Richard Wolfe, MD, Chief of Emergency Medicine, BIDMC, speaks on how to build a world-class academic emergency department at the 2017 Emergency Medicine Forum in Daxing District, Beijing. The forum was a collaboration between the Daxing District, Beijing, BIDMC Department of Emergency Medicine, and The City of Needham, Massachusetts, Daxing’s partner city.
BIDMC Department of Emergency Medicine nurse leaders welcomed representative nurse educators and nurse leaders from Denmark’s Capital Region (Hovedstadsregionen) this week. The visitors spent time learning about our department and our hospital’s nurse clinical education program, specifically our multi-disciplinary competency days, where several departments collaborate on providing interactive skills stations on a variety of high…Details
Our department welcomes nurse colleagues from Region Sjaelland Denmark, directors and educators from 8 regional internal medicine departments, to discuss regional nursing competency-based education for 2018 and beyond. Project Director, Shelley Calder, RN, MSN, CEN, together with cardiac expert and nurse leader, Donna Williams, RN, MS, CCRN, are hosting the group.
Faculty member Dr. Michael Donnino, MD, Director, Center for Resuscitation Science and Director of Critical Care in Emergency Medicine, BIDMC & Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School, ran a three-day clinical research workshop for 50 attending physicians and researchers at the Université Mohammed VI des Sciences de la Santé (UM6SS) in Casablanca, Morocco, together with researchers Dr.…Details
During the first initiative of our partnership with the Fondation Cheikh Khalifa Ibn Zaid, Morocco, and its associated university, Université Mohammed VI des Sciences de la Santé (UM6SS), our International Projects Division hosted 12 medical students from UM6SS in Boston for a 2-week clinical education program. Led by Dr. Jonathan Edlow, Vice-Chair…Details
Our International Projects Division, at Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians, has partnered with The Fondation Cheikh Khalifa Ibn Zaid, Morocco, and its associated university, Université Mohammed VI des Sciences de la Santé. During the first phase of our collaboration, we will work with our partners in the areas of physician and student education, clinical operations improvement, quality of care…Details
After training 320 nurses in 2016 with the development and implementation of a regional nurse education program, HMFP and the Region Sjaelland ED nurse education project team launched the 2017 nurse education program this January at the hospitals of Slagelse, Nykobing Falster, Koge, and Holbaek. We expect 350-400 nurses to be trained this year, as…Details
Our department’s 2017 Shock Symposium, organized in collaboration with the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, will be held Friday, May 5, 2017. Our department faculty, Dr. Michael Donnino and Dr. Mike Cocci, are co-chairing the event. This symposium will provide up-to-date and cutting edge information about current best practices in diagnosis and treatment of shock/critical…Details
This October, our nurse education team traveled to Region Sjaelland, Denmark to work with our colleagues to develop the second year of content for a region-wide, standardized emergency nurse curriculum. The US-Danish nurse team participated in a 5-day curriculum development workshop to produce content for all 2017 skills stations (learning material, teaching scenarios, scientific rationale,…Details
350 European emergency medicine physicians joined us in Sardegna, Italy for a 2-day emergency medicine clinical and quality assurance course, September 30 – October 1, 2016. The goal of the course was to help emergency medicine physicians develop the clinical decision-making skills and quality assurance practices they need in order to deliver high-quality care to…Details