This organization was accerdited by a local authority under number (425) 2013 as Libyan emergency
medicine association LEMA that it encourages and promote professional excellence, advance the
science and practice of emergency medicine and serve as an advocate for patients, their families,
the public, the profession and the ER physicians. It will offer to the interdisciplinary team the
necessary tools for the interaction with the critically ill patient and their families from a
holistic perspective. Ensure adequate interdisciplinary care and keep at the vanguard in the
application of the latest practice standards that guarantee the optimal quality of care provided by
the emergency medicine team.
The 27th of May is the day when Emergency Medicine in Europe took its beginning. In London a group of visionary people signed the founding act of the European Society for Emergency Medicine. The aim was to build up a system model to grant to every citizen in Europe a professional, competent and above all timely response to any life, organ or limb threatening acute condition.