Emergency Medicine

Ahmed appointed to international task force

Ahmed, Azeem

Azeem Ahmed, MD, MBA has been appointed to the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM) International Task Force. SAEM members may apply for task force appointment on a yearly basis at which time the incoming President-Elect makes the appointment decisions of task force chairs and members. Throughout his year-long appointment, Ahmed will be working within the task force on strategic objectives identified by SAEM to advance the field of emergency medicine.

 The SAEM mission is to lead the advancement of emergency care through education and research, advocacy and professional development in academic emergency medicine. It attempts to achieve this mission by influencing health policy through a variety of avenues including forums, publications, policy development and inter-organization collaboration. Thus, the detailed work of SAEM’s task forces enables the organization to advance the academic specialty.