About Us

South Dakota ACEP is the local chapter of national ACEP, the American College of Emergency Physicians. Founded in December of 1979, the chapter actively represents more than 60 emergency physicians, residents and medical students in South Dakota.

We are actively involved in a wide range of issues that matter to emergency physicians and our patients, including emergency medical services, public health and safety, and disaster preparedness and response

Officers:
President: Scott Vankeulen, MD
President Elect: Donald Neilson, MD
Vice President: Kara Dahl, MD
Secretary/Treasurer: Scott Vankeulen, MD
President Past: Nathan Long, MD, FACEP

Councillor: 
Donald Kosiak, MD

Alternate Councillors: 
Benjamin Aaker, MD, FACEP
Howard W Burns, MD, FACEP
Jared A Friedman, MD, FACEP
James A Gilbert, Jr, MD, FACEP
Stephan James Miller, MD