Della-Giustina Receives Prestigious ACGME Parker J. Palmer Courage to Teach Award
The Department of Emergency Medicine is excited to announce that David Della-Giustina, MD, FACEP, FAWM, Program Director of Emergency Medicine Residency, was recently honored with The Parker J. Palmer Courage to Teach Award from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).
Clinical Decisions: Journey into Emergency Medicine, an Interview with Resident Tanja Zlatkovic Zanin, MD, Class of 2015
The feeling that she was meant to help the vulnerable lead Tanja to Emergency Medicine. In Emergency Medicine, physicians engage each patient, from those with the highest level of acuity to those that use the ED more like a primary care clinic. “No other specialty has its doors wide open to the rich and the poor, the insured and uninsured alike.”
Clinical Decisions: Journey into Emergency Medicine
This monthly interview series, focused on Yale Emergency Medicine residents, will illuminate the clinician’s journey into Emergency Medicine. Be sure to look for the first installment featuring Resident, Dr. Tanja Zlatkovic Zanin, Class of 2015.
Yale Emergency Medicine residents inducted into Gold Humanism Honor Society
Drs. Jennifer Davis, Mark Brady, Rebecca Bruccoleri, Anne Merritt, Thomas Robey, and Meir Dashevsky have been inducted into the 2012-2013 Yale Chapter of the Gold Humanism Society (GHHS), a society “[o]rganized to elevate the values of humanism and professionalism within the field of medicine.”
Food and Fun Ensue at Resident Dinner
Resident Meir Dashevsky won a dinner catered by Emergency Medicine Research Director Dr. Lori Post and EM Dr. Ted Melnick. For the Sunday night event, Dr. Dashevsky invited 9 of his best friends to sit back and enjoy the delicious food. Follow the Yale Emergency Medicine Residency Page on Facebook to get updates about residency events and more!
Noori: 'I Felt It Was My Duty' to Volunteer on the COVID-19 Unit
"When we found out that we could volunteer to help, I felt it was my duty to do so. It helped me find meaning in this whole crazy pandemic that we're going through and actually calmed me down," third-year Yale Psychiatry resident Sofia Noori, MD, told Medscape Medical News.Source: Medscape Medical News
Roxas, Shen: George Floyd’s Autopsy and the Structural Gaslighting of America
Co-authors and Second-Year Residents Nichole Roxas, MD, MPH, and Alice Shen, MD, write: "The weaponization of medical language emboldened white supremacy with the authority of the white coat. How will we stop it from happening again?"Source: Scientific American
In Psychiatry, Yale Resident AZA Allsop Has Found Where His Passion for Music, Medicine Fit Together
AZA Allsop, MD, PhD, is a First-Year Resident in the Department of Psychiatry at Yale School of Medicine. He is also a music artist with a burgeoning career, and co-founder of Renaissance Entertainment LLC, a company that operates at the intersection of art, science, and community building to drive culture.
Calhoun: All Doctors Should Be Activists. Sincerely, a Psychiatry Intern
Amanda J. Calhoun, MD, MPH, a Yale Psychiatry resident in the Albert J. Solnit Integrated Adult/Child Psychiatry program, recently published a personal essay describing her experiences with racism in the medical field in Academic Psychiatry. The piece, "All Doctors Should Be Activists. Sincerely, a Psychiatry Intern," was influenced by a recent talk Calhoun delivered at a February 2020 Pediatrics Grand Rounds.Source: Academic Phsychiatry
Calhoun, Roxas Receive Award from Yale Psychiatry's Bertram H. Roberts Memorial Fund to Complete Global Mental Health Research
Amanda J. Calhoun, MD, MPH, resident in the Albert J. Solnit Integrated Adult/Child Psychiatry program, and second-year resident Nichole Roxas, MD, MPH, recently received an award from the Department of Psychiatry's Bertram H. Roberts Memorial Fund to complete research related to global mental health and social psychiatry.