Soon-to-be second-year resident, Dr. Jordan Warchol, reflects on her class’s awesome experience at this year’s SAEM (Society of Academic Emergency Medicine) conference in Dallas, TX this May: It’s true what they say… everything really is bigger in Texas. That includes this year’s SAEM Annual Meeting in Dallas, held from May 13th-17th. Every year our program sends our intern class as well as the upcoming year’s chiefs to attend the convention. For the interns, it’s a chance to get some ideas for that all-important research project… Continue Reading
Check out the very ‘cool’ (har-dee-har) article on hypothermia written by 3rd year UNMC EM resident, Dr Nick Daniel for this month’s edition of EMRA’s publication, “EM Resident”. (click on the link below to open the .pdf, then scroll down to page 12) http://www.emra.org/uploadedfiles/emra/publications/em-resident/emra-emres-2014aprilmay-web.pdf Upon finishing residency this June, Dr Daniel will head to Springfield, MA to begin his Wilderness Medicine fellowship through Baystate Medical Center. Congrats Nick!
The use of bedside ED ultrasound is a critical skill to the EM physician in the rapid diagnosis and treatment of a multitude of life and limb-threatening injuries. As the quality of portable machines and variety of its applications have expanded, so has the need for focused quality research and advanced training in the modality. In response to this need, a number of fellowships in ED Ultrasound exist across the country that are available to EM-trained physicians looking to specialize. We’ve asked UNMC EM Residency alumnus, former chief… Continue Reading