Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and Māori Health

The College's vision for reconciliation addresses the inequities in health outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. The College is progressing a strategy to achieve equity for Māori in Aotearoa New Zealand.

Better outcomes for our patients

ACEM seeks to continually improve the level of patient care delivered at emergency departments in Australia and New Zealand.

Building Respect in Emergency Medicine

The College has committed to two key action plans that will help enact meaningful cultural change in the College and in emergency departments.


ACEM recognises the substantial contributions made to the College and the emergency medicine profession with Honours and Awards.

Global Emergency Care

The Global Emergency Care Network supports those interested in the development of international emergency medicine.

National Program

The National Program aims to address some of the big challenges facing emergency medical care across Australia, including improving the quality and distribution of the future emergency medicine workforce. It includes a range of projects, facilitated by ACEM and funded by the Commonwealth Department of Health’s Specialist Training Program

Sustaining our workforce

Emergency department (ED) staffing must allow for the delivery of high-quality patient care.

Advancing Women in Emergency Section

The Advancing Women in Emergency Section (AWE) is a Section of the College reporting to the Council of Advocacy, Practice and Partnerships.

Emergency Medicine Standards

ACEM develops and promotes standards for the provision of quality emergency medical care in Australia and New Zealand by ensuring relevance of professional standards for practice and promoting adherence to those standards.

Geriatric Emergency Medicine

The Geriatric Emergency Medicine Section (GEMS) is a Section of the College reporting to the Council of Advocacy, Practice and Partnerships (CAPP).

Other research journals and resources

IEMNet News

Scholarships, Awards and Grants

A breakdown of the scholarships, awards and grants available to Fellows and trainees of the College.