Each year, PACEP holds their Spivey and CPC competitions for emergency physicians, residents, fellows, and medical students. These competitions are excellent CV builders and are held in conjunction with PACEP's annual Scientific Assembly Conference.
The following are the selected winners for 2020!
Best of the Best:
#1 - Lactic Acid Timing and Survival in Sepsis (St. Vincent's)
#2 - Utility of Abnormal Head Computed Tomography in Predicting Outcome in Out of Hospital Cardiac Arrest Victims Resuscitated and Subsequently Placed on Targeted Temperature Management (Geisinger)
#1 - Feasibility of Implementation of an Emergency Department Discharge Opioid Taper Protocol (Lehigh Valley Health Network)
#2 - Unused Opioids Prescribed from the ED (St Lukes)
The winner of the PACEP CPC competition is:
James Van Meerbeke, MD from University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.
The runner up is:
Joshua Salyers, DO from Allegheny Health Network.
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