Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM)
The Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM) is dedicated to the improvement of care of the acutely ill and injured patient by improving research and education. To achieve this mission, SAEM influences health policy through forums, publications, interorganizational collaboration, policy development, and consultation services for physicians, teachers, researchers, and students. SAEM represents excellence and leadership in academic emergency medicine, and its values include idealism and quality in all endeavors, nurturing and camaraderie and diversity among members, as well as creative and symbiotic interactions with other organizations.
SAEM provides administrative support to the Association of Academic Chairs of Emergency Medicine (AACEM) and to the SAEM journal, Academic Emergency Medicine (AEM). SAEM is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization and is headquartered in Des Plaines, Illinois.
To lead the advancement of academic emergency medicine through education and research, advocacy and professional development.
To be the world's premier organization for developing academic leaders in education and research and for creating and disseminating content with the greatest impact on emergency care.