Up and Running!

The site was down for a few days due to technical problems. Thanks to Mike Cadogan it is now back up. In the coming days I’ll catch up on the EMconf archive and post a summary of the Peri Mortem Procedure Poll. ~David

EMconf 2015 – Week #3 Highlights and Transcript

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Week number 3 of the 2015 #EMconf archive is now available for download at the EMconf Archive.  This Symplur transcript includes all #EMconf tweets, including links and images.  Over the last 7 days the Emergency Medicine training program conference/lecture series hashtag generated > 370,000 impressions via >550 tweets by 190 participants. Last week’s most frequently mentioned EM programs (mentions and […]

Week #2 #EMconf Archive Is Now Available

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Week number 2 of the 2015 #EMconf archive is now available for download here.  This Symplur transcript includes all #EMconf tweets, including links and images.  Over the last 7 days the Emergency Medicine training program conference/lecture series hashtag generated > 270,000 impressions via >380 tweets by 140 participants. The most frequently mentioned EM programs in last week’s […]

A New Year of #EMconf – Catch the Wave!

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Week number 1 of the 2015 #EMconf archive is now available for download here.  This Symplur transcript includes all #EMconf tweets, with their links and images.  Over the last 7 days the Emergency Medicine training program conference/lecture series hashtag generated > 270,000 impressions via >350 tweets by 160 participants. The most frequently mentioned EM programs in […]

Rumblings…

Be Right Back

Hello!  (if anyone is still there…) It’s been a while.   Just a quick note to say that the Conferences Page is down and being redesigned.  If you know of any new Medical Education, EM, Critical Care, Medical Ethics, Ultrasound, or Toxicology conferences that should be included in the listing, or any existing meetings that […]

It’s a Med Ed Maelstrom!

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  No, not really. But this is a very busy weekend for EM and Med Ed types with five (yes, five) great medical conferences running simultaneously.  In the past you’d have been lucky to attend one or two of these, but thanks to the wonders of the interwebs and an amazing community of educators and […]

The FOAM Primer: Putting It All Together

How do you use FOAM?  Why should you bother?  What kind of resources are out there?  How do open educational resources fit into your work/study routine?   This is the latest version of a FOAM Primer – A Six Step Guide to Academic Independence – that I’ve given at several Emergency Medicine residency programs over […]

Winter getting you down? Plan your spring conference schedule now!

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It’s cold and nasty out, the days are short, and you’re sick of just about everything (unless, of course, you’re in the sunny part of the world)…  Why not make plans to attend a medical conference this spring?  No, it’s not quite like SCUBA diving in Belize or climbing the Kilimanjaro.  But, contrary to your […]