Resident Conference Schedule 2020-2021

Note: Please submit written assignments via email by 9:30pm Tuesday evening prior to the corresponding conference unless otherwise directed

Other Important Dates:
Fellowship Match Dates Aug-Nov Link
ACEP Oct
In-Training Exam – Feb
CORD Mar
PEM Mar
AAEM Apr
Essentials of EM May
SAEM May
Resident Retreat May TBA, 2021

Academic Year 2019-2020 Click Here

 

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Journal Club: Racial Disparities in the Clinical Practice of EM – In conference or July 7th off-site (Obaseki, Majumdar, Skea)
July 8th – Gastro-intestinal
9am – 10am M&M: Cases from the Community (Vu)
10am – 10:30am Journal Club (Obaseki, Majumdar, & Skea)
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Special Topic (Vu)
11am – 12noon Upper GI Bleed, Lower GI Bleed, Hepatic Disorders (Vu)
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases 27, 75 (Vu, )
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July 15th – Gastro-intestinal
9am – 10am Anorectal Disorders (Dr. Jacob Eisdorfer – Guest Lecturer)
10am – 1pm M&M (Skea)
11am – 12noon  Foundations 7, 39
12noon – 1pm Peds Guest Lecturer – Muli-system Inflammatory Syndrome (Saleh)
Written Assignment:
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July 22nd – Endocrine & Metabolic Disorders
9am – 10am M&M (Rin)
10am – 11am SART Refresher (Dr. K. Johnson)
11am – 12noon Covid-19 Management Overview (Dr. Udevbulu)
or
AKA, DKA, and HHS ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases 81, 239 ( )
Written Assignment:
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July 29th – Gastro-intestinal
9am – 10am M&M (Minhas )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation (Otoo)/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Special Topic ( )
11am – 12noon Bariatric Surgery Complications (Dr. Hufford– Guest Lecturer)
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases 12, 37 ( )
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Journal Club: Prone Positioning for ARDS – In conference or August 4th evening off-site (Pierre, Otoo)
August 5th – Endocrine & Metabolic Disorders
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 12noon Thyroid Emergencies and Adrenal Insufficiency (Dr. Paras)
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 10, 240 ( )
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August 12th – Endocrine & Metabolic Disorders
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 11am Congenital Heart Disease and Pediatric Trauma (Dr. Frosso Adamakos – Guest Lecturer)
11am – 12noon Fluids and Electrolytes: Hyperkalemia, Hypokalemia, Hypernatremia, Hyponatremia ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases 237, 239 ( )
Readings: [Tintinalli- Fluids and Electrolytes]
Written Assignment:
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August 19th – Resuscitation
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation (Rauscher)/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour ( )
11am – 12noon Difficult Airway, Vent Management / Fluid and Blood Resuscitation ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases 313, 314 ( )
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August 26th – Resuscitation
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation (Pierre)/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Special Topic ( )
11am – 12noon Neurogenic, Cardiogenic, and Septic Shock ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases 84, 250 ( )
Optional Readings: [Tintinalli – Allergy and Anaphylaxis]
Written Assignment:
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Journal Club: Balanced Solution vs Saline for Non-critically Ill Emergency Patients – In conference or September 1st evening off-site (Rauscher, Bermek, Rickman)
September 2nd – Toxicology
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Antidepressants and Serotonin Syndrome / Antipsychotics and NMS ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases 85, 251 ( )
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September 9th – Toxicology
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation (Majumdar)/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Special Topic ( )
11am – 12noon Beta-blockers and Calcium Channel Blockers / Digitalis ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases 94, 320 ( )
Optional Readings: [Tintinalli Chapter 201 – Pesticides]
Written Assignment:
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September 16th – Toxicology
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation (Obaseki)/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Special Topic ( )
11am – 12noon Opioids and Toxic Alcohols / Irons, Metals, and Metalloids ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases 233, 318
Written Assignment:
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September 23rd – Toxicology
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation (Naidoo)/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Special Topic (Vu)
11am – 12noon Cocaine, Amphetamines, and other Stimulants / Anticholinergics / Psilocybin Mushroom (Vu)
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases 319, 249 (Vu, )
Optional Readings:
Written Assignment:
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September 30th – Toxicology
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Special Topic (Vu)
11am – 12noon Anticonvulsants and Lithium / Acetaminophen and Aspirin (Vu)
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases 42, 245 (Vu, )
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Journal Club: Transfusion in Septic Shock – In conference or October 6th evening off-site (Stahl, Naidoo, Muhoozi)
October 7th – Procedure Day
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October 14th – Trauma
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation (Bermek)/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Special Topic ( )
11am – 12noon Trauma in Adults / Head Injury ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases 73, 90 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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October 21st – Trauma
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Special Topic ( )
11am – 12noon Trauma in the Elderly and Pregnancy / Spinal Cord Injury ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases 25, 225 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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October 28th – Trauma
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Special Topic ( )
11am – 12noon Penetrating and Blunt Neck Trauma / Maxillofacial Trauma ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases 79, 96 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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Journal Club: Central Line Location Complications– In conference or November 3rd evening off-site (Naydich, Buchel, Siegel)
November 4th – Trauma
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Thoracic Trauma Cardiac and Pulmonary / Penetrating Extremity ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases 38, 49 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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November 11th – Trauma
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Special Topic ( )
11am – 12noon Abdominal Trauma / GU Trauma ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases 224, 226 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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November 18th – Ophthamology, OMFS, ENT
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Special Topic ( )
11am – 12noon Ocular Emergencies / Ear and Nose Emergencies ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases 48, 246 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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Journal Club: Lytics for Submassive PE– In conference or November 24th evening (Budri, Asare, Ahmed)
November 25th – Ophthamology, OMFS, ENT
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club (Vu)
11am – 12noon Oral and Dental Emergencies / Infectious Disorders of Neck and Upper Airways (Vu)
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases 11, 16 (Vu, )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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December 2nd – Renal, GU
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Special Topic (Vu)
11am – 12noon Acid Base Disturbances / Blood Gas Interpretation (Vu)
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases 234, 309 (Vu, )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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December 9th – Renal, GU
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Acute Renal Failure and Hemodialysis / Urinary Tract Infections ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases 20, 68 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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Journal Club: Steroids for Septic Shock– In conference or December 15th evening off-site (Rutz, Pourshariati)
December 16th – Renal, GU
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Male Genitourinary Disorders / Hematuria ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases 235,  243 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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December 23rd – OBGYN
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Vaginal Bleeding and Pelvic Pain in Non-Pregnant Females / Breast Disorders and Infectious Disease in GYN ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases 40, 92 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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December 30th – OBGYN
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Vaginal Bleeding and Pelvic Pain in Pregnant Females / Comorbid Diseases in Pregnancy ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases 44, 312 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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January 6th – OBGYN
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Journal Club or Peds Half-Hour
11am – 12noon Emergencies During Third Trimester and Postpartum / Emergency Delivery ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases 211, 236 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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January 13th – 
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Lecture 1 / Lecture 2 ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 3 / 4 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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January 20th –
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Lecture 1 / Lecture 2 ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 3 / 4 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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Journal Club: High Sensitivity Troponin for MI– In conference or January 26th evening off-site (Majumdar, Rin)
January 27th –
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Lecture 1 / Lecture 2 ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 3 / 4 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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February 3rd –
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Lecture 1 / Lecture 2 ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 3 / 4 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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February 10th –
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Lecture 1 / Lecture 2 ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 3 / 4 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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February 17th –
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Lecture 1 / Lecture 2 ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 3 / 4 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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February 24th –
Anticipated In-Training Exam Date
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March 3rd –
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Lecture 1 / Lecture 2 ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 3 / 4 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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Journal Club: Andexanet for Xa Anti-coagulation Reversal– In conference or March 9th evening off-site (Carter, Plasencia)
March 10th –
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Lecture 1 / Lecture 2 ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 3 / 4 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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March 17th –
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Lecture 1 / Lecture 2 ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 3 / 4 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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March 24th –
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Lecture 1 / Lecture 2 ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 3 / 4 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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March 30th –
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Lecture 1 / Lecture 2 ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 3 / 4 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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Journal Club: Low Dose TPA for CVA – In conference or April 6th evening off-site (Ibbad, Pierre, Otoo)
April 7th –
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Lecture 1 / Lecture 2 ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 3 / 4 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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April 14th –
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Lecture 1 / Lecture 2 ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 3 / 4 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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April 21st –
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Lecture 1 / Lecture 2 ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 3 / 4 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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April 28th –
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Lecture 1 / Lecture 2 ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 3 / 4 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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Journal Club: Dopamine vs Norepinephrine – In conference or May 4th evening off-site (Minhas, Skea, Naidoo)
May 5th –
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Lecture 1 / Lecture 2 ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 3 / 4 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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May 12th –
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Lecture 1 / Lecture 2 ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 3 / 4 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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May 19th –
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Lecture 1 / Lecture 2 ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 3 / 4 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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May 26th –
Anticipated Retreat Date
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June 2nd –
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Lecture 1 / Lecture 2 ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 3 / 4 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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Journal Club: Vitamin C Thiamine for Sepsis – In conference or June 8th evening off-site (Obaseki, Kamat)
June 9th –
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Lecture 1 / Lecture 2 ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 3 / 4 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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June 16th –
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Lecture 1 / Lecture 2 ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 3 / 4 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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June 23rd –
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Lecture 1 / Lecture 2 ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 3 / 4 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
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June 30th –
9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Lecture 1 / Lecture 2 ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 3 / 4 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:

