It is with great sadness that INDUSEM mourns the tragic passing of President Dr. Kevin Rodgers of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine.
Dr. Rodgers was an Academic Leader from the Indiana University Emergency Medicine Department.
“Throughout the course of his career, Dr. Rodgers demonstrated incredible leadership and dedication to AAEM, serving faithfully on the board of directors for 12 years as an at-large member, secretary-treasurer, vice president and most recently, as president. He has been an integral part of AAEM’s educational programs and was a tireless champion for the organization.He touched thousands of emergency medicine residents throughout his career in his roles as an educator and program director.Kevin was also a veteran of the U.S. Army, where he served with distinction for over 10 years before honorably separating at the rank of Major.” Wrote AAEM President Elect Dr. David Farcey.
Dr. Rodgers-An Acclaimed Academician and a fearless leader, we at INDUSEM pray to God to give his family all the strength they need in this difficult time and pray to God to bless his noble soul.
Rest in Peace Dr. Rodgers, We will Miss You !
The American Academy of Emergency Medicine (AAEM) is the specialty society of emergency medicine. AAEM is over 8,000 members strong and growing. We offer multiple ways for you get involved with the topics that matter most to you. For over 20 years AAEM has been committed to the personal and professional wellbeing of its members who are US Board Certified and Residency Trained in EM. AAEM has a Global Outreach and spearheads all efforts in the interest of its Qualified members. For More Information: http://www.aaem.org/
About Indiana University EM
The Indiana University School of Medicine Department of Emergency Medicine is a statewide network of emergency departments striving to set new standards of training for medical students, residents, fellows and pre-hospital providers while providing quality care for a diverse patient population.IU School of Medicine leads in the science of emergency medicine, operating in an environment that has rich research infrastructure, including the highest-ranked Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) in the United States and a nationally ranked medical bio-informatics institution. Multiple clinical environments present practitioners with ample opportunity to make a difference in the lives of patients on a daily basis. For More Information: https://medicine.iu.edu/departments/emergency-medicine/
The INDUSEM mission is to envision and implement the future of Patient Care across the world. The partnership brings together Expert Educators, Inquisitive Innovators and Physicians supporting Safe Patient Care across India, United States and the World. INDUSEM is the Top International Partnership across the World and brings together Institutions, Individuals and Initiatives focused on improving patient care globally. Till date INDUSEM has reached over 50,000 Experts and its reach continues to grow daily. For more information, visit www.indusem.org
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