EM London Research Success ...

4 Resident Awards and 22 UWO Emerg Research Abstracts Accepted for CAEP 2012!

I am extremely pleased to announce that all 22 abstracts submitted to CAEP (Niagara Falls, Ontario June 2nd–6th, 2012) have been accepted for presentation!

It is with great pleasure and excitement to announce that the abstracts submitted by Dr. Allie Meiwald (PGY-5), Dr. Matt Davis (PGY-5), Dr. Danny Peterson (PGY-4) and Dr. Justin Yan (PGY-3) have been ranked among the top 8 resident abstracts submitted this year!

As such, Allie, Matt, Danny and Justin have each been awarded one of the 8 CAEP 2012 Resident Research Abstract Awards (which includes $500 and a complimentary CAEP 2012 registration). Recognition will also be given in the Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine (CJEM) and on the CAEP website. Please join me in congratulating Allie, Matt, Danny and Justin on their outstanding success!

The Division of Emergency Medicine is extremely pleased to announce that Dr. Allie Meiwald (PGY-5), Dr. Matt Davis (PGY-5), Dr. Danny Peterson (PGY-4) and Dr. Justin Yan (PGY-3) have been invited to give an ORAL PRESENTATION to detail the results from their research projects.

Dr. Karen Woolfrey is this year’s Scientific Committee Chair. A number of our staff consultants have also been invited to serve as Track Chairs:

CAEP 2012 TRACK CHAIRS

Advocacy - Patient Safety
Dr. David Ouellette

Disaster Medicine
Dr. Michael Peddle

Knowledge Translation
Dr. Christopher Fernandes

Medical Simulation
Dr. Damon Dagnone and Dr. Karen Woolfrey

Paediatrics
Dr. Gary Joubert

Ultrasound
Dr. Robert Arntfield