National Emergency Medicine Board Review

Please Note: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the August courses have been cancelled. The NEMBR is also available for purchase as a video and audio home-study course. If you have any questions about the live courses, feel free to email us at or call 1-800-458-4779 9am-4:30pm EST.

EM Question Bank

Continued for 2020! Live & Self-Study Participants Receive the Third Edition of the Aldeen and Rosenbaum's 1,200 EM Question Book and Access to the Digital Version PLUS up to 40 Additional CME Credit Hours.

(A $350 Value)

Now in Our 24th Year! Convenient Self-Study Course Available.

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 2020.

New! Free Access to the EM QuickSearch Software.

  • Access any of over 2,000 slides in the NEMBR database within seconds
  • Ideal for information retrieval when taking your ABEM “open-book” ConCert™ exam
  • No more memorization. Now be able to find the answer – fast

Learn More

Watch the introductory video of the
National Emergency Medicine Board Review course

February 25 – 28, 2020

Las Vegas, Nevada

Registration ClosedLas Vegas, Nevada

August 12 – 15, 2020

Baltimore, Maryland

Course CancelledBaltimore, Maryland

August 24 – 27, 2020

Las Vegas, Nevada

Course CancelledLas Vegas, Nevada

Ace Your ABEM/AOBEM Certifying and Recertifying Exams the First Time. Guaranteed.

Over 1,300 Physicians Each Year (Over 31,000 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

  • Up to 34.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and ACEP Category I credit

  • A comprehensive course manual

    Our course manual is designed for rapid review and retention of information. It consists of the actual slides used to teach the course – there is a detailed index, the print is large making for easy reading and key points are bulleted.  In addition, there are 20 review questions for each of the 18 main lecture topics to help reinforce information key points from the lecturers.

    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.

  • Live & self-study participants receive free access to the EM QuickSearch software. A perfect complement to the new ABEM “open-book” ConCert™ exam format.

  • Live & self-study participants receive the third edition of the Aldeen and Rosenbaum’s 1,200 EM question book and access to the digital version PLUS up to 40 additional CME credit hours (A $350 Value!)

  • Free access to the EMsono ultrasound tutorial program

  • Our unique 100% Money Back - No Pass, No Pay Guarantee!

New! Live & Self-Study Participants Receive Free Access to the EM QuickSearch Software. A Perfect Complement to the New ABEM “Open-Book” ConCert™ Exam Format.

With the National Emergency Medicine Board Review course consisting of over 2,000 detailed PowerPoint slides, there was no easy way to quickly look-up any slide for rapid review.

Spurred by the announcement that future ABEM ConCert™ exams will be “open-book,” the question was how could physicians rapidly access NEMBR slides to assist in the answering process? EM QuickSearch is the answer.

No more memorization. Now be able to find the answer – fast. With keyword and indexed search capabilities, NEMBR live & self-study participants will now be able to quickly access focused searches of the NEMBR content – any time.

EM Question Book

Live & Self-Study Participants Receive the Third Edition of the Aldeen and Rosenbaum’s 1,200 EM Question Book and Access to the Digital Version PLUS up to 40 Additional CME Credit Hours.*

Each Question Contains a Detailed Explanation for the Correct and Incorrect Answer Choices.

(A $350 Value!)

*Printed book ships 7-10 business days from receipt of order. Access instructions for the digital version and how to receive CME credit will be provided with the hard copy question book.
Money Back Guarantee

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

Meet Our Expert Faculty

Our Energetic and Effective Emergency Medicine Educators Will Provide You With Everything You Need to Know to Pass Your Qualifying and ConCert™ Exams.

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

Can’t Make It to the Live Course? No Problem.

Audio & Video Self-Study Versions Are Available.

Special Savings Offer!

Purchase any self-study version of the NEMBR course and attend a 2020 “Live” course within one year and SAVE $500. Please call (800) 458-4779 for full details.

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