BIDMC Division of Disaster Medicine opens European Center for Disaster Management in Toulouse, France

The BIDMC Division of Disaster Medicine has opened the European Center for Disaster Management (CERC) in Toulouse, France, in conjunction with The Université Paul Sabatier – Toulouse, The Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Toulouse (CHU), The Service Départemental d’Incendie et de Secours de Haute-Garonne (SDIS), The Préfecture de Haute Garonne, and The Agence Régionale de Santé…

International Discussion on ED Quality

Tomorrow, we look forward to welcoming 65 participants and faculty from 20 countries to our first annual international Emergency Quality Improvement Professional (EQuIP) Certification Course. EQUIP is a 21-hour (3-day) intensive professional development course for emergency medicine clinicians delivered by the Department of Emergency Medicine at Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians / Beth Israel Deaconess Medical…

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…

Chinese Ministry of Health & Ciottone’s Disaster Medicine

Dr. Gregory Ciottone is in China at the moment giving keynote addresses at the annual Peiyang Conference on Emergency and Disaster Medicine, held this year in Tianjin, and at the Zhengzhou Medical College Conference on Disaster Medicine. The photos below depict a ceremony organized by the Chinese Ministry of Health announcing the publication of the…

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.