PEM education and events

The European Training Requirements in Paediatric Emergency Medicine has been approved by UEMS.

The syllabus intends to:

  1. Harmonise training programmes in PEM between different European countries.
  2. Establish clearly defined standards of knowledge and skill required to practice PEM at the tertiary care level.
  3. Foster the development of a European network of competent tertiary care centres for PEM.
  4. Improve the level of care for children who attend Emergency Departments (EDs).

Read the syllabus here.


The Pediatric Emergency Medicine Database links to recent studies and journal articles:

FOAMed – FOAMus resources for Paediatric Emergency Medicine


National and International Events


Courses and Workshop