Strength through partnerships

The CEEM Founders

Prof. Aris Exadaktylos MD

Founder: Centre for Excellence in Emergency Medicine

Head: Emergency Department, Inselspital, University of Bern


Prof. Tyson Welzel MD

Co-Founder: Centre for Excellence in Emergency Medicine Programme

Lead: MPhil & PG Dip in Emergency Medicine, University of Cape Town


Prof. Lee Wallis MD

Co-Founder: Emergency Medicine, University of Cape Town and Stellenbosch University

Head: Emergency Medicine, Western Cape Government, South Africa


Alliances & Associations

The International Centre for Excellence in the Emergency Medicine, CEEM, as a NGO provides a platform for likeminded emergency medicine providers, trainers, associations and societies from all over the world to come together and improve EM. We are proud to be associated with the following organisations and associations:

  • Emergency Medicine Cape Town
  • Emergency Medicine, University of Bern
  • African Federation of Emergency Medicine
  • Serbian Society of Emergency Medicine
  • Croatian Medical Association
  • …and many more to follow.

CEEM itself also provides hands-on support and training for developing EDs/ ECs worldwide!