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24th Annual Scientific Assembly

April 7-11, 2018
Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina - San Diego, CA

Highlights for Residents

AAEM18 is the ideal conference for residents and students to attend. With specialized sessions and content tailored to you, there are valuable opportunities to take advantage of every day of the assembly.

The AAEM Resident and Student Association is an accessible, collaborative organization that fosters innovation, education and advocacy for residents and students in emergency medicine. Visit the AAEM/RSA website for more information about the great member benefits they offer.

 

Saturday, April 7, 2018

1:00pm-5:00pm
EKG Pre-Conference Course

FREE for AAEM/RSA Resident Members!
Registration Required

We invite all residents to join us for the "Think You Can Interpret an EKG?" pre-conference course with Susan Torrey, MD FAAEM and Ashley Deutsch, MD, FREE of charge! All attendees must register for this course to reserve a spot. Residents interested in attending additional educational sessions must also register for the General Assembly. Registration is free for members with refundable deposit.

 

Sunday, April 8, 2018

8:00am-12:00pm
2017 LLSA Review Course

FREE for AAEM/RSA Resident Members!
Registration Required

This course is designed to provide the experienced emergency physician with an evidence-based review course for all of the required readings for the 2017 LLSA Review. Course content will be discussed both via PowerPoint® and through small group discussion on key topics for each mandated journal article. Learn more.

 

4:30pm-6:20pm
AAEM/JEM Resident and Student Research Competition

This competition is designed to recognize outstanding research achievements by residents and students in emergency medicine. Come and see projects by your peers!

Submissions Now Open! Deadline: November 27, 2017 at 11:59pm CT

 

6:30pm-7:30pm
Opening Reception

Enjoy light hors d'oeurves and drinks while networking with colleagues and exhibitors in the Exhibit Hall.

 

Monday, April 9, 2018

7:45am-5:35pm
Open Mic Competition

AAEM will again feature the Open Mic Session, which is a unique opportunity for attendees who have always wanted to speak at a national meeting. Throughout the day, 16 speakers will present on a topic of their choosing. Ten of the time slots will be filled in advance. The remaining six time slots will be filled on a "first-come, first-served" basis by signing up onsite. Specific slots reserved for full voting members, YPS members, and residents.

 

3:45pm-5:35pm
RSA and WestJEM Population Health Research Competition

The Western Journal of Emergency Medicine: Integrating Emergency Care with Population Health is proud to sponsor the AAEM/RSA WestJEM Population Health Research Competition. This is designed to showcase resident and medical student research specifically in areas that affect the health of populations of patients in and around the ED. The top three abstracts will be highlighted on AAEM's social media pages and honored with plaques.

Submissions Now Open! Deadline: November 27, 2017 at 11:59pm CT

 

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

10:15am-5:40pm
RSA Track - Residency to the Real World: The Missing Curriculum

Be sure to attend the RSA (Resident & Student Association) track for specialized talks on:

10:15am-10:45am

Nuts & Bolts: Formulating Your Resume, CV & Promotion Portfolio

10:55am-11:25am

Job Interviewing Like a Professional | Mark Reiter, MD MBA FAAEM

11:35am-12:05pm

Evaluating Job Opportunities: Making the Right Choice | Andy Walker III, MD FAAEM

12:05pm-1:30pm

Rolling in the Dough: Financial Management After Residency | Joel M. Schofer, MD MBA CPE FAAEM

1:30pm-2:00pm

Contract Negotiation: The Hidden Secrets | Larry D. Weiss, MD JD MAAEM FAAEM

2:10pm-2:40pm

Come Prepared: Arriving at Your New Job | Jonathan S. Jones, MD FAAEM

2:50pm-3:20pm

Health Policy That Will Affect You | Megan Healy, MD FAAEM

3:50pm-4:20pm

Novel Job Demands: Virtual EM-Paramedicine, Freestanding EDs, Telemedicine

4:30pm-5:00pm

Wellness & Resiliency AFTER Residency | Robert P. Lam, MD FAAEM

5:10pm-5:40pm

Business of EM — Patient Satisfaction, Metrics, RVUs | Mark Reiter, MD MBA FAAEM