Emergency Medicine

"July, July"

resident class 2016

“The first day” I’ll start this post by quoting an email from one of our former chief residents… “Happy July.  The birds are singing, the bees are buzzing, the interns are crying. It’s all and all a wonderful time of year…”  — Rob Huang* As you might guess, July is a special time in every resident’s life; full of new experiences, new responsibilities, and an emergency department at its busiest. New second-year residents are asked to now run traumas and medical codes.  New third-years are… Continue Reading

SAEM Atlanta 2013

Our intern class, upcoming chief residents, and a number of faculty all recently enjoyed a trip down to Atlanta, GA, site of this year’s annual meeting of the Society of Academic Emergency Medicine.  First year resident, Peter Anaradian, presented an awesome Clinical Pathologic Conference (CPC) on a unique ED presentation of hepatocellular carcinoma, while staff MD, Dr Aaron Barksdale was charged with deciphering a tough case highly suspicious for Paget-Schroetter disease.  2nd year resident, Nick Daniel, made his presence felt in the clinical photo submission contest, with a classic presentation… Continue Reading


Welcome… to the now OFFICIAL blog of the University of Nebraska Medical Center’s Emergency Medicine Residency Program! For those of you new to who we are and what we do, our residency is comprised of 24 residents undergoing a three year training program in emergency medicine at a major joint academic/community medical center in Omaha, Nebraska.  As a recognized trauma center and national leader in fields such as transplant and oncologic care, our facilities attract a wide variety of patients and pathology from which we are fortunate to… Continue Reading