Emergency Medicine Interest Group EMIG

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Students who would like to explore a career in Emergency Medicine are encouraged to join the SIU Emergency Medicine Interest Group (EMIG).  This student interest group hosts various meetings dealing with an array of topics related to Emergency Medicine.  During the fall, EMIG hosts a “Welcome to Emergency Medicine” Meet and Greet and EM Faculty are available to answer any and all questions students may have about becoming an Emergency Medicine Physician.  The Group also plans several simulations and skills labs as well as advising sessions throughout the year to introduce or assist students in the following areas: chest tube insertion, central line placements, PEP assistance, Sub-I advice, and guidance with applying to residencies.  For more information, contact any of the EMIG officers listed below:

President: Alex Blunier
Vice President: Emily Drone
Secretary: Kyley Maxheimer
Community Outreach Coordinator: Elias Trace
EMRA Representative: Nida Khan
M3 Representatives: Maggie Armstrong and Elle Murray