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Competitions 2017-07-18T15:00:51+00:00

Scientific Assembly
Sunday, November 5th
Hyatt Denver Convention Center – Denver, CO

Research Study Poster Competition

This annual competition takes place during the ACOEP Scientific Assembly and is open to residents and students that have completed a research project and would like to present it as a poster summarizing their findings.

  • APPLICATION DEADLINE: July 31, 2017
  • POWERPOINT DEADLINE: September 30, 2017
  • The top 3 posters will be awarded $500, $250, and $125, respectively. All winners receive two tickets to the FOEM Legacy Gala.

Clinical Pathological Case Competition (CPC)

This exciting annual competition pits residents against faculty in diagnosing a difficult case. It takes place during the ACOEP Scientific Assembly. Residents submit the case without final diagnosis, and the faculty member is given one month to develop a diagnosis. Both residents and faculty submit PowerPoint presentations. Each program must have a resident and faculty member in order to participate.

  • APPLICATION DEADLINE: July 31, 2017
  • POWERPOINT DEADLINE: September 30, 2017
  • Fee: $150 per program, per case submitted
  • The top 3 presentations will be awarded $500, $250, and $125, respectively, for both residents and faculty members. All resident winners receive two tickets to the FOEM Legacy Gala.

Oral Abstract Competition

This annual competition takes place during the ACOEP Scientific Assembly and is open to residents and students that have completed a research project and would like to present it as a PowerPoint presentation (multiple slides, not poster) summarizing their findings.

  • APPLICATION DEADLINE: July 31, 2017
  • POWERPOINT DEADLINE: September 30, 2017
  • Top 3 presentations are awarded $500, $250, and $125 respectively. All winners receive 2 tickets to the FOEM Legacy Gala.

Resident Research Paper Competition
Sponsored by TBD WestJEM

This is FOEM’s most prestigious event. Participants submit their research papers (already required to complete residency training) for review by a panel of physician experts. The panel identifies the top 3 papers prior to conference, and the winning resident-authors present their findings at the ACOEP Scientific Assembly annually.

  • APPLICATION DEADLINE/SUBMISSION OF PAPER: July 31, 2017
  • POWERPOINT DEADLINE: September 30, 2017
  • FOEM will give up to $3,500 annually for the best research papers. Typically the top 3 papers get $2,000, $1,000, and $500, respectively, but FOEM reserves the right to withhold funds if quality work is not submitted. FOEM may also divide the money between 2 papers or give it to one winner depending on the circumstance.

Click here for more information!

Spring Seminar
April 3rd-7th, 2018
Loews Coronado Bay – San Diego, CA

Case Study Poster Competition

This annual competition takes place during the ACOEP Spring Seminar and is open to residents and students that have completed an interesting case study and would like to present it as a poster summarizing their findings.

  • APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 31, 2018
  • POWERPOINT DEADLINE: March 31, 2018

Top 3 posters are awarded $500, $250, and $125, respectively. All winners receive two tickets to the FOEM Legacy Gala.

For competition guidelines and application click here!