Events

Secondary to the limited experience medical students often have with Anesthesia, Wake Forest’s chapter of AIG is dedicated to increasing their exposure and opportunity in this great field. In order to achieve this goal, our group hosts several events for the school year including the development of an IV clinic. Students are assigned to the outpatient pre-op clinic where they learn and practice how to start an IV. Several AIG members participate in this clinic throughout the year, and it has been quite successful over the past few years. In addition to our IV clinic, we plan an airway clinic in the simulation lab  once a year. The clinic consists of an overview and demonstration of airway basics such as intubation, followed by hands-on participation and scenarios using the mannequins. Our interest group usually hosts two lunch talks per year – 'Introduction to Anesthesia' & 'Subspecialties in Anesthesiology'. The lunch talks are often led by faculty members including our department Chair, Dr. Joseph Tobin, and AIG Faculty Mentor, Dr. Nicole Taylor. Wake’s AIG is greatly supported by our Anesthesia department which is committed to assisting medical students any way they can. To learn more about our program and wonderful Anesthesia department, please visit http://www.wakehealth.edu/Anesthesiology/.

Where Wake Medical Students Went - Match Results 2014

Congratulations to the 12 Wake Forest senior medical students who matched into Anesthesiology across the country! Here's a look at the residency programs they will be entering.  

 An Sandy 100
Sandy An
Vanderbilt
Anzola Saskia 100
Saskia Anzola
Wake Forest

Bergene James 100
James Bergene
Cornell
 Divers Jude 100
Jude Divers
U Mass
Jung Youn-Hoa 100
Youn-Hoa Jung
Johns Hopkins
McKee Zachary 100
Zachary McKee
Wake Forest

Pippit Laura 100
Laura Pippitt
Wake Forest
 Santi Annie 100
Annie Santi
U Penn
 Seif Joseph 100
Joseph Seif
UCLA
  Thilo Evan 100
Evan Thilo
OHSU
 Williamson Emily 100
  Emily Williamson
Wake Forest
 Whiteman Carolyn 100
 Carolyn Witman
U Florida

Upcoming Events 

  • American Society of Anesthesiology Annual Meeting held October 11th - 15th , 2014 in New Orleans. Medical Student Meet and Greet time and date: TBD
  • Anesthesia Interest Group Officer Elections - see results

Congratulations

Detore    

Congratulations to Greg Detore (Medical Student Class of 2013) who received the Medical Student Award for Excellence in Anesthesiology at Grand Rounds on April 24th. Congratulations Greg!

ASA Medical Student House of Delegates - 2012

Jay Morton-Howard and Evan Thilo participation in the American Society of Anesthesiology Medical Student House of Delegates, in Washington, DC, October 2012.

Morton-Howard

Jay Morton-Howard, 4th year medical student

I had the opportunity of attending the Medical Student House of Delegates at the ASA in Washington DC this year as a delegate. It was a great experience as a medical student, especially since I am going into anesthesia after graduation. There were also other students that were not yet sure of their path post medical school graduation. It was a great opportunity to interact and attend lectures of and meet new people from across the country, including medical students, residency program directors, and world renowned experts in anesthesia. It was a great opportunity to learn more of what the field of anesthesia has to offer and how you can become more involved no matter what level of training you are at. It is also an opportunity to network with different AIG groups to find out about workshops they may have at their schools that may be open to medical students from other schools. It was awesome and I plan to continue to attend this meeting in the future. 

 Evan Thilo

Evan Thilo, 4th year medical student

The ASA meeting was a terrific opportunity to be exposed to the anesthesiology community.  It was informative to hear about the major issues that anesthesiologists across the United States face in their daily practice and also at the political level.  I had a wonderful time meeting residents from all over the country and getting a unique head-to-head comparison of different residency programs I am considering.  Overall, the conference made it apparent why education and advocacy make up the mission of the American Society of Anesthesiologist.

 

 

 

 

Quick Reference

Anesthesiology Residency
Sherri Keith - Recruitment

Phone 336-716-4426
Fax 336-716-0934

skeith@wakehealth.edu

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