General Resources

WHO Global Health Atlas

WHO Health Systems

HRH Global Resource Center

UN Millennium Goals

The Francois-Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights

Global Health Council

Partners in Health

Doctors Without Borders

Kaiser Family Foundation

Global Health Education Consortium

Global Health Supercourse

ACEP International Emergency Medicine

Global Forum for Health Research

Dept. of Health and Human Services Office of Global Health

Physicians for Human Rights

HHR Open Forum

RFK Center for Justice and Human Rights

Clinton Global Initiative

The Gates Foundation

Notable Journal Articles

Emergency Medicine Clinics of North America Volume 23, Issue 1 (February 2005): Special Issue on International Emergency Medicine

Levine et al. International Emergency Medicine: A review of the literature. Acad Emerg Med 2007;14:182-183.

Levine et al. International Emergency Medicine: A review of the literature from 2007. Acad Emerg Med 2008;15:860-865.

Levine et al. International Emergency Medicine: A review of the literature from 2006. Acad Emerg Med 2007;14:1190-1193.

Alagappan K et al. International Emergency Medicine and the Role for Academic Emergency Medicine. Acad Emerg Med 2007;14:451-456.

Anderson et al. The globalization of emergency medicine and its importance for public health. B World Health Organ 2006;84(10):835-839.

Razzak JA, Kellermann AL. Emergency medical care in developing countries: is it worthwhile? B World Health Organ 2002;80(11):900-905.

Kobusingye et al. Emergency medical systems in low- and middle-income countries: recommendations for action. B World Health Organ 2005;83(8):626-631.

Van Damme W, Van Lerberghe W, Boelaert M. Primary health care vs. emergency medical assistance: a conceptual framework. Health Policy Plann 2002;17(1):49-60.

Resources by Topic

Complex Humanitarian Emergencies

Humanitarian Studies Course

U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants


UN Humanitarian Affairs

UN Refugee Agency

International Rescue Committee

Dept. of Health and Human Services

Red Cross


The Sphere Project

Resources on INDIA

The Society for Emergency Medicine in India

The American Academy for Emergency Medicine in India

The All India Disaster Mitigation Institute

Emergency Medicine in India

The Academy of Traumatology (India)

Alagappan et al. Early development of emergency medicine in Chennai (Madras), India. Ann Emerg Med 1998;32(5):604-607.

Resources on DUBAI

Emergency Medicine in Dubai, UAE:

Dubai Health Authority:

Rashid Hospital Trauma Center:

Dubai International Emergency and Catastrophe Management Conference:

Dubai and Co: Global Strategies for doing Business in the Gulf States

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