Latest News

Congratulations Dr. Woolfrey!

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Karen Woolfrey on the completion of her Masters of Education in Education Leadership from Yorkville University. Her thesis is entitled: Promoting Academic Scholarship for Clinician Educators: The Road to Promotion and Tenure.

An amazing accomplishment to complete a thesis route Master’s degree whilst working full time!

Grand Rounds June 21, 2018

Grand Rounds June 7, 2018

Grand Rounds May 31, 2018

Grand Rounds May 24, 2018

Dr. Tarek Loubani Injured In Gaza

Snipers’ view of protesters in Gaza, May 14, 2018. Source: Jack Guez/AFP/Getty Images

EMLondon's Dr. Tarek Loubani has been shot while treating fellow palestinians who were injured during another Isreali strike in Gaza. Multiple demonstrations were held across the region to protest the opening of the US embassy in Jerusalem.  At least 55 palestinans were killed by Isreali troops today, the largest number of casualties Gaza has seen since 2014.  Dr. Loubani leads the Glia project, an open source project to produce 3D printed medical hardware. He is currently in Gaza doing implemenatation and testing of the hardware. Dr. Loubani was attending to multiple victims of the Isreali fire at the border when he was shot in the leg and is now recovering in hospital. Sadly, the paramedic was who responsible for saving him, Musa Abuhassanin, was; later killed by an Isreali sniper while attending to another victim back at the border protest.  You can read Dr. Loubani's full personal account of the events here.

May Journal Club

       

Our final journal club of the academic year was host to another stimulating conversation about recent relevant publications in the Emergency Medicine literature (and some good food!). We discussed Salbutamol: MDI vs nebs from a cost-effectiveness standpoint, the cost analysis of public drug coverage and the core statistical concepts of establishing causality and confounding variables. Many thanks to Dr. Petrease Patton for hosting us in her lovely home and thanks to Dr. Alaina Aguanno for her ongoing efforts to select papers for JC that are current, relevant and thought-provoking!​ 

Grand Rounds May 10, 2018

Grand Rounds May 3, 2018

Grand Rounds April 26