WEM (Women in Emergency Medicine)

This committee will provide support, mentorship and networking opportunities to women in emergency medicine with the goal of helping its members achieve their ideal balance in all areas of their lives.

Our goal is to empower women in emergency medicine through representation,  mentorship,  education and advocacy.

Who We Are

Chair                      Anna Nowacki
Assistant Chair Gillian Sheppard
Member at Large Chau Pham
Member at Large Emma Mcilveen-Brown
Member at Large accepting applications
Resident Member Taylor Bischoff
Student Member Lauren Beals

If you are interested in applying for the Member at Large position please send your CV and letter of intent to Beth Jennings BJennings@caep.ca

Local Mentorship leads

Winnipeg:         Zoe Piggott

St. John’s:       Gillian Sheppard

Toronto:          Anna Nowacki/Soojin Yi

If you’re interested in becoming your local WEM mentorship lead, please contact: Sara Alfazema

Get involved:

Wondering how you can get involved?

Spread the word about our advertised events!

Come or call in to our annual meeting!

Please consider joining the committee or become a local mentorship lead! We are currently looking for enthusiastic people to join our committee in the roles of Vice-chair, and Social Media lead.

If you are interested in joining the committee, please contact: Sara Alfazema