Hands On Emergency Procedures

The Hands-on Emergency Medicine Procedures (HEMP) course is a highly engaging and interactive training in the essential skills in Emergency Medicine. 

Designed with the ABCDE approach, the sessions will cover respiratory, cardiothoracic, vascular, musculoskeletal and soft tissue procedures including oro-tracheal intubation, chest-tube insertion, central line placement, dislocation reduction, Stop-the-bleed®.

Whether you are new to these skills or an experienced participant desiring to improve your skills, this course will be rightly paced for beginners and as a refresher.

Target Group: Doctors, Nurses and Emergency Medical Technicians

About AFEM


The African Federation for Emergency Medicine (AFEM), represents a broad coalition of national societies, organisations, and individuals from over 40 countries dedicated to securing high-quality emergency care across Africa. https://afem.africa/



The Emergency Medicine Society of Ghana is a collaborative of Emergency Physicians, Emergency Nurses and Emergency Medical Technicians in Ghana. The Society is also open to all from various disciplines and fields both local and international interested in Emergency Care in Ghana. https://www.emsog.org

Event Location

Kofi Ohene - Konadu Auditorium, University of Professional Studies Accra (UPSA)

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AfCEM 2022 Organizing Committee Secretariat
Emergency Medicine Department
Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital 
Kumasi, Ghana 


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