New EM Cases Feature: Just The Nuggets

We have a brand new free offering to enhance your EM learning: Just The Nuggets, where you receive the key points from the EM Cases main episodes directly into your email inbox. Knowledge comes in little packets. Sign up for Just The Nuggets on The EM Cases Newsletter page.

By |2017-04-25T22:54:24+00:00November 8th, 2016|Categories: EM Cases, News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

EM Cases Digest Vol.2 Pediatric Emergencies Release

Announcing the release of the second EM Cases eBook! After the great success of our first eBook in 2015 with more than 4000 downloads, and after a year of hard work of a fantastic team of 15 people, we're excited to release the 2nd interactive FOAMed eBook 'EM Cases Digest Vol.2 Pediatric Emergencies'. This easy-to-navigate eBook contains cases, Q & As, links to useful resources, rapid review questions and more, all based on the pediatric EM Cases podcasts published to date. It includes chapters on everything from sepsis to pediatric POCUS. Peruse the book and download your free copy on the eBooks page here.

By |2016-12-20T22:07:55+00:00May 6th, 2016|Categories: Medical Specialty, News, Pediatrics|Tags: , , , |2 Comments

Episode 46 – Social Media and Emergency Medicine Learning

In early June of this year I caught up with Dr. Rob Rogers of iTeach EM and The Teaching Course, Dr. Ken Milne of The Skeptics Guide to EM and Dr. Brent Thoma of Academic Life in EM and Boring EM at the Canadian Association of Emergency Medicine Conference in Ottawa to chat about the evolution of Social Media & Emergency Medicine Learning. In this podcast, we discuss how Social Media can enhance your career, tips on how to get the most out of FOAMed without getting overwhelmed by the volume of material, swarm-based medicine, tacit knowledge sharing, the flipped classroom, the use of FOAMed in emergency medicine training curricula, how Twitter, Google+, Google Hangout and Google Glass have changed the face of medical education, and much more.

Best Case Ever 25: Social Media in EM Education

One of Emergency Medicine's most cutting edge educators Dr. Rob Rogers, the brains behind iTeach EM podcast & blog as well as the director of The Teaching Course tells us the story of his Best Case Ever where he used Social Media as an EM Education tool that led to a life saved and a difficult diagnostic pick-up. In the upcoming episode on Social Media (SoMe) in EM education and FOAMed (Free Open Access Medical Education) with three prominent educators in the FOAM movement, Brent Thoma of Boring EM and Academic Life in EM, Ken Milne of The Skeptics Guide to EM & Rob Rogers, we discuss how SoMe can enhance your career, tips on how to get the most out of FOAMed without getting overwhelmed by the volume of material, swarm-based medicine, tacit knowledge sharing, the flipped classroom, the use of FOAMed in emergency medicine training curricula, how Twitter, Google+, Google Hangout and Google Glass have changed the face of medical education, and much more. To have your questions about SoMe and FOAMed answered by our guest experts and find key references go here.