University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Prof. Terrence M. Mulligan is a Clinical Professor at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, and is the Director of the University of Maryland International EM Program. He is also a Visiting Professor at Stellenbosch University in Cape Town, South Africa, a Visiting Professor at Hunan Provincial People’s Hospital, Changsha, China, and a Visiting Professor at Apollo GlenEagles Hospital in Kolkata, India. He has completed a Masters in Public Health and work towards a Masters in Health Policy, Economics and Law, and has completed subspecialty Fellowships in International Emergency Medicine, in Health Policy and in EM Administration and Management. From 2006-2010, Dr. Mulligan was living and working in The Netherlands directing two emergency departments and EM residencies, two of the first EM programs in that country.

He is a the Secretary and Executive Board Member of the International Federation for Emergency Medicine (IFEM), and a Board member of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine (AAEM). He is the President and co-founder of the IFEM Institute, and Treasurer and co-founder of the IFEM Foundation. He is a co-founder and Board member of the African Federation for Emergency Medicine (AFEM), and a Board member for the American Academy of EM for India (AAEMI). He is the past chair of the AAEM Committee for International Medicine, the past-chair of the ACEP Section for International EM, the past-Chair of the ACEP Ambassador Committee, and the co-founder of the International EM Fellowship Consortium.

He is an Associate Editor and co-founder of the peer-reviewed journal, The African Journal of Emergency Medicine, and is an executive editor of Emergency Physicians International magazine. Dr. Mulligan has initiated and participated in EM and acute care systems development programs in over three dozen countries. He has delivered over 450 lectures, symposia and educational programs nationally and internationally for over thirty local, national and international EM organizations in over 45 countries. Dr Mulligan is the winner of multiple awards in EM education and International EM, including “The Order of the IFEM”, “Best Contribution to International EM” from ACEP twice, the “Leadership in International Emergency Medicine Award” from AAEM, and was nominated for the “Best Personal Contribution to Dutch EM” from the Dutch Society of Emergency Physicians. He is an honorary member of several EM societies including the Polish Society of EM.