26th Annual Scientific Assembly

Medical Student Track

Monday, April 20, 2020 
Ahwatukee A


Course Description

The medical student session will provide you with invaluable advice on how to successfully apply to an emergency medicine residency. There will also be a residency program director panel. Pre-registration is required and open to medical students only, so take advantage of the opportunity to learn more about the specialty and meet other students and physicians practicing emergency medicine. We hope to see you there!

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Course Fee

  • Free – Open to Medical Students Only

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Participant Information

Course Registration Limit: 90 participants


Tentative Course Schedule

Monday, April 20, 2020


Networking Breakfast


How to Match in Emergency Medicine
Christopher I. Doty, MD FAAEM


Emergency Medicine in 2020 and Beyond: Could It Be the Right Fit for Me?
Megan Healy, MD FAAEM


Program Director Panel
Christopher I. Doty, MD FAAEM and Shana Ross, DO




Wellness from Med School to Residency
Robert P. Lam, MD FAAEM


Haig Aintablian, MD; David Fine; Crystal Bae, MD; Victor M. Cisneros, MD; and Adriana Coleska, MD

*Schedule subject to change.


Course Director

David Fine
AAEM/RSA Medical Student Council President, Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, Chicago, IL


Course Faculty

Haig Aintablian, MD
AAEM/RSA President, UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

Crystal Bae, MD
Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Victor M. Cisneros, MD
University of California Irvine Medical Center, Irvine, CA

Adriana Coleska, MD
University of Chicago Department of Emergency Medicine, Chicago, IL

Christopher Doty, MD FAAEM
Program Director and Vice Chair, Associate Professor, Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

Michael Epter, DO FAAEM
Emergency Medicine Residency Program Director, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV

Jonathan S. Jones, MD FAAEM
University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS

Robert P. Lam, MD FAAEM 
Assistant Professor and Director of Physician Wellness, UC Health Memorial Hospital, Colorado Springs, CO

Shana Ross, DO
Assistant Program Director and Assistant Professor of EM, University Of Illinois-Chicago, Chicago, IL