Global EM Fellowship

Institution Application

SAEM endorsement of a Global Emergency Medicine fellowship program is contingent upon a review of the following: institutional environment; success of prior program graduates (if applicable); current members of the faculty fellowship team; and the proposed curriculum for future fellows. All approved Global Emergency Medicine fellowship programs must be affiliated with an ACGME-accredited Emergency Medicine residency and should have support for global health programs already in place. Essential to SAEM endorsement, eligible Global Emergency Medicine fellowship programs must provide evidence of significant collaboration with one or more international partners and sites that are capable of supporting the clinical, educational, and/or research needs of participating fellows. 

 All approved institutions must meet the criteria as set forth in the Global EM Fellowship RFA [docx].

  • Application fee is $400 for the first 3-year cycle. The renewal application fee is $500 and applications are approved for a 5-year period. Please make check payable to "SAEM" and reference "Global EM Fellowship Application."
  • Checks can be mailed to: SAEM, 1111 East Touhy Ave, Suite 540, Des Plaines, IL 60018 or faxed using the credit card form [pdf] to (847) 813-5450.

Application Deadline: March 31 and September 1.

Renewal Applications

You may submit your program renewal application online. Renewal fees are $500 for a five-year approval period.  

Fellow Registration

Fellow registration is not required.

Progress Reports

Annual Fellowship Evaluations are required of approved programs.

Report Deadline: September 1