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2nd Annual Philadelphia Emergency Medicine Medical Student Symposium

Temple University School of Medicine is hosting the 2nd Annual Philadelphia Emergency Medicine Medical Student Symposium for 1st, 2nd and 3rd year medical students.

The symposium will feature 1) presentations on Emergency Medicine as a career, 2) clinical skills workshops on ultrasound, suturing, codes & arrhythmias, and airway management, 3) an EM residency panel featuring representatives from local residency programs, and 4) a clinical case simulation competition with teams from each medical school.

The symposium will be a great way for medical students to explore the field of Emergency Medicine and interact with colleagues from the Philadelphia area. A light breakfast will be at 7:30 and lunch will be also served.

To register, please go to http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/CR29R7Y . Registration is limited to the first 120 students and will close on Wednesday, January 9th, 2013. Please note that you must register to attend the symposium and day-of registration will not be offered.

Clinical Case Simulation Competition:
Each medical school is invited to enter one team of three medical students into the clinical case simulation competition. The competition will begin after lunch and will be held in the Simulation Center at Temple University School of Medicine. The student teams will be evaluated on their communication, teamwork and clinical management skills. If you would like to be on Penn’s team, first register for the symposium at http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/CR29R7Y . Then, contact Jamie Linker at linkerj@mail.med.upenn.edu to let her know you’re interested so she can coordinate building the team.

When
Sat Jan 19, 2013 1pm – 7pm GMT (no daylight saving)
Where
Temple University School of Medicine, Medical Education and Research Building, 3500 North Broad Street (corner of Broad Street and Tioga Avenue), Philadelphia, PA, 19140 (map)