Programs & Projects

There are a broad range of projects and programs undertaken by the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine (ACEM) in response to emerging needs, policy development and resourcing for emergency departments and urgent care services.

Alcohol Harm in Emergency Departments (AHED) Program

Emergency departments in Australia and New Zealand are at the forefront of dealing with the harmful effects of alcohol consumption. Alcohol-related presentations to our emergency departments have a...
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Indigenous Health & Cultural Competency (IH&CC)

The Indigenous Health and Cultural Competency (IH&CC) program consists of a series of culturally relevant education tools and resources designed for doctors and other healthcare workers to enhance...
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National Program

A new initiative between the Australian Federal Government and ACEM is designed to address some of the biggest challenges facing emergency departments.
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Thrombolytic therapy in acute ischaemic stroke

In order to guide Emergency Physicians caring for patients with acute ischaemic stroke, ACEM has initiated an independent analysis of the published scientific literature to evaluate the evidence...
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