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President's Message

I had hoped this month's President Message would be all about our experience at an amazing Leadership and Advocacy Conference in Washington, D.C. Sadly, thanks to the winter storm of the century, or at least, the second one this winter, our official visits to The Hill were cancelled. Given that, I selfishly, and foolishly, decided to push Mother Nature and try to get out of D.C. ahead of the storm. Spoiler alert: it didn't work. [Read more]

Member Kudos

Ryan Babienco, MD, for winning the 2017 Essentials of Emergency Medicine Fellowship with his “Batdoc” video

John Casey, DO, FACEP and Jennifer Mitzman, MD, who were named 2017-2018 ALiEM Faculty Incubator Class of Educator-Scholars

Michael Messina for being selected to serve on EMRA’s Medical Student Council representing the Great Lakes Region

Do you know of a member that deserves to be congratulated? Let us know!

Ohio ACEP Welcomes New Leadership Development Academy Class

Congratulations to the Ohio ACEP members selected to be a part of the 2017-2018 Leadership Development Academy!
Christina Campana, DO
B. Bryan Graham, DO
Amy Raubenolt, MD, MPH, MEd
Tona Rios-Alba, MD
Jeffrey Ruwe, MD
Peter Toth, MD
Matthew Vrobel, MD

Calling all Med Students: Considering Emergency Medicine?

Midwest Med Student Symposium - April 1, 2017, Toledo, OH

This is the Med Student Event You Can’t Afford to Miss!

On April 1, Ohio ACEP and the Michigan College of Emergency Physicians will team up to offer medical students the chance to explore the fastest-paced, most exciting specialty in the house of medicine! Join program directors from some of the region’s top EM residencies at the Midwest Medical Student Symposium and learn about finding the right residency, rocking your residency interview, and how to shine during rotations. Plus, Skills Labs and Residency Career Fair!

$25 registration fee includes all Workshops, Residency Fair, and Skills Labs!
Sponsored by:

Members in the News

David Ernst, MD, FACEP, co-wrote the article, “Solving the Rural Healthcare Access Crisis With the Freestanding Emergency Center Care Model,” which was published on the Health Affairs Blog

Hamilton Lempert, MD, FACEP, who wrote the ACEP Now article, “Billing, Coding Tips for Smoke Cessation Counseling in the Emergency Department

Daniel Martin, MD, FACEP, who co-wrote the ACEP Now article, “Resilience Training, Mindfulness Can Ease Emergency Department Stress"

Do you know of a member featured or interviewed in a news story? Let us know!

From National ACEP 

ACEP Section of Careers in Emergency Medicine Longevity and Tenure Awards
The ACEP Section of Careers in Emergency Medicine is recognizing longevity in the specialty and is asking for nominations for awards to be given in two categories. 
  • Longevity Award for the physician with the longest active career in emergency medicine.
  • Tenure Award for the physician with the longest active career in the same emergency department. 
To be considered for the awards, nominations must be received by Friday, July 14, 2017. For more information and to apply, click here.

Join New Medical Directors Section
Are you a medical director or involved in leadership of your emergency department? Then you need to join ACEP's newly chartered Medical Directors Section. Network, engage, and discuss many of the challenges associated with the daily ED management, such as emergency department flow, left without being seen, patient satisfaction surveys, management of patient and physician complaints, hospital administration relationships, remodeling, and more. Join today!

Recent News & Opinion

EM Doctor revived after suicide tells all
February 18, 2017

Nationwide Children’s Hospital and OhioHealth partner to bring emergency services for children and adults
Morrow County Sentinel
February 20, 2017

Why So Many Young Doctors Work Such Awful Hours
The Atlantic
February 21, 2017

A health-care change that could prove catastrophic
The Washington Post
February 22, 2017

With role models, can minority students change medicine’s racial imbalance?
February 23, 2017

Study Shows That Doctors Make Better Hospital Leaders
February 26, 2017

Autistic Youth Visits To ER More Than Quadrupled—Because They Don't Get Enough Care Elsewhere
February 28, 2017
James Green’s Bias Against Men (and Women)
By EM physician Dr. Jamie Santistevan for FemInEM
February 28, 2017

Cincinnati Children's expansion would reshape Avondale
Cincinnati Enquirer
March 1, 2017

Emergency doc training important to improving transgender care
March 1, 2017

Why Ketamine is the Best Drug on Earth
By EM physician Dr. Darragh O’Carroll for Vice
March 1, 2017

Rookie Doctors Will Soon Be Allowed To Work Up To 28 Hours Straight
March 10, 2017

Special Report: Eliminating Crowding in the ED is Not a Pipe Dream (Seriously)
Emergency Medicine News
March 12, 2017

Falls are taking a huge and rising toll on elderly brains
Associated Press
March 16, 2017

St. Patrick's Day tales from the emergency room
ABC News
March 17, 2017
Dr. Michael McCrea

Michael J. McCrea, MD, FACEP

President, Ohio ACEP
In this issue:

Ohio ACEP Winter/Spring Product & Course Brochure

Winter/Spring Product & Course Brochure

Ohio ACEP Written Board Review Courses

Three date options available!

Can't make it to a live Board Review Course? Not to worry!

EM Board Review Sessions On Demand

Space is Limited! Register Today

EM Oral Board Review Course - April 4, April 5, Sept 13, Sept 14

Registration Now Open:

Ohio ACEP EM Forum - May 2&3, 2017, Sheraton Columbus at Capitol Square
Dr. Carol Rivers' Written Board Review--New 8th Edition Now Available!
Dr. Carol Rivers' Oral Board Review

EM Ultrasound Courses

Basic EM Ultrasound Course: Sept 27&28; Oct 18&19; Dec 6&7
Advanced EM Ultrasound Course - May 12; Oct 20
LLSA Review Course - Aug 24; Sept 19; Nov 16
Ohio EM Residents' Assembly - August 10

Welcome, New Members!

Renas Almubarak, MD
Christopher L Burnsides
Arthur Chou
Alexander M Cook
Alex A Davis, DO
Martin V Gaccione
Elizabeth Hall, MD
Zachary Hampton, DO
Sanna Ho
Aruba Iqbal
Adam E Kennah, MD, FACEP
Colleen Laurent
Christine M Martinek, MD
Lorena McConnell
Rohit Menon
Christiane Mhanna
Christine A Rukamp, DO
Zachary Schirm, MD
Autumn Schwed
Nasir Shahrestani, DO
Darius Shams
Natalie Strokes
Cameron D Stuart
David Williams, DO
William Zackowski, DO
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