HMFP Conducts 2013 IEDLI Program

Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians is currently participating in the 2013 International Emergency Department Leadership Institute (IEDLI) program in Florence, Italy. IEDLI was created by Harvard Medical School faculty and other international experts in order to provide ED leaders with the skills and knowledge they need to operate successful emergency departments in any part of the…

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Our Department Sponsors Mediterranean Emergency Medicine Congress

Our Department of Emergency Medicine is proud to be a sponsor of this year’s Seventh Mediterranean Emergency Medicine Congress in the city of Marseille, France (September 8-11, 2013).  This year’s theme revolves around ‘Simulation in Emergency Medicine’ and we are excited to explore this issue with more than 2,000 emergency medicine colleagues representing more than 75…

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HMFP travels to Sweden to continue collaboration

Our International Collaborations Director, Robert Freitas, MHA, and Medical Director, Philip Anderson, MD, are currently in the Region Skåne, Sweden assisting our partners and colleagues at Helsingborg Hospital, in an initiative to improve emergency care throughout the Region. During phase 1 of the project, our faculty conducted a needs assessment that analyzed Helsingborg’s emergency department…

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2013 Tuscan EMS Initiative kicks off with paramedic workshop

Boston EMS and BIDMC paramedics are in Florence this week to kick off the 2013 Tuscan Emergency Medical Services Initiative (TEMSI) program with a workshop on splinting and backboarding. TEMSI launched in 2012 as a joint project between our Department of Emergency Medicine and the University of Florence, Italy. The goal of TEMSI is to…

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