Five of our ultrasound faculty members conducted an emergency ultrasound workshop in Sint Maarten, Carribbean last week. During the intensive 2-day course, participants learned and fine-tuned skills in both basic and advanced sonographic techniques from fellowship-trained ultrasound faculty physicians who not only utilize POCUS in their clinical practice, but also train the next generation of…Details
Dr. Greg Ciottone and Former US Surgeon General to deliver keynote addresses at Caribbean Center for Disaster Medicine conference
Dr. Greg Ciottone, HMFP Faculty Member and current president of the World Association for Disaster and Emergency Medicine will e delivering the keynote address at the American University of the Caribbean (AUC) School of Medicine’s Caribbean Center for Disaster Medicine (CCDM), together with Dr. Richard Carmona, the 17th Surgeon General of the United States. The…Details
Dr. Beatrice Hoffmann, MD, PhD, RDMS, Director, BIDMC Emergency Ultrasound Division, is leading an emergency ultrasound CME course in Sint Maarten, Caribbean on February 1-2, 2020, together with 4 senior ultrasound faculty. The CME course is 2-day workshop on practical emergency ultrasound techniques for emergency physicians, radiologists, and other hospitalists within the two island hospitals…Details
Dr. Jonathan Edlow, BIDMC Vice Chair of Emergency Medicine, and Dr. David Chiu, BIDMC ED Director of Operations, traveled to Daxing, China last week to speak at the district’s second annual emergency medicine forum. Speaking on topics such as cardiac arrest and stroke, Drs. Edlow and Chiu were honored to share ideas of emergency medicine…Details
Division of Disaster Medicine conducts first training course in the Chinese Center for Disaster Medicine, Tianjin, China
In September, the BIDMC Division of Disaster Medicine (BDDM) held its first training course in Disaster Medicine and Emergency Management in the Chinese Center for Disaster Medicine, which opened in 2018 as a collaboration between BDDM and Tianjin University. Dr. Greg Ciottone and Amalia Voskanyan, RN led an instructor team of 5 Disaster Medicine experts…Details
The HMFP Department of Emergency Medicine was proud to host regional emergency medicine leadership from Region Zealand, Denmark this week for a strategic planning session regarding the region’s new EM residency program. We are proud to stand beside our colleagues during this exciting transition.