2015 Spring Symposium Research Showcase

Join ICEP at the Spring Symposium on Thursday, April 30 at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago for the Statewide Research Showcase. Fourteen submissions will be presented.

The Statewide Research Showcase eBook includes all abstracts submissions received for this year’s Showcase. Download this digital publication to review all the latest EM research in Illinois.

Download 2015 Statewide Research Showcase eBook


Training the Trainers: Needs Assessment for Procedural Skill Maintenance Training Among Academic Emergency Medicine Faculty
Presented by Daniel Robinson, MD, and Samreen Vora, MD, University of Illinois at Chicago

Impact of a Chronic Pain Protocol on Emergency Department Utilization
Presented by Eric Goldenberg, MD, Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

A Comparison of Emergency Department Throughput in Geographical vs Rotational Patient Assignment Models
Presented by Lindsay Purnell, MD, Advocate Christ Medical Center

Mitochondrial Dysfunction Mediated Myocardial Stunning Following Asystolic Cardiac Arrest
Presented by Willard W. Sharp, MD, PhD, FACEP, The University of Chicago


Idarucizumab, a Specific Reversal Agent for Dabigatran: Immediate, Complete and Sustained Reversal of Dabigatran Induced Anticoagulation Shown in Healthy Male Volunteers
Presented by Cory Leslie, PharmD, Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Effectiveness of Resident Physicians as Triage Liaison Providers in an Academic Emergency Department
Presented by Victoria Weston, MD, and Sushil Jain, MD, MBA, Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Analysis of Emergency Department Consultation Times
Presented by Peter A. Samuel, MD, MBA, Northwestern University

Trends in Demographics and Outcome of Patients Presenting with Traumatic Brain Injury
Presented by Rachel Kadar, MD, Advocate Christ Medical Center

Bedside Rounding on Select High-Risk Patients During Emergency Department Handoffs Adds Potential Benefit and Little Time to the Handoff Process
Presented by Kristen Grabow, MD, MEd, Northwestern University

Examining Insurance Status and Utilization in the Emergency Department Pre- and Post-Affordable Care Act Implementation
Presented by Anand Gopalsami, MD, MBA, The University of Chicago

Optimization of Physician Scheduling Based on Prior Patient Presentations
Presented by Brian Donahue, MD, FACEP, Presence Resurrection Medical Center

Predicted Mortality as an Additional Measure of Critical Care Delivery in a Public Hospital Emergency Department
Presented by Joseph S. Palter, MD, Cook County Health and Hospital System

Abnormal Vital Signs Fail as a Predictor of Patients Returning to the Emergency Department
Presented by Tomasz Przednowek, Medical Student, Midwestern University

In-Flight Medical Emergencies (IFMEs): A Survey of Physicians’ Knowledge Base
Presented by Joshua Timpe, MD, FACEP, University of Illinois College of Medicine in Peoria

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Past Statewide Research Showcases

2014 Statewide Research Showcase eBook

2013 Statewide Research Showcase eBook

2012 Statewide Research Showcase eBook

2011 Statewide Research Showcase eBook

2010 Statewide Research Showcase eBook



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