EMRA Events

Join EMRA events throughout the year! We offer skills and lecture competitions, networking events, leadership opportunities, the Job & Fellowship Fair and Residency Program Fair and EMRA parties.

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EM Residents' Appreciation Day

Always the first Wednesday in March.

Celebrate emergency medicine residents to publicly recognize the dedicated service residents provide on a 24/7 basis as a significant and vital workforce.  

How will you celebrate?

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Leadership Advocacy Conference

Develop advocacy skills, be exposed to the latest issues facing emergency medicine, and receive updates directly from members of Congress.  Bring your excitement to learn and your desire to advocate for the rights of patients, residents, and emergency medicine. 

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EMRA at CORD Academic Assembly

EMRA’s spring meetings bring high-energy clinical competitions, opportunities to meet like-minded residents with our Committees, and Representative Council directs the path of the organization. Bring your membership to life by joining the EMRA fun!

As a reminder, you do not need to pay a registration fee to attend EMRA events at CORD.  If you plan to attend CORD educational or networking sessions, you need to register for the conference.

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EMRA Quiz Show

Quirky medical questions, wacky pop (culture) quiz, all at CORD Academic Assembly!
EMRA Quiz Show comes to San Antonio soon. Don’t miss this!

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AMA Resident-Fellow-Student Annual Meeting

Visit the Annual Meeting web page to find the agenda, business meeting documents, the election manual, online forums, education sessions and other resources for the Annual Meeting of the AMA House of Delegates.

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EM Day Of Service

 The EM Day of Service is a specialty-driven event where emergency care providers identify community needs and volunteer to address those needs. 

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EMRA at ACEP Scientific Assembly

Interested in joining EMRA events at ACEP20?
Simply go to the ACEP20 registration page, log-in and register for EMRA-only events.  You will be charged $0. Once you log-in to the ACEP20 platform, you build your profile and will be able to see specific EMRA events and can build your conference schedule.

Don't want FOMO for ACEP20 events?
Register and have access to 250+ CME hours of live and on-demand education you can access for 3 years.

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20 in 6 Resident Lecture Competition

The EMRA 20 in 6 Resident Lecture Competition occurs at ACEP’s Scientific Assembly every year and is hosted by residents, for residents. We seek out the best resident speakers in the country and each year, they compete for the title “Best Resident Lecturer.” Residents are given up to six minutes and exactly 20 slides to lecture on any topic that is relevant to emergency medicine. It’s designed to be a fast-paced, intellectually-stimulating event in a fun, EMRA-style atmosphere. To submit a proposal to present a lecture, complete this online form by July 30.

ACEP21 in Boston | Wednesday, October 27 @ 1pm - 3pm

July 30, 2021: Submissions Due
September 1, 2021: Presenters Announced

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See Zebras at Case-Con at ACEP

You know that puzzling case that has intrigued you since you started medical school? How about tackling a little research and presenting it at Case-Con! Students and residents come together to present interesting emergency medicine cases.

Medical Student Case-con presentations: TBD During ACEP21
Resident Case-Con presentations: TBD During ACEP21

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See Last Years Winners and Abstracts


EMRA’s MedWAR (Medical Wilderness Adventure Race) combines wilderness medicine with adventure racing to create a unique event designed to teach and test wilderness survival and medical skills.  This event provides residents and medical students an opportunity for hands-on wilderness medicine experience. The best way to learn wilderness medicine is to get outside and practice. Participants are challenged to use their broad knowledge of wilderness medicine to handle a series of potential medical emergencies. Do you have what it takes to compete? 

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AMA Resident-Fellow-Student Interim Meeting

Visit the Interim Meeting web page to find the agenda, business meeting documents, the election manual, online forums, education sessions and other resources for the Interim Meeting of the AMA House of Delegates.

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