Emergency Medicine Interest Group

Stanford EMIG guides career exploration in emergency medicine, facilitating interaction with EM healthcare professionals and providing clinical experiences for students. 


- Establishes mentorship relationships between Stanford EM physicians and students

- Organizes clinical workshop

- Serves as a resource to medical students in their EM residency application.

EMIG also serves as a liaison between the medical students at Stanford University and the Emergency Medicine Residents Association (EMRA), the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP), and the American Academy of Emergency Medicine(AAEM). 


Year-long Activities

  • Attending/Resident Mentorship
  • Research Opportunities
  • Wednesday Conference
  • Journal Club

Monthly Workshops

  • Airway Workshop
  • In Flight Emergencies
  • Suturing Lab
  • Ultrasound Workshop
  • Splinting Practice
  • Wilderness Topics
  • Naloxone Training
  • And more!

Special Events


  • Activities Fair
  • Welcome picnic
  • “Airways” Event – Open Mic Story Telling


  • “Road to Residency” Advice Sessions
  • Mentor/Mentee Event
  • Wilderness Race

Faculty Sponsor

William Dixon, MD

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