Emergency Medicine in the News

ICEP is proud to see our members featured in local and national news stories. Check out recent press clippings featuring ICEP members:


How Well Would Chicago’s Trauma Centers Handle a Crisis? – Chicago Magazine, February 2016 issue, featuring ACEP President-Elect Rebecca Parker, MD, FACEP


Union Chief: Operator of CTA Train that Crashed ‘Might Have Dozed Off’ – Chicago Tribune – March 24, 2014
featuring ICEP member Dr. Douglas Propp

Letter to the Editor: Improve Emergency Care – Chicago Tribune – January 22
by ICEP Board member Mark E. Cichon, DO, FACEP, FACOEP

Medical Experts React to Illinois’ Failing Emergency Preparedness Score (video) – WICS ABC Channel 20, Springfield, IL – January 17, 2014
featuring ICEP President-Elect Dr. David Griffen

“Illinois 45 of 50 for emergency medicine care” (video) – WCIA/WCIX CBS Affiliate, Springfield, IL –
January 16, 2014
featuring ICEP President-Elect Dr. David Griffen

Study ranks Illinois 45th in emergency care (article) – Chicago Tribune – January 16, 2014
featuring ICEP President Dr. Edward Ward

Illinois drops from 27th to 45th place for its lack of support for emergency patients (article) – Daily Herald – January 16, 2014
featuring ICEP President Dr. Edward Ward

Doc warns of ecstasy, Molly – ABC 7 News – August 2, 2013
featuring Dr. Mike Wahl

Hospital ERs Begin Taking Reservations – Chicago Tribune – January 27, 2013
featuring Dr. Dino Rumoro

State Board Reports Question Need for Competing ER Plans – Crain’s Chicago Business – January 24, 2013
featuring Dr. Mark Mackey

Local Voices – Chicago Tribune – January 23, 2013
featuring Dr. Heather Prendergast

Modern Healthcare’s Top 25 Clinical Informaticists – Modern Healthcare
featuring Dr. Julio Silva

Unusually Strong, Dangerous Heroin Reported By ER Doctors – ABC 7 News
featuring Dr. Michael Wahl

Special Segment on Defibrillator Use: Safety Shock – ABC 7 News
featuring Dr. Heather Prendergast

Orland Doctor Honored with Bill B. Smiley Meritorious Service Award – Orland Park Prairie
featuring Dr. Saif Nazir

If you or an ICEP member you know is interviewed, let ICEP know! Email Kate Blackwelder at kateb@icep.org with the details so we can post the story to the website and Facebook page.

Media Contacts
ICEP is happy to work with members of the media to arrange interviews with our members. We have a network of spokespersons who are experts in a large variety of topics in emergency medicine.

ICEP staff will serve as the liaison between members and members of the media. Please contact Communications Manager Kate Blackwelder at kateb@icep.org or 630.495.6400, ext. 205, to request assistance.

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