Can’t Make It to a Live Course? No Problem. Audio & Video Self-Study Versions Are Available.

The Highly Regarded Course Which Has Helped Tens of Thousands of Emergency Medicine Physicians Pass Their Qualifying and ConCert™ Exams.


Now in Our 20th Year.

The National Emergency Medicine Board Review course is a four-day, 34.75-hour total immersion “boot-camp” in the factual database of emergency medicine. The goal of the course to help participants pass their exams—drives the content. At the conclusion, participants, through repetition, will have learned the key information needed to pass emergency medicine qualifying and ConCert™ examinations.

Course Content Updated & Revised for 2016!


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July 26 - 29
Las Vegas, Nevada

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August 11 - 14
Baltimore, Maryland

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August 24 - 27
Las Vegas, Nevada

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Over 1,700 Physicians Each Year (Over 27,000 Since Inception) Entrust Their Exam Prep to the National EM Board Review Course.

Here’s What You’ll Receive When You Attend the Course


  • Instruction by a small, select cadre of full-time emergency medicine educators/clinicians
    Our emergency physicians have been specially chosen for their ability to communicate and their knowledge and enthusiasm for the specialty.
  • A focus on material likely to be covered in the exams
    No ”fluff” or “nice to know” material to distract from retention of core material.
  • A detailed session on strategies to help you optimize your test-taking skills
    Plus you’ll learn the psychology of how not to be a poor test taker.
  • Three comprehensive “tag-team” evening review sessions
    • Note: Only Q&A sets are provided for the self-study course.
  • A full color atlas containing 224 “need to know” clinical images
  • A comprehensive course manual
    Our course manual is designed for rapid review and easy retrieval of key concepts and essential information. The course manual contains more than 800 board-type questions focused on the most important information covered along with photographs, X-rays and ECGs.
  • Provided on a flash drive on-site. We recommend you bring a laptop with you to view the materials. A printed copy of the course manual (to be received on-site) is available for an additional $75 in advance or $95 on-site.
  • Up to 34.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
  • Free Access to the EMsono ultrasound tutorial program
  • Free access to the Challenger Chrome EM Boards Quick Prep 1,500+ question pool (A $495 Value!)
  • Our Unique 100% Money Back - No Pass, No Pay Guarantee!

Live & Self-Study Participants Receive Free Access to the Challenger Chrome EM Boards Quick Prep 1,500+ Question Pool.*

(A $495 Value!)

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*Access instructions will be emailed in approximately 4-7 business days. Access to the question pool is available for four months as determined by the participant. Details regarding specifying the four month time period will be emailed.

If Live or Self-Study Participants Don’t Pass Either the Qualifying or ConCert™ Exams Offered by the American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM) or Equivalent AOBEM Exams, We’ll Refund Their Tuition.*

*Your request for a refund must be received in writing or by e-mail within 90 days of receipt of notification of failure. The letter designating failure needs to accompany a request for a refund. Attendance at another NEMBR course may be requested in lieu of a refund.

(Add-on Item) BIZ BUZZ Rapid EM Board Review Flashcards
Only $75 if purchased during online registration / $89 on-site.

A supplemental study tool when preparing for your exam. BIZ BUZZ flashcards are an ideal format for busy clinicians studying between shifts and during breaks.

  • 225 x-rays, photographs, ECGs and essential EM questions
  • Condensed Q&A format for rapid review
  • Questions on one side and answers on the back
  • Full color flashcards provided in a clear acrylic case

Please Note: BIZ BUZZ flashcards purchased in advance will be shipped in approximately 4-7 business days from the date of registration or purchase.

“The best lecturers out there. It’s hard to keep everyone’s interest while reviewing the entire EM core curriculum, but you pulled it off.”
- John Hunt, MD
“This is the BEST FACULTY I have ever had at any conference.”
- Paul Rehustrom, MD
“The hardest course I’ve ever loved. The best use of humor, best use of time, the best syllabus and the most professional presenters.”
- Mike Tillirson, DO
CMO AnMed Health

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Thanks to Our Sponsors for Helping Make the National Emergency Medicine Board Review Course Possible.

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Audio & Video Self-Study Versions are Available Online.


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Purchase any self-study version of the NEMBR course and attend a 2015 or 2016 “Live” course within one year and SAVE $400. Please call (800) 458-4779 for full details.

Self-study versions of the National Emergency Medicine Board Review course are available online in audio and video formats. Visit for full details and sample videos.

  • Avoid the expense and hassle of travel
  • Don’t miss family/work obligations
  • Study at your own pace and on your own time
  • Available in a variety of formats to suit your needs

CME Accreditation

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Center for Emergency Medical Education (CEME) and The Center for Medical Education, Inc. The Center for Emergency Medical Education is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Center for Emergency Medical Education (CEME) designates this Live activity for a maximum of 34.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for a maximum of 34.75 hour(s) of ACEP Category I credit.

The AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education has approved this program for 34.5 credits of AOA Category 2-A CME credit.

Both PA and NP organizations recognize AMA PRA Category 1 credit™ as approved CME.

Target Audience

The target audience is emergency physicians who are required to take their certification or recertification exams.

Learning Objectives

After attending this course, participants will be able to:

  • Comprehensively review the core content of emergency medicine
  • Identify the fundamental concepts and key topics needed to successfully complete the emergency medicine initial written certification and recertification examinations
  • Effectively translate the acquired knowledge into practice, improving diagnostics and therapeutic strategies to positively impact patient care