Congratulations to our new chief residents!
Christian Dameff, MD
Nicole Hodgson, MD
Vijay Kannan, MD
They were officially named today, and will spend the month of April learning their new roles. They will then officially assume their positions on May 1st.
Congratulations to Dr. Meghana Kukkamalla, current intern, on being named as the new PGY-2 representative to the Arizona College of Emergency Physicians (AzCEP)!
Congratulations to Dr. Melody Glenn, graduating chief resident, on her receipt of the SAEM Travel Scholarship!
Congratulations to Dr. Frank LoVecchio on today's publication in The New England Journal of Medicine. Quoting from the conclusion of the article, "In settings in which MRSA was prevalent, trimethoprim–sulfamethoxazole treatment resulted in a higher cure rate among patients with a drained cutaneous abscess than placebo." (Link). Congratulations, Dr. LoVecchio!
"Are you ready to train in a program tailored to excellence to help you develop as a leader in emergency medicine? Accept nothing but the best–as do we–from yourself and our program."
– Dr. Michael Epter, Program Director