Committee members staff three sub-committees, focusing on patient advocacy, resident advocacy and political advocacy both at the state and national levels. Your activities include developing policy statements, outreaching to AAEM/RSA members about critical issues in emergency medicine, and collaborating with the AAEM Government Affairs Committee.
Interested in getting involved with any of the events or activities below? Join the AAEM/RSA Advocacy Committee!
The AAEM/RSA Advocacy Committee put together resources for you to learn about the most important issues facing EM residents and students.
Visit the Advocacy Resource page to access more AAEM/RSA resources! Learn about negotiating your first contract, understanding the prudent layperson standard, what it means to have lay corporations running residency programs, and more issues that directly affect your life as emergency medicine residents and students.