This Week 10/20

18th edition. The clinical faculty have asked to be added to this email chain. Welcome. After a substandard performance in the Eye block, House Clinton has come back with a vengeance. With only two weeks left they have the lead. Bonus point to Jess for wearing her house shirt on the town and submitting a photo. 


Interview Dinners/Lunches – it is that time of year, dinner Tomorrow, October 22nd, 6:30pm at Blue 5. Lunch will be around noon/1pm at Riverside on Wednesday. Schedule for Wednesday changes so pay attention to Group Me for exact times. The expectation is that if you are not working you should attend. 

Bonus Points – for wearing your house shirt around town. Make sure you take a photo and send it to the Group Me chat. Limit 1x per resident. 

Outlook Calendar to Google Cal – courtesy of Faiz. If you were interested in making this happen here’s a link how.

PGY 2 Peds Shift – is back to 2pm – 12a from 3pm, startingTODAY October 21st (next Monday). 

PGY 2 TO Shift – additional shift will be added 12-7pm on Thursday to help with workflow. This also startsTODAY October 21st

Academic To-Do:

Interns – Foundations modules for this month are Psych, Tox 1, Peds 3. 

Psych’s – chapters 100-105Hippo ED – 2 videos on dementia/delirium, EtOH abuse. (links on foundations page) 

Tox 1

Rosen’s – chapters 139, 141, 142, 144, 145, 146, 149, 150, 154, 156, 159

Hippo ED – Tox 1, 2, 3, Alcohol, Drugs of Abuse (links on foundations page)

Peds 3

Rosen’s – chapters 166, 174, 171, 177

Hippo ED – Peds Neuro, Peds GI (links on foundations page)

PGY2/3 – Aliemu module on psych for 1-hour lecture credit. For the in-class component stay tuned for each specific post that we will be going over.

  • I will send out the specific modules that we are going over in class hopefully today so stay tuned. 
  • PGY2/3 follows along with the intern foundation’s modules and looks at the next level content like the FOAMed links, etc. 


Thursday, October 24th – starts with Critical Care Conference, 7:30am, 1S ED at RMH. 

  • Transition to Riverside after that.


PGY 2/3 – Requests were due yesterday so the schedule is in the works as of this email. Stay tuned for publication. 

Podcast/Blog post of the Week: 

Keeping with the theme of the month, here’s an EMRap from last year about MAT, buprenorphine, and opioid abuse.


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