Emergency Medicine Club Meeting #2 Minutes
The Emergency Medicine Club held its second meeting on Thursday, September 20,
2012 at 12 PM in William Rogers Auditorium.
President Max Simard discussed the upcoming breast cancer walk that the Emergency
Medicine Club will be co-sponsoring with the Ob/Gyn Club and SOMA. A bake sale will
be held on January 19th to raise money for the event. Additionally, the E-board of the
EM club submitted a video to the ACOEP video competition, which Max publicized to
This meeting focused around guest speaker, Dr. Attaalla from St. Barnabas in the
Bronx. He spoke about “Life as an Emergency Medicine Resident.” Dr. Attaalla is a first
year resident at St. Barnabas and addressed various issues ranging from the basics
of EM to how to be a competitive EM applicant and what to look for in a residency
The meeting adjourned at 12:50 PM.