University of California, Irvine
Emergency Medicine Interest Group

EMIG is an organization composed of UC Irvine medical students who are interested in pursuing careers in emergency medicine (EM). As one of the most active student groups at the UC Irvine School of Medicine, our aim is to connect medical students with information about EM residency and careers in EM. On this site, you will find information about what is going on in emergency medicine at UC Irvine as well as EM in general. We are excited to provide information about one of the newest and most dynamic medical specialties. Welcome to our site!

Our Upcoming Events

  • Disaster Medicine Symposium on April 2nd

    Orange County Medical Association With UC Irvine Health Emergency Medicine Center for Disaster Medical Sciences Present:

    Global Health Adventures: Tips for Clinicians to Prepare for Bioterrorism and Pandemics
    Kristi L. Koenig M.D.
    Professor, Emergency Medicine
    Director, Center for Disaster Medical Sciences

    In-flight Medical Emergencies:
    What do you want to do now, Doctor?
    Robert Katzer M.D. M.B.A.
    Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine

    Introduction by
    Carl Schultz M.D.
    Professor, Emergency Medicine
    Director of Research, Center for Disaster Medical Sciences

    Date: Wednesday April, 2 2014
    Time: Appetizers and beverages served at 6:00 PM, Presentations will begin at 6:45 PM
    Location: OCMA Conference Center, 17322 Murphy Ave. Irvine, CA 92614

  • Talk Shop Dinner hosted by Dr. McCoy on Thursday, April 24th at 730pm

    Recent Past Events


    This Year's Wester Regional Meeting

    Held at our very own UC Irvine, March 14-15, 2014

    SAEM Western Regional


    UCI EMIG/WMIG Lifeguard and EMS Training

    with Newport Beach Fire Department and Marine Operations: UCI Medical Student Training with Newport Beach Lifeguards