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ACEP 2012 Scientific Assembly

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10/05/2012 - The American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) 2012 Scientific Assembly will be taking place October 7-11th in Denver, CO. Talented and influential individuals from all over the country will meet to present and discuss the latest innovations, research, and education topics in emergency care.

We will be providing updates on the OHSU Department of Emergency Medicine related events at ACEP through our Facebook and Twitter feeds. Be sure to follow us to receive notifications of upcoming presentation times and locations.

We will also be releasing downloadable versions of the research posters as they're presented at the conference, so make sure to check back for updates if you're interested!

Department Related Schedule of Events

(All times are in Denver local time - MDT)

Monday, October 8th

8 - 9 am

Research Poster #30:
"Association of emergency department and hospital operation characteristics on elopements and length of stay"
Presenters: Eugene Vu, Dan Handel, MD, Ben Sun, MD
Location: ACEP Research Forum

Research Poster:
"Sensitivity and positive predictive value of ICD-9-CM codes for alcohol related diagnoses in the emergency department"
Presenter: Ben Hatten, MD
Location: ACEP Research Forum

10:45 - 11:45 am

Teaching Fellowship Poster:
"Professionalism Module-An online discussion forum"
Presenters: Clare Wallner, MD, Joshua Kornegay, MD

12 -1 pm

Awards Luncheon and Research Section Meeting
Award: Bory Kea, MD - 2011 Best Resident Research Award
Location: Convention Center, room 601

2:30 - 4 pm

Research Poster #201:
"Emergency department crowding does
not predict inpatient mortality"

Presenter: Ben Sun, MD
Location: ACEP Research Forum

K12 in Emergency Care Research - update.
Presenter: Bob Lowe, MD
Location: Convention Center
Additional K12 Info: OHSU K12 Training Program

Tuesday, October 9th

11:45a - 12:45 pm

Networking Lunch: Educational Research - Building a Career
Presenter: Lalena M. Yarris, MD
Location: Convention Center, room 601

Wednesday, October 10th

1 - 2:30 pm

Research Oral Presentation #18:
"Randomized evaluation of an emergency
department observation syncope protocol"

Presenter: Ben Sun, MD
Location: ACEP Research Forum

12 - 5 pm

EM Resident Simulation Wars
Location: Denver Embassy Suites - across from Convention Center

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