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.

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…


BIDMC / Daxing Emergency Medicine Forum, Daxing Region, Beijing, China

Richard Wolfe, MD, Chief of Emergency Medicine, BIDMC, speaks on how to build a world-class academic emergency department at the 2017 Emergency Medicine Forum in Daxing District, Beijing. The forum was a collaboration between the Daxing District, Beijing, BIDMC Department of Emergency Medicine,  and The City of Needham, Massachusetts, Daxing’s partner city.