29 05, 2018

How to Be That Person Without Being THAT Person…Tips and Tricks for a Successful Emergency Medicine Rotation

2018-05-29T20:52:39+00:00May 29th, 2018|Academic, Winter 2018|

Emily Howell, OMS-IV LECOM-Bradenton As emergency medicine becomes more competitive, audition rotations have become increasingly important. These rotations offer the opportunity for programs to assess a candidate’s potential for residency while allowing the candidate to experience potential training [...]

4 10, 2017

Lead From The Front

2018-06-04T21:22:10+00:00October 4th, 2017|Academic, Fall 2017, The Fast Track Issues|

Christina Powell, OMS-III LECOM-Bradenton In the past, a sentiment existed among some emergency physicians that arriving on time and covering the shift with 100% effort was sufficient for success. However, in the face of increasing competition in the field, changing insurance models, and expanding e [...]

3 08, 2017

Owning That Away Rotation In Residency

2018-05-29T21:03:00+00:00August 3rd, 2017|Academic, Current Events|

Dhimitri Nikolla, DO, PGY-II ACOEP-RC Secretary AHN Saint Vincent Hospital, Erie, PA While many of us spent more time on away rotations than home rotations during medical school, doing an away rotation as a resident may be like learning to ride a bike again. As residents, we work hard every day to n [...]

31 07, 2017

Be Afraid. Be Very Afraid.

2018-06-04T21:25:10+00:00July 31st, 2017|Academic, Current Events, Summer 2017|

Alexander Torres, DO, PGY-4 Comanche County Memorial Hospital Transitional career phases are, without a doubt, an emotional rollercoaster filled with anxiety, nervousness, and fear, to name just a few. As an emergency medicine physician, you will be continuously challenged throughout your career, no [...]