The Emergency Medicine Interest Group (EMIG) is an organization whose purpose is to expose students to the practice of emergency medicine through a variety of events and meetings. It is a student-run organization that elicits the help of various emergency physicians for the task of introducing the basic concepts and skills needed in an emergency department.
•To create in interest in emergency medicine for UNMC medical students.
•To form a mutual support group for UNMC students pursuing a career in emergency medicine.
•To provide mentorship for students applying for a residency in emergency medicine.
•To disseminate information about the emergency medicine field.
•To facilitate learning opportunities and clinical skills in emergency medicine.