To advance the scientific knowledge of EMS by advocating for, facilitating and performing world class research, knowledge translation, education and leadership.


  • innovation
  • inter-professional collaboration
  • mentorship
  • evidence-based practice
  • advocacy, capacity-building


To be recognized as a centre of excellence for (the advancement and sharing of EMS scientific knowledge) Knowledge Translation in EMS through measurable impact on national health policy

The Division of EMS has four core strategic directions:

  1. Improving patient care and population health through knowledge translation
  2. Educating EMS leaders
  3. Advancing EMS research
  4. Strengthening our people and organizational governance