The 2022 Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellows Conference

The 2022 PEM fellows Conference will be an in-person educational experience in Columbus, OH at the Hyatt Regency. The full conference schedule and materials are posted right here. Individuals presentations and materials where available are linked in the schedule below.

Check out the faculty that will be teaching and mentoring our fellows at this year’s conference!

Here are the updated research group assignments for Sunday April 3.

Nationwide Children’s has also shared this helpful “Welcome to Columbus” guide with lists of local restaurants, neighborhoods, and more!

Updated April 14, 2022

Saturday, April 2, 2022

4-7PMRegistrationDelaware Foyer
5:30-6:30PMCocktailsDelaware Foyer
Starting at 6:30PMDinner ReceptionDelaware
7-7:15PMIntroduction & Welcome – Susan Fuchs, MD, Charles Macias, MD, MPH, & Rachel Stanley, MD, MHSADelaware
7:15-7:25PMAmerican Academy of Pediatrics – Ron Paul, MDDelaware
7:25-7:35PMEmergency Medical Services for Children – Charles Macias, MD, MPHDelaware
7:35-8:35PMPlenary: Finding your passion and creating a timeline to accomplish your goals – Mary Clyde Pierce, MDDelawareEvaluation
8:35-9:35PMPlenary: Quality and Safety as a Career – Lalit Bajaj, MD, MPHDelawareEvaluation

Sunday, April 3, 2022

7-8AMBreakfast & Meet the FacultyDelaware
8-9AMPlenary: At the Intersection of Equity, Science and Social Justice: An Inflection Point for Organized Medicine – Joseph Wright, MD, MPHDelawareEvaluation


Session 1 – 9:15 – 10:30AM – Choose one session

Break – 10:30 – 10:45AM

Session 2 – 10:45AM – 12PM – Choose one session

How will your life be measured: What matters most in your future career?Christine Cho, MD, MPH, MEd & Joshua Nagler, MD, MHPEdFranklin AEvaluation
Getting the most from mentorshipDennis Durbin, MD, MSCE & Jennifer Muszynski, MD, MPHFranklin BEvaluation
You be the Editor: How to Evaluate Manuscripts
for Publication
Alex Kemper, MD, MPH, MS & Henry Wang, MD, MSFranklin CEvaluation
Scholarly Survey Studies: How to improve your survey study from inception to publicationTodd Chang, MD, MAcMFranklin DEvaluation


12 – 1:30PM in the Delaware Foyer

Research Sessions

1:30-3PM Session 1

3-3:30PM Break

3:30-6PM Session 2

Research Group assignments

Monday, April 4, 2022

7-8AMBreakfast & Meet the FacultyDelaware
8-9AMPlenary: How a Best Practice Becomes a Policy: The Role of Emergency Medicine Professional Organizations – Toni Gross, MD, MPHDelawareEvaluation


Session 1 – 9:15 – 10:30AM – Choose one session

Break – 10:30 – 10:45AM

Session 2 – 10:45AM – 12PM – Choose one session

Producing and sharing quality medical
educational videos

Nationwide Consent Materials
Krumm et al, Educ and Clinical Practice
Brad Sobolewski, MD, MEd, Maya Iyer, MD, MEd, Mike Patrick, MD, & Yamini Jadcherla, MDFranklin AEvaluation
Difficult Conversations: How not to avoid them!Javier Gonzalez del Rey, MD, MEdFranklin BEvaluation
How advocacy can shape your scholarly work productLeah Middelberg, MD, Lara McKenzie, PhD, MA, Laura Dattner, MA, & Tamar HaroFranklin CEvaluation
Risky Business: Risk Assessment and Decision Making in Pediatric Emergency MedicineRebekah Mannix, MD, MPH & Joshua Nagler, MD, MHPEdFranklin DEvaluation

Closing Plenary

12:15-1PMSharing new knowledge requires new methods: Research dissemination in the digital world – Brad Sobolewski, MD, MEd, Jason Woods, MD & James Gray, MB, BCh, BAODelawareEvaluation