Welcome to the website of the Emergency Medicine Interest Group (EMIG) at Michigan State University's College of Human Medicine (MSU CHM)

Whether you already know that you want to be an emergency medicine physician or if you're still exploring your options, we would love to have you as a member of our group.  Please feel comfortable researching the great specialty of Emergency Medicine through the ease of navigating our website, participating in the interest group, and taking the EM elective.


        Code Black Screening

  November, 13th 2014
            Time:  6:00 PM - 9:00PM
            Location:  Fee Hall - Location TBD
            Trailer: http://youtu.be/xSGOSwhzibw
            Sign-up: Tickets

        Procedures Lab (East Lansing):
Elective Sign-up Meeting (East Lansing):

            Date:  September 11, 2014
            Time:  12:00 - 1:00 PM
            Location:  B105 Life Sciences

            Sign-up: Contact Ivory Allen

 Here are some of the events that EMIG coordinates:
  • Presentations by EM Physicians
  • EM Physician Panels
  • EKG/X-ray Interpretation
  • Wilderness Emergency Medicine
  • Suture Clinics
  • Intubation Clinic
  • Emergency Ultrasound Clinic
  • EM Shadowing Elective
  • EM Procedures Labs
    • Alongside current EM residents who need to complete a certain number of each procedure before they can complete their residency
    • Students have the opportunity to observe and/or perform venous cut downs, central line placement, tracheotomies, exploratory peritoneal lavages, trans-venous pacing, chest tube placement, thoracotomies, relief of cardiac tamponade and myocardial suturing

Interested in EM?  Learn more about the sub-specialties within this specialty.