Welcome 

Dear Colleagues, 

The 4th World Academic Congress of Emergency Medicine (WACEM 2018) is a collaborative effort of the Hamad Trauma Center, Emergency Medicine Department and Ambulance Service of Hamad Medical Corporation and the leadership of WACEM and Indo-US Health & Medicine Collaborative (INDUSEM). We invite academic institutions, global experts, leaders, physicians, nurses, paramedics, residents and students of trauma, emergency and acute care medicine to participate in this unique educational event to be held in Doha, Qatar, from 30 October to 4 November, 2018.

WACEM 2018 is a multidisciplinary academic meeting of 2,000 professionals from a wide variety of settings and countries who provide care, education and conduct research in Trauma, Emergency and Acute Care Medicine. 

The theme for WACEM2018 is “Bridging Gaps and Building Networks in Trauma, Emergency and Acute Care Medicine: Best Evidence and Practice from Academic Systems”

WACEM 2018 will provide the participant with numerous opportunities for continuing professional education, updates on current and emerging clinical, educational and research issues in the field and opportunities to exchange ideas and network with other like-minded professionals in trauma, emergency and acute care medicine. 

We look forward to welcoming you to Doha and to WACEM2018! 

Professor Dr. Hassan Al Thani
Secretary General of WACEM2018
Head of Trauma and Vascular Surgery Sections of Hamad General Hospital, Hamad Medical Corporation


The CPD activity accreditation application is still under process. The activity accreditation cannot be guaranteed and the outcome of the accreditation review process (whether accredited or rejected) will be announced ahead of time to participants. If accreditation is granted the maximum accredited hours, activity code and accreditation statement will be announced.

Contact us
WACEM2018@hamad.qa