June and July were bitter sweet months here at UNMC’s EM residency program. We said goodbye to some excellent third year doctors as they went into the world to make a difference in the emergency medicine community. But, we got to gain nine recent graduates from medical school. These nine new interns, or as they call themselves, “the greatest class ever,” are embarking on a new journey towards becoming great EM doctors. Our departing 3rd years are going all over the country into community… Continue Reading
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!