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Department of Emergency Medicine

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Leadership Greater Chicago Signature Fellows Program

Congratulations to Dr. Aaron Quarles who was recently selected into the Leadership Greater Chicago Signature Fellows Program

Welcome new Assistant Program Director

Dr. Kelly Williamson joins the residency leadership team as an Assistant Program Director. 

Meet our new Assistant Program Director & Assistant Clerkship Director

After completing the Northwestern Medical Education Fellowship, Dr. Matthew Klein joins our residency and clerkship teams in dual leadership roles. 

Medical Education Fellow

Learn more about Dr. Dana Loke, Medical Education Fellow with the Department of Emergency Medicine at Northwestern.  

Clinical Operations & Administration Fellow

Learn more about Dr. Kumar Gandhi, Clinical Operations & Administration Fellow with the Department of Emergency Medicine at Northwestern.  

Clinical Operations & Administration Fellow

Learn more about Dr. Luke Neill, Clinical Operations & Administration Fellow with the Department of Emergency Medicine at Northwestern.  

NMH ED Physician Extends the Reach of Disaster Relief 

Learn more about Dr. Jennifer Chan, Director of Global Emergency Medicine for the Department of Emergency Medicine at Northwestern.  

Quality Improvement Initiative - Opioid Prescribing 

Dr. Howard Kim and the EM team through the Academy of Quality and Safety Improvement (AQSI) program recently published findings of opioid prescribing reduction in the Emergency Department by providing peer-comparison prescribing feedback 

EMRA 45 under 45

Congratulations to Dr. Seth Trueger who was recently named one of EMRA's 45 Under 45 Influencers in Emergency Medicine. These recipients are accomplished influencers in emergency medicine who are helping to shape the future in communities, hospitals, and the specialty. 

Health Navigator 

Amazon recently acquired start-up Health Navigator, founded by faculty member David Thompson, MD Health Navigator provides online symptom checking and triage tools to companies that are looking to route patients to the right point of care.

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