Dr. Fox hosted his last journal club of the year this week with Dr. Robert O'Conner, Chair of Emergency Medicine at the University of Virginia, as our grand rounds speaker. Many thanks to his hard work throughout the year!
PGY3s Bill Fox and John Corker have been producing and putting together some excellent lectures. Bill Fox recently placed second in the national EMRA 20-in-6 competition with his lecture titled," "The Anatomy of a Malpractice Suit: A Discussion of Malpractice in 7 Questions". Check it out here.
Also kudos to John Corker for his work on production of the ongoing EMRA podcast, EMPOWER. Their stories are all great ones from some of the leaders in emergency medicine. Click for some great tales from some of the finest in the biz.
DallasEM's own Dr. Gil Salazar, the team physician for the Dallas Stars is highlighted for his life saving efforts on the ice of the American Airlines Center in March 2014 after center Rich Peverley went into cardiac arrest on the bench during play. Dr. Salazar is a staff physician in the Parkland Memorial Hospital ED, and the director of EMS education for Dallas Fire Department.