Previous Conferences

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July 1st – Gastro-intestinal

9am – 10am M&M (Rauscher)
10am – 10:30am US Presentation (Rutz)/ then Break
10:30am – 11:30am GI Appendicitis Diverticulitis Obstruction Mesenteric Ischemia (Vu)
11:30am – 12noon PD Administrative Updates (Alexander)
12noon – 1pm –> Foundations Cases 83, 109 (Vu, Alexander)
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9am – 10am M&M ( )
10am – 10:30am US Presentation or EKG/Image of the Week or Wellness ( )/ then Break
10:30am – 11am Peds Half Hour or Journal Club ( )
11am – 12noon Lecture 1 / Lecture 2 ( )
12noon – 1pm Foundations Cases or Lecture 3 / 4 ( )
Readings:
Written Assignment:
Future Journal Clubs (first)
Obaseki
Pierre
Majumdar
Otoo
Skea
Naidoo
Future US Presentations 2019-20 overdue:
Rutz
Obaseki
Otoo
Rauscher
Pierre
Majumdar
Bermek
Naidoo
2020-21:
Rauscher 8/24-9/20
Skea 9/21-10/18
Rin, Buchel(v1) 10/19-11/15
Budri, Ahmed(v2) 11/16-12/13
Rutz 12/14-1/10
Muhoozi 1/11-2/7
Pourshariati, Bermek 2/8-3/7
Kamat 3/8-4/4
Rickman 4/5-5/2
Naidoo, Otoo, Asare 5/3-5/30
Siegel 5/31-6/27