Congratulations to Dr. John Bailitz, who was the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award from the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) Emergency Ultrasound for promoting ultrasound lectures and content at ACEP Scientific Assembly Meetings for over 10 years.
PGY3, Kumar Gandhi’s abstract, “Implementation of an Emergency Department Transient Ischemic Attack Outpatient Pathway,” was selected for a plenary presentation at the 2018 Emergency Department Operations Study Group Conference.
Faculty member, Dr. Nahzinine Shakeri, was honored by the Sim Academy for her research on using simulation-based mastery learning to teach death notification skills at SAEM 2018.
PGY2 Dr. Kevin Dyer was named the 2018 Recipient of the Salvatore Silvestri, MD Resident Travel Scholarship Award for CORD.
Dr. Priyanka Sista, was recently selected into the Northwestern Emergency Medicine Physician Scientist Training Program (PSTP)!
Congratulations to Medical Education Fellow, Dr. Matt Klein! His accepted abstract on SVI scores and their correlation to in-person interviews was the only educational project selected in the top 15 plenary presentations at the 2018 ACEP Scientific Assembly.
Faculty Member, Dr. Howard Kim was recently named a senior reviewer for the Annals of Emergency Medicine
Faculty members, Dr. Abra Fant and Dr. Matt Klein were inducted into the Feinberg Academy of Medical Educators!
The ED quality improvement team won the best hospital quality improvement project through the AQSI program for 2017-2018 for their project targeting opioid prescription reduction from the ED
PGY4’s Dr. Danielle Miller, Dr. Sarah Sanders, Dr. Hashim Zaidi and PGY3, Dr. Priyanka Sista, were recently awarded funding to design and build a distal radius fracture model to be used in a fracture reduction mastery curriculum.
Congratulations to PGY3, Dr. Jon Andereck on winning the CORD CPC Competition at both CORD 2016 and ACEP 2017!