Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds This Week

Grand Rounds

"Physician Assisted Death in the ED"

Guest Speaker

Dr. Raza Naqvi

Thursday, November 26 from 9-10am @ UH Auditorium A


Accreditation Statement:
The Division of Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds is a self-approved group learning activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons. This program meets the accreditation criteria of The College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been accredited by Continuing Professional Development, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University, for up to 1.0 Mainpro-M1 credits per hour. Each participant should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent participating in the educational program. 

All health care professionals are welcome and encouraged to attend

November 25, 2015

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Dr. Meghan Garnett discusses oxygen toxicity in the emergency room. As odd as it may sound, oxygen might be killing your patient.

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WesternSono - POCUS in Fracture Management
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Drs. Michael Beyea and Richard Kim: Stroke prevention in the ED with NOACs
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Drs. Michael Beyea and Richard Kim discuss stroke prevention and novel oral anticoagulants (NOACs) in the emergency department.

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Drs. Lauren Leggatt and Kelly Vogt: REBOA in trauma care
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Congratulations Dave & Lisa!
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Congratulations to Dr. Dave Ouellette and his wife Dr. Lisa D'Alessandro. On Friday August 28, 2015 they welcomed baby Elizabeth Christine Blythe Ouellette. 

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Welcoming Maeve Anne Haney!
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Congratulations to Dr. Liz Haney and family! We are very happy to hear that Dr. Haney delivered a happy and healthy baby earlier this month. We look forward to meeting this little one at future emergency medicine events.


We welcomed Maeve Anne Haney on August 3rd.

Tried for quite a while before she eventually arrived by c-section. 8lbs 8oz.

She's eating like a fiend and has already gained over a pound.

Big sister Emily is adjusting well.:)




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