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American College of Emergency Physicians


Contact Information

Public Relations Director
1125 Executive Circle
Irving, TX 75038-2522

1-800-798-1822 (Voice - Toll-free),
972-550-0911 (Voice),
972-580-2816 (FAX),

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Abstract

The American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP), founded in 1968, is a medical specialty organization of over 22,000 members, 53 chapters, and 26 sections that focus on critical issues, such as injury prevention, trauma care, pediatric emergency medicine, EMS, toxicology, cruise ship medicine, and disaster medicine. The organization monitors and advocates on emergency medicine issues, conducts continuing medical education, produces public education materials on a wide variety of health and safety topics, recommended clinical standards for emergency medicine and EMS, and funds research fellowships in emergency medicine.

Publications

ACEP publishes public education materials (brochures, flyers, articles) on a wide variety of health and safety topics, and fact sheets on key emergency medicine issues. A publications catalog from ACEP's bookstore highlights comprehensive sources of emergency medicine and CME publications, including clinical manuals and textbooks on adults and pediatric emergencies. ACEP also publishes the premier emergency medicine journal "Annals of Emergency Medicine."

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Notes

Mailing: P.O. Box 619911 Dallas, TX 75261-9911

Audit

Date Entered: 7/1/1997
Date Edited: 2/19/2013
Date Revised: 8/7/2006 10:54:21 AM
Health Referral Number: HR2169
Accession Number: DP91A0833

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