Submissions: Open now through January 2, 2018. Submit here.

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Please review this Abstract Formatting document to ensure your abstract meets requirements. A structured abstract is required and should be organized into the four sections listed on the document.

Presenting author MUST complete Conflict of Interest form.

Please review SAEM's abstract scoring system.

Authors are invited to submit original emergency medicine research in a variety of categories, and are encouraged to identify the most appropriate category for the abstract at the time of submission. Only reports of original research may be submitted. At the time of submission, abstracts must not have been accepted for publication in any journal. Also, abstracts may not be presented at any U.S. nationwide emergency medicine meeting or major international emergency medicine meeting prior to the SAEM Annual Meeting. Prior presentation at regional emergency medicine meetings, CORD, and non-general-emergency-medicine meetings is allowed.

Abstract Categories 

AEM Consensus Conference - Pediatric Health OutcomesObstetrics/Gynecology
Anesthesia/Analgesia Palliative
Cardiovascular - Basic Science Patient Safety and Quality
Cardiovascular - Clinical Research Pediatrics – Infectious Diseases
Clinical Decision Guidelines 
Pediatrics – General 
Clinical Operations
Professional Development
Critical Care/Resuscitation Psychiatry
Diagnostic Technologies/Radiology 
Disaster Medicine
Research Design/Methodology/Statistics 
Disease/Injury Prevention 
Sex and Gender
Electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG)
Social Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Services (EMS) 
Social Media 
Sports Medicine
Geriatrics Toxicology/Environmental
Health Policy and Health Services Research 
Infectious Diseases
Information Technology
Wilderness Medicine
International Emergency Medicine