Essentials of emergency medicine

Congrats to Dr. Lorne Costello: 2016 CanadiEM/SGEM-Essentials of EM Fellow

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Lorne CostelloWe are incredibly excited to announce the contest winner for the CanadiEM/SGEM-hosted 2016 Essentials of Emergency Medicine (EM) Fellow position — Dr. Lorne Costello, a 3rd year FRCPC emergency medicine resident at the University of Toronto! This Fellowship will pay for his full registration at Essentials along with a 4 night stay at the Cosmopolitan hotel, a $500 US travel stipend, and provide the opportunity to interact with amazing EM educators behind the scenes at the conference.

Stay tuned for his winning post on ‘Pesky Pacemakers’ coming soon to CanadiEM.

Thanks to the Essentials of EM team!

Thanks to the incredible Essentials team, led by Dr. Daniel Joseph and Dr. Paul Jhun for supporting this competition and hosting our Fellow. Look forward to seeing you all at Essentials in May 2016!


Dr. Brent Thoma is a medical educator, blogging geek, and trauma/emergency physician who works at the University of Saskatchewan College of Medicine. He founded BoringEM and is the CEO of CanadiEM.