Arlene S. Chung, MD, MACM, FACEP
Arlene Chung, MD, MACM, FACEP (@ArleneSujin) is the Residency Director at @Maimonides_EM, and the Chair of the ACEP Well-Being Committee. She also serves on the New York ACEP Board of Directors. She is the Editor-In-Chief of the EMRA Wellness Guide and has served as faculty for the EMRA Leadership Academy, EMRA Medical Student Symposium, and EMRA Health Policy Primer. As a nationally recognized speaker and educator, Dr. Chung has made advocating for physician wellness a central focus of her career though lectures, teaching, policy development, and creating sustainable solutions for the future.
Across multiple nominations, Dr. Chung was regarded as an influencer not only for her own accomplishments “but her ability to lift up those around her” with her “magnetic energy.” She cares deeply about her residents, wellness in EM, and is thought of as a “role model for women in medicine”. One nominator described Dr. Chung as “a gracious and charismatic person of integrity with an intellectual curiosity for the world around her.” She has inspired colleagues, residents, and students to chase and attain their dream jobs, achieve wellness in everyday practice, and stimulate change to enhance the medical world.EM Resident Articles and Publications
Over 400 applications were reviewed by the selection committee, comprised of Steven J. Stack, MD, MBA, FACEP, Zach Jarou, MD, Omar Z. Maniya, MD, MBA, Hannah Hughes, MD, MBA, Ven Subramanyam, MD, Erin Karl, MD, and Jazmyn Shaw.
The selection committee was blinded to EMRA and/or ACEP membership status. Care was taken to ensure both a diverse applicant pool and awardee group. For any questions, contact Cathey Wise at firstname.lastname@example.org
Aug 30, 2019
Alin Gragossian, DO, MPH
Resiliency has a face: In less than 12 months, Alin Gragossian went from being a busy resident planning for a critical care fellowship to being a heart transplant recipient. Then, mere days before resuming “life after transplant” with a return to shifts, her residency program at Hahnemann University Hospital disintegrated
Aug 30, 2019
Andy Little, DO
FOAMed star Andy Little tackles topics from every spectrum of EM. When he’s not teaching on shift you can find him planning weekly conference at Doctors Hospital, podcasting for the show EM Over Easy (one he co-founded in 2016), planning a conference (ALL Ohio EM Conference, CORD, ACOEP, etc.), and mentoring the folks from EMRA*Cast.