Archive for category: REBEL EM

Getting Things Done in a Hyperdistracted World

03 May
May 3, 2018

I have been accused by many of my colleagues and friends as being hypomanic.  They always wonder how I get so much done.  Do I function on 4 – 5 hours of sleep?  Is it the fact that I am not married or don’t have kids?  Well those things definitely help, but I think it’s […]

Keeping Up in EM at Cook County Grand Rounds

02 May
May 2, 2018

Background: With hundreds of journals, and thousands of publications in any given month it is near impossible to sift through all the current medical literature and hope that you find the most pertinent articles that could impact practice. One of the key mission statements of REBEL EM is cutting down the knowledge translation of research to clinical […]

Reflections on the Closing of a Hospital

17 Dec
December 17, 2015

I know, I know. We here at REBEL EM are normally very clinically oriented. We take recent articles or hot topics and give you the breakdown and clinical take home points. But a recent event happened that made me look at my own practice, and now on the other side, I feel that I am […]

The Countdown has Begun for smaccDUB

21 Oct
October 21, 2015

The countdown has begun: #smaccDUB registration opens next week!

Got FOAM?

05 Oct
October 5, 2015

I recently gave a talk at my old alma mater (Texas A&M College of Medicine) on creating a Professional and Scholarly Community with FOAM in early September of 2015.  One of the things I was most amazed by was how many people had not heard of the concept of FOAM, but more importantly the number […]