AAEM/RSA Vision and Mission Statement

Vision Statement

An accessible, collaborative organization that fosters innovation, education and advocacy for residents and students in emergency medicine.


Mission Statement

We provide resources and opportunities that educate, inspire, and inform emergency medicine trainees. AAEM/RSA also supports and educates residents on the core tenants of AAEM, including the necessity of fair practice environments and the requirement for board certification of all practicing emergency physicians. 



  • Promote scholarship and education
  • Advance career development through mentorship, networking and leadership opportunities
  • Advocate for issues that impact training and practice
  • Support diversity, inclusion and collaboration
  • Encourage trainee resiliency and well being