To coordinate the ethics-related activities of the Society
Increasing awareness among EUSEM members and emergency physicians in Europe on ethical issues as they apply to the practice of emergency medicine;
Assisting members addressing dynamic ethical issues that confront the practice of EM by:
serving as an educational resource;
developing content for use in educational programs;
helping in the development of the curriculum regarding the teaching of ethics;
overseeing ethics-related activities which will promote the Society’s standards of ethical conduct
guidance on approval from hospital ethics committee;
developing guidelines on the ethics of clinical research and its funding;
advising on the ethics of authorship, of subjects’ rights on informed consent and publication.
- identifying ethical issues pertaining to technology and industry.
Askitopoulou, Helen (Chair)
Garcia-Castrillo, Luis (EUSEM President/Ex-officio member)
Leach, Robert (EUSEM Vice-President)
Sabbe, Marc (EUSEM Honorary Treasurer)