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It was in early 2009 that the Philippine College of Emergency Medicine and Acute Care (PCEMAC) and the Philippine Society of Emergency Care Physicians (PSECP) began the process of merging into a single national specialty society for Emergency Medicine, with the encouragement and guidance of the Philippine Medical Association. A Steering Committee was organized to work towards the merger of the PCEMAC, and after several meetings, the Philippine College of Emergency Medicine (PCEM) was born.

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MOA for BETTER

Last June 19, 2011, the Philippine College of Emergency Medicine (PCEM) and the Philippine College of Surgeons (PCS) have signed a memorandum of agreement to promote the Basic Evaluation and Training for Trauma and Emergency Response (BETTER). As partners in trauma prevention, the two specialty societies planned to organize several training activities to enhance the capacities of doctores to manage trauma cases.

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We are PCEM Inc.

It was in early 2009 that the Philippine College of Emergency Medicine and Acute Care (PCEMAC) and the Philippine Society of Emergency Care Physicians (PSECP) began the process of merging into a single national specialty society for Emergency Medicine, with the encouragement and guidance of the Philippine Medical Association.

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AREMP

The Asosasyon ng mga Residente ng Emergency Medicine sa Pilipinas (AREMP) is the organization of residents training in emergency medicine and emergency medical services. The group was established in 2003 with only 3 hospital members (Makati Medical Center, Ospital ng Makati and St. Luke’s Medical Center).

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More presentations from the recently concluded Convention are now downloadable! See below for links.

PRESENTATIONS for DOWNLOAD

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Reynante E. Mirano

Dr. Ryan, as he is often called by his colleagues and friends is one of the pioneers of Emergency Medicine in the Philippines ...

Constitution

The national academic body composed of dedicated professional emergency medicine physicians oriented towards quality service ...

PCEM successfully holds its 2015 Annual Convention

Emergency physicians, fellows and diplomates of the College gathered last April 13-15 at the Crowne Plaza Galleria Manila to celebrate another successful year of Emergency Medicine in the Philippines. Outgoing President, Dr. Eligio Maghirang welcomed the delegates before introducing Honorable Congresswoman Leah S. Paquiz, RN, Founding President and Partylist representative of ANG NARS who opened the convention as keynote speaker. The opening of the poster exhibits by emergency medicine residents followed.

The scientific program commenced with Dr. Paul Fraley, the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) International Ambassador to the Philippines talking about the past, present and future challenges in cardiopulmonary resuscitation. The invited foreign speakers also included Dr. Lim Swee Han, the Secretary-General of the Asian Society of Emergency Medicine (ASEM) and Dr. Adi Osman, the President of WINFOCUS Malaysia. The scientific program will not be complete without the complement of excellent Filipino speakers including Dr. Gabriel Gabriel, Chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine, Makati Medical Center, Dr. Arthur Dessi Roman, Vice-President, Philippine Hospital Infection Control Society and Dr. Alfonso G. Nunez, Head of Hospital Training and Research Office, East Avenue Medical Center

The second day of the convention featured track sessions on emergency medicine, EMS and Disaster Medicine and quality management. Five simultaneous workshop sessions were conducted for emergency medicine practitioners, emergency care nurses, emergency medicine technicians and medical students.

PCEM conducts 3rd WINFOCUS Basic Ultrasound Life Support Course

The Phlippine College of Emergency Medicine (PCEM) through its Research and Academics Committee organized the 3rd WINFOCUS Basic Ultrasound Life Support Course as a preconvention workshop of the 2015 Annual PCEM Convention. This marks a milestone in the history of the college as it introduces bedside critical care ultrasound as a core skill in emergency medicine training in the Philippines.

WINFOCUS Malaysia President Dr. Adi Osman talked about the utility of bedside ultrasound in resolving clinical dilemmas in t he emergency department during the convention. Dr. Mahathar Abd Wahab, Course Director and emergency physician at the Hospital Kuala Lumpur then discussed clinical vignettes to further illustrate how emergency physicians can use ultrasound to improve their practice.

The Research and Academics Committee of PCEM hopes to continue training emergency physicians in the Philippines to use bedside ultrasound in their practice. During this course, another 27 participants acquired the skill in performing beside ultrasonography and interpreting the results.

2015 PCEM BOARD OF DIRECTORS ELECTIONS CANDIDATES

2015 PCEM BOARD OF DIRECTORS ELECTIONS CANDIDATES:

1. AMADO A. FLORES III, MD

2. APRIL B. LLANETA, MD

3. CARLOS PRIMERO D. GUNDRAN, MD

4. CARLOS VICENTE G. GABRIEL, MD

5. DAVE C. GAMBOA, MD

6. FAITH JOAN MESA-GAERLAN, MD

7. JESSICA TY-CORPUS, MD

8. MARC N. LIM, MD

9. MINERVA M. LACONICO, MD

10. PATRICIA F. TIOTUICO, MD

11. PAULINE F. CONVOCAR, MD

12. RYAN C. MIRANO, MD

13. VENUS D. CALINGASAN, MD

 

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Congratulations to the new diplomates of Philippine Board of Emergency Medicine

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