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EMN Wins Folio, APEX,
ASHPE, and
Clarion Awards!

Emergency Medicine News was named Publication of the Year in the 2016 award competition sponsored by the American Society of Healthcare Publication Editors, the most prestigious in health care publishing. A huge thank you to all our authors, without whom we certainly would not have received this honor. But also our deepest appreciation to our readers; you are always foremost in our minds as we aim to make EMN the best it can be. Thanks to all of you.


Emergency Medicine News also won a 2016 APEX Award of Excellence for its iPad app. The APEX awards are given by Communications Concepts, Inc., which has sponsored the awards for 28 years.


Emergency Medicine News won two 2015 Clarion Awards for Best Overall External Magazine with a circulation of 100,000 or less, and Robert Brandt, MD, received an award in the best regular informational/non-opinion column with Brandt's Rants, which appears every other month in print. The prestigious Clarion Awards are given for excellence in communications by the Association for Women in Communications. Past winners include the Wall Street Journal, Reuters, Sports Illustrated, and BBC Global News.

Lisa Hoffman
This blog serves as a bulletin board for ED staff to share unusual and interesting photos of life in the ED.
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The Emergency Medicine News Salary Survey
Emergency Medicine News’ own survey delves into all the factors that affect the day-to-day practice of emergency physicians.​​​​​

M2E Too! Mellick's Multimedia Edublog by Larry Mellick, MD

A multimedia creative commons of clinical pearls.

The Procedural Pause by James R. Roberts, MD, and Martha Roberts, ACNP, CEN
Pearls and pitfalls about procedures EM resident and midlevel providers often perform.

Lions and Tigers and Bears by Loice Swisher, MD
Using real cases, this blog exposes the lions and tigers and bears (not zebras) waiting to bite.

The Tox Cave by Gregory S. LaSala, MD; Rita G. McKeever, MD; and Jolene Okaneku, MD
Drexel toxicology fellows and attendings discuss the nuances of toxicology.

Little White Coats by Rick M. Pescatore, DO
Follow Dr. Pescatore as he continues his emergency medicine residency.

This blog serves as a bulletin board for ED staff to share interesting photos of life in the ED.​

The Case Files
Emergency medicine case reports on unusual conditions.

Technology & Inventions
The latest products and idea to improve emergency medicine practice.

Going Global
Travel with emergency physicians as they serve medical missions.