Join us in St. Maarten for International Conference on Disaster Medicine & Hurricane Resiliency

The devastation wrought by powerful hurricanes within the last two years attests to the need to prepare the healthcare professionals to prepare for and respond to disasters. This conference will bring together physicians, nurses, educators, and other professionals to explore disaster medicine in the context of the threat posed by hurricanes and other severe weather…


Beijing Daxing People’s Government & HMFP Pursue Emergency Medicine Educational Programming Together

Mr. Li Quiang, Deputy District Mayor, Beijing Daxing People’s Government, visited BIDMC today with a healthcare delegation to discuss a collaboration in emergency medicine educational programming for the district. President & CEO of Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians, Dr. Alexa Kimball, and the BIDMC Chief of Emergency Medicine, Dr. Richard Wolfe, met with the group to…


Join our Department in Italy for the 2019 ED Quality Certification Course

The Emergency Department Quality Improvement Professional (EQuIP) Certification Course is a 21-hour (3-day) intensive professional development course, with optional certification exam, for emergency medicine clinicians delivered by the Department of Emergency Medicine at Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Learn more about our course here and join the international conversation about emergency department…


ED Launches New ED Management Fellowship

The Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) Fellowship in Emergency Department Management prepares emergency medicine (EM) physicians to become effective emergency department managers and leaders in their home departments. During the program, fellows will develop expertise in Emergency Department (ED) quality improvement and patient safety, ED operations (including clinical flow, overcrowding management, and pathway development), ED…


Daxing, China Delegation Visits BIDMC

The BIDMC Department of Emergency Medicine is pleased to welcome a delegation of physicians and healthcare representatives from Daxing, China this week. Dr. Richard Wolfe, Dr. Jonathan Edlow, Dr. David Chiu, Dr. Michael Cocchi, and Dr. David Schoenfeld welcomed our visitors and engaged in healthcare discussions with these valued colleagues.

Train-the-Trainers Workshop, Region Sjaelland, Denmark

Shelley Calder, RN, CEN, MSN and Karen Stockbridge, RN, MSN, CEN are in Region Sjaelland, Denmark, this week working with internal medicine nurse colleagues on a 6-day trainers workshop on adult teaching methods and best practices and how to effectively teach competencies and skills stations. 56 Region Sjælland internal medicine & neurology department educators and…


Department Nurse Leaders Welcome Capital Region (Denmark) Nurse Educators

BIDMC Department of Emergency Medicine nurse leaders welcomed representative nurse educators and nurse leaders from Denmark’s Capital Region (Hovedstadsregionen) this week. The visitors spent time learning about our department and our hospital’s nurse clinical education program, specifically our multi-disciplinary competency days, where several departments collaborate on providing interactive skills stations on a variety of high…