Welcome to the website of the Association of Emergency Physicians of Malta.
The International Federation of Emergency Medicine defined the specialty of Emergency Medicine as a “field of practice based on the knowledge and skills required for the prevention, diagnosis and management of acute and urgent aspects of illness and injury affecting patients of all age groups with a full spectrum of episodic undifferentiated physical and behavioural disorders; it further encompasses an understanding of the development of pre-hospital and in-hospital emergency medical systems and the skills necessary for this development.”
The Association of Emergency Physicians of Malta was established in 2006 and its membership base has grown steadily since then. The main aims of the Association are:
The AEPM is affiliated with the European Society of Emergency Medicine.
To view the statute of the association please click here.