Fostering emergency medicine research, encouraging and supporting Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and Māori doctors in undertaking emergency medicine training and building the capacity of emergency medicine programs in low- and middle-income countries.


The guiding principles of ACEM Foundation are to enable and ensure:

  • activities that provide opportunities that would be unlikely to occur without the funding; and
  • self-determination by the programmatic entity; and
  • ensure equity in the provision of funding across the pillars of ACEM Foundation.

Who is the ACEM Foundation Committee?

The ACEM Foundation Committee is an entity of the ACEM Board:

  • Dr John Bonning – Interim Committee Chair
  • Associate Professor Geoffrey Hughes – Committee Deputy Chair
  • Dr Stephen Gourley – ACEM President
  • Dr Clare Skinner – ACEM Immediate Past President
  • Dr Glenn Harrison – Indigenous Health Committee
  • Dr Rob Mitchell – Global Emergency Medicine Committee 
  • Dr Max Raos – Indigenous Health Committee
  • Dr Viet Tran – Research Committee
  • Dr Sabelo Bayana
  • Dr Jenny Jamieson
  • Dr Asheila Narang
  • Dr Georgina Phillips
  • Olly Jones – ACEM Interim CEO

Contact Us

The ACEM Foundation Committee and staff administrators can be contacted via [email protected].