committee has specific responsibility inter alia for the management of the following:

  • Abstract submissions to the IAEM Annual Scientific Meeting
  • Supporting the roll out of multinational trials and studies
  • Assisting with guiding SpRs in the development of the Clinical Topic Review component of the FRCEM examination
  • Representing IAEM on Scientific Advisory Committees of international EM academic meetings e.g. ICEM

Terms of Reference

The Association has determined Terms of Reference for the committee.

Current Committee Membership:

The current membership of the committee (Aug 2015) is:

  • A/Prof. Damien Ryan (Chair)
  • Prof. Geraldine McMahon
  • Dr Roisin McNamara
  • Dr David Menzies
  • Dr Peadar Gilligan
  • Dr Michael Barrett
  • Dr Sinead O’Gorman
  • Dr Etimbuk Umana (Trainee Representative)
  • Dr Aileen McCabe
  • Prof. John Ryan
  • Mr John O’Donnell
  • Prof. Conor Deasy

The Academic Committee has produced an overarching Research Strategy for Emergency Medicine in Ireland with an overt objective to foster multi-centre clinical research through the creation of an Irish EM research network. Further links to assist with research are on the way and will be uploaded here in due course.


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