iTeachEM is a blog created by Rob Rogers, Chris Nickson and Mike Cadogan
for practicing clinicians interested in medical education (About iTeachEM).
|After graduating AOA from the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in 1997, Rob entered the combined emergency medicine/internal medicine residency program at the University of Maryland. He served as chief resident during the fifth year of his training and went on to become a chief resident in internal medicine. In 2002, he joined the emergency medicine faculty at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and focused on his interest in medical student and residency education.Rob has completed the Teaching Fellowship and Advanced Teaching Fellowship sponsored by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP). He is a recipient of ACEP’s National Faculty Teaching Award, the Young Educator Award of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine (AAEM), the EMRA Excellence in Teaching Award, and the Outstanding Faculty Teaching Award presented by the emergency medicine residents at the University of Maryland.Rob has published two books on education. The first, Practical Teaching in Emergency Medicine, is devoted to helping emergency physicians around the world teach the specialty of emergency medicine. His second book, just published in September 2010, is entitled The Medical Student Educators Handbook, and was coedited with Mak Moayedi from The University of Maryland.Rob is an invited speaker for the faculty development course presented by the Council of Residency Directors (“Navigating the Academic Waters”), AAEM’s Scientific Assembly, ACEP’s Scientific Assembly, the national conference of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine, and the USC Essentials Course. In international forums, he has presented lectures and workshops in Canada, Barbados, The Netherlands, Argentina, France, and South Africa. He serves as an instructor for a faculty development fellowship sponsored by Erasmus University in Rotterdam for European emergency physicians. Rob has designed faculty development courses for the Dutch Emergency Physicians Society and the Emergency Medicine in the Developing World Conference held in Cape Town, South Africa.
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|Chris is a Kiwi emergency physician (FACEM) currently completing his intensive care fellowship (FCICM) in Australia. Together with Mike Cadogan he runs the Lifeinthefastlane.com website and is committed to free open access meducation (FOAM) that is available to anyone, anywhere at anytime. He is particularly passionate about the intersection of emergency medicine and intensive care, and is on the editorial board of EM Critical Care. His other medical interests include toxicology, tropical medicine, medical history, clinical epidemiology and Osleriana. An avowed Oslerphile, Chris naturally agrees with Sir William when he said: “No bubble is so iridescent or floats longer than that blown by the successful teacher.” He just wishes he was better at blowing bubbles… This is what iTeachEM is all about!
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|Mike is an emergency physician with a passion for medical informatics and medical education. He writes medical textbooks and hosts educational material at GMEP, iMeducate, and HealthEngine.
He writes more eclectically on the web as:
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