20 in 6 Resident Lecture Competition
Application Process

20 in 6 ACEP

The next 20 in 6 Resident Lecture competition takes place at ACEP20 in Dallas, TX. Watch for details as they unfold here!

WHEN : October 2020 (Date TBD)

WHERE : Dallas, TX in conjunction with ACEP20

2020 20 in 6 Resident Lecturers

  • Sophia Gorgens, MD, Zucker SOM-Northwell LIJ
  • Rebecca Kreston, MD, University of Illinois Hospital - Chicago
  • Brian Sumner, MD, Mount Sinai Morningside - West
  • Katie VanNatta, DO, Midwestern University / Franciscan Health
  • Reginald Severe, MD, Boston Medical Center
  • Dan Keller, MD, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Zeinab Shafie-Khorassani, DO, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
  • Sarah Carpenter, MD, Boston Medical Center
  • Clementine Stowe-Daniel, DO, LSU Baton Rouge
  • Chelsea Ausman, MD, Carl R Darnall Army Medical Center
  • Jordan Lawson, DO, University of South Carolina at Greenville

2019 Winners

  • First Place: Tim Montrief - Jackson Memorial Hospital, “Breaking Bad: Harm Reduction in the E.D.”
  • Second Place: : Janel Paukovits - University Hospital, “Out of pocket, out of luck!”
  • Third Place: Madeline Brockberg - Boston Medical Center, “Do I Sound Like A Girl?”
View All 2019 Competitor Presentations

Fabulous Prizes


  • Must be a resident at the time of the live competition (4th year medical students may apply; graduating seniors are not eligible)
  • Must be an active EMRA member
  • You may apply if you were not selected as a speaker in previous years' competitions. Feel free to resubmit your previous topic or submit a new one

Sorry, if you were a speaker at last year’s event, you are not eligible to compete this year.

EMRA is unable to assist contestants with expenses to this competition.

Proposal Submission

  • Online submission form that includes a written summary of the proposed topic (less than 250 words) and up to three written objectives for the lecture
  • Letter of support from Program Director stating that the resident is available and able to travel to the ACEP20 competition if selected
  • Signed release waiver
  • You may submit as many applications as you’d like

Letter of support and photo release waiver can be submitted with your first application only; no need to submit copies with each subsequent application.

EMRA’s Education Committee members review and score applications.  Fifteen competitors will be elected to present at ACEP20.


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