Membership Benefits

As a resident of the state of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, or Wisconsin the Great Lakes Chapter Division of AAEM (GLAAEM) board of directors would like to extend a special invitation to you to join GLAAEM. In addition to your chapter division championing for individual physician rights and workplace fairness, GLAAEM membership benefits would include:

GLAAEM Newsletter

A quarterly newsletter with all of the emergency medicine news that are happening in the region.


Article Processing Fee Sponsorship for Western Journal of Emergency Medicine (WestJEM) and Clinical Practice and Cases in Emergency Medicine (CPC-EM) Manuscripts

GLAAEM members can apply to receive a WestJEM or CPC-EM article processing fee sponsorship to pay for the processing fee of a manuscript accepted by WestJEM.

To be considered, please email info@glaaem.org with the following information:

Submitting authors full name:
Email address:
Manuscript #:
Manuscript Title:

Guidelines for Consideration
The GLAAEM board will verify that the submitting author is a member of GLAAEM and that the author has not submitted a request for sponsorship in the previous six months. The submitting author will receive confirmation via email with the decision of the GLAAEM board on whether the article processing fee will be covered by GLAAEM.


WestJEM offers unique benefits for GLAAEM members

  • Full voting & associate members receive print and online subscriptions.
  • Resident & student members receive online subscriptions.
  • All members receive online access to all WestJEM content.

Why WestJEM?

  • WestJEM offers access to all our content through various media avenues:
  • WestJEM provides unique information through our website, westjem.com. We offer an Academic Job Board, CME, videos and images of our latest articles and social media updates on Facebook and Twitter.
  • Our open access policy exposes articles to a wider audience at the time of electronic publication. Readers can access, print, and redistribute WestJEM content without restriction or cost.
  • Authors retain copyright, allowing for the publication of manuscripts anywhere, freely.
  • WestJEM is indexed in all major indexing services like MEDLINE, PubMed, EBSCO/CINAHL, SCOPUS, EMBASE, and DOAJ.
Last updated: May 21, 2